SitePoint: Live Q&A with Miriam
I did a live Q&A at SitePoint back in August. We talked about customizing Susy for your needs, why you might not need a grid system, other tools I’m working on, and how to select or build your own toolkits.
It was a wild two-hours of typing as fast as I could, and hoping to sound intelligent. Thanks for asking the questions!
“To be clear: now that we have border-box sizing, grid math can be much simpler. Complex math is only required if you are using margin-based gutters. Move your gutters into padding, and the math is simple. That’s why I don’t use Susy (or any grid system) much any more.
percentage(1/5)works great in Sass - and flexbox takes care of the rest.”
You can also check out the summary — but it leaves out some good bits.
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