Taking Flight with Tailwind CSS

May 01, 2020

Presented by Oliver Davies

An introduction to utility class and component based styling, and how to soar with Tailwind CSS.

Things we’ll cover:

Advantages and disadvantages to utility based styling and Tailwind.
How to install Tailwind and add it to your build process using tools such as Symfony Encore and Laravel Mix.
How to configure and customise Tailwind for your project.
How to promote repeating classes into re-usable components for better maintainability.
Strategies to control the file size, and using external tools like PurgeCSS.
Also, if time allows:

How to extend Tailwind and add extra classes with community written plugins.
How to write and test your own custom plugins.


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