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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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I learned 3 things using CSS Grid + Flexbox for a standard site.

Learning different CSS Layout types and how they work within a document are invaluable skills. This short article walks through a little experiment I did when i was testing my beginner knowledge of using CSS Grid and Flex-box together to build a responsive web page.

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Using The Media Query for Printable Web Pages

How to Use the Print Media Query & When When would I even need this? I actually had to style the e-commerce pages of a site recently because the site needs to allow its customers the ability to print out a nice and neat receipt page. Just like with all projects, consider what your client’s …

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