Tools and Workflow

With the growth of responsive design, there has also been an increase in the time it takes to develop a web site; the reason being that there are many more variables to take into account during development of a web site. With this in mind, it is increasingly important to find ways to optimize our workflow to enable us to save time in other areas of development. Alongside the growth of responsive design there has also been a growth in front-end tools, which enable us to write code more efficiently.

This chapter will look at:

  1. Knowing your command line
  2. Version control with Git
  3. CSS preprocessors
  4. Bower
  5. Grunt
  6. Gulp
  7. Scaffolding ...

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