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Mastering Sass by Luke Watts

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Typography with Compass

In the last chapter we looked at how we could use Sass to help us implement a way of changing our entire typography style based on which font family we wanted to use. It may not be something that is necessary or useful in the majority of projects, but it allowed us to look at using Sass to solve a particular problem.

Compass, on the other hand, is designed to give us the tools and design patterns we need to overcome many of the common problems that we face on most of our web designs. Compass offers helpers that can be employed to tackle unique problems. Compass includes functions to help solve complex math problems, or accessibility issues with its color contrast and text functions. However, Compass also helps us solve complex ...

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