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HTML5 Boilerplate Web Development by Divya Manian

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Asking for help

Now that we have seen what these files are and where to get them from, it's important that you are familiar with how to ask for help and, most importantly, where. Do remember that most of the maintainers of the HTML5 Boilerplate project work on it in their free time. The more you spend time being specific about what you want help with, the faster and better they will be able to help you. Here is how to ask for help:

  • Isolate the problem: What is the exact issue? Use dabblet.com, codepen.io, jsfiddle.net, or jsbin.com to create a test case that reproduces the issue with least markup, style, and script. Most of the time the act of doing so will, in itself, have you find what the issue is.
  • If you can reproduce this issue and isolate ...

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