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Michelle Barker

Michelle Barker

Michelle is a Lead Front End Developer at Atomic Smash, author of front-end blog CSS { In Real Life }, and a Mozilla Tech Speaker She has written articles for CSS Tricks, Smashing Magazine, and Web Designer Magazine, to name a few. She enjoys experimenting with new CSS features and helping others learn about them.

CSS Custom Properties

Thursday, 17th – 11:05 AM

Custom Properties are a great way to give our CSS superpowers! Not only can they help us write more concise, maintainable code, they also bestow upon us the ability to get truly creative with CSS.

In this talk we’ll walk through some tips and tricks for using custom properties to improve our workflow, as well as some practical (and less practical!) examples of them in use. It’s CSS, but not as we know it