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CSS Selectors in Depth

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Cascading style sheet (CSS) selectors are the glue that connects styling to HTML content. Understanding how they work enables a developer to write more semantic markup and keeps styling modular for better project maintenance.

In this course, we will start with basic selectors and work our way through more complex classification of selectors, explaining common use cases along the way. Finally, we’ll look at how selectors can be combined and how selector specificity can create some common problems.

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    What did you like about this course?

    Some details has be omitted, but despite that, I found it straight to the point, clear, and definitely useful. Even for an experienced developer, it's possible to find a couple of geems. Very well done. Thanks Garth.

    Patrick G
    2 years ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Very clear, enjoyable upbeat rhythm!

    egghead.io@qosenergy.com
    2 years ago
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    What would make this course a 7 for you?

    i liked the course as it helped me understand the selectors more

    Aarathi
    2 years ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    really good just lack of explanations for some points (n+4,-n+4 for nth-child)

    Yannick
    2 years ago
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    What did you like about this course?

    Great refresher course thank you

    momin khalil
    3 years ago
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    How will you use what you learned from this course?

    Would had like you to explain what BEM css is, or when do you use "," to concat classes, spaces or ~ Had to google about this stuff to really understand it, The rest is great! Thanks a lot for sharing!

    Augusto Camiletti
    3 years ago

Course Content

34m • 8 lessons

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