Style Guides: Why I love them

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September 18, 2013

Style Guides: Why I love them

A talk given at RefreshPDX on how I came to love style guides and why I think they are an essential part of a site or application.

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Susan Robertson

September 18, 2013
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    How I define style guide: ‣Not a brand guideline ‣A

    living document ‣Made with the site/application code ‣You could also call it a pattern library
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    ASK

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    Code Benefits ‣Find inconsistencies early in the project ‣Cleaner HTML

    and CSS ‣Easier testing cross browser ‣Performance improvements from reusing code
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