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My CSS Styles Aren’t Applying on the Front End, Help!

If you’ve ever added CSS styles to a website and found they just aren’t applying on the front end, then you’ve likely got a parsing error. This guide can help you determine where the parsing error is coming from and how to fix it. For this How To, I created a child theme of the …

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How to Navigate Dev Tools to fix CSS issues

Use Dev Tools to fix CSS issues like grabbing nested HTML, locating inherited styles, and the stylesheets the style is coming from. Analyze and adjust the CSS properties of any element within the browser window to see how it will look. Find and calculate the box properties of an HTML element visually. This guide can …

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Biggest CSS Mistakes To Avoid

Whether you’re working with the latest version of a language, a new framework, or trying to make your product work with someone’s code, to be able to scale, you need a solid foundation.

Poor CSS practices will always create a faulty foundation and trying to build from that will ultimately crumble your efforts. Learn to avoid these mistakes and how to fix them when you find them.

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