General LESS CSS Tutorials
LESS is a great way to make writing and maintaining CSS easier. LESS is a CSS pre-processor, and provides the ability to create variables and functions. This helps to save time when creating stylesheets.
These tutorials will show how to create stylesheets using the LESS language and to use it on your website. To view a tutorial, simply click on the tutorial’s title or on the preview image.
This is a tutorial made by the Gantry in adding a custom style sheet using CSS and less.js. This is a step-by-step tutorial teaching how to add custom CSS file, and adding custom rules and properties.
This is a tutorial made by Christopher Gimmer on how to customize the default Bootstrap style the right way using CSS and less.js. The tutorial includes adding a custom style sheet and applying customs styles.
This is a tutorial made by Chris Coyier on what CSS preprocessor language to ues, comparing Sass and Less. The tutorial shows the capability of both languages in helping with CSS3, language ability in logics and loops, website niceitude, variable handling, working with media queries, and the @extend concept.
This is a tutorial made by Thoriq Firdaus in designing a slick menu navigation bar with less CSS. The tutorial includes less text editor, html markup, less styling, and color scheme level.
This is a tutorial made by David Paquette in refactoring CSS with less in visual studio web essentials using CSS and less.js. The tutorial shows procedures defining color variables, adding functions, and extracting a file.
This is a tutorial made by David East in transferring CSS to less when building a website with startup framework using less.js and CSS language. This ia a video tutorial that teaches how to code a website (Startup Framework) using LESS for simpler, leaner CSS.
This is a tutorial made by Anthony Killeen in order to learn to use LESS using CSS and less.js. This include codes for the variables, mixins, color functions, nested rules, and for the operations and measurements.
This is a tutorial made by Pierre Fritsch of We Are Cube in dealing with LESS to CSS with Grunt.js using less.js and CSS. This include codes that shows how the grunt.js manages the files.
This is a tutorial published on PageLines about using and implementing Less.js. The demo includes codes for the variables, mixins, nested rules, functions and operations, and DMS variables.
CSS Web Design Resources
These CSS resources will help you write stylesheets for your website quicker and easier.
Parallax Web Design
Parallax website design moves one part of your website at a different speed than the rest of your page. This often creates a 3D-like effect, adding depth and interest to your webpage design. The resources, including themes, tutorials, and examples, are designed to help you build a website with parallax scrolling.
Website Theme Resources
Website themes are an easy to create a great website quickly. They provide a beginning point for you to build your websites, giving you layout, code, and functionality to work with. These resources are made to help you find the right theme to help you start building your website.
Our comprehensive, analytical research into the website theme industry, focusing on trends and major changes affecting website designers and website theme customers.
Our Fall, 2014 Theme Forest Analysis Report shows a major shift in the theme marketplace. The empirical assesment of Theme Forest over a 28 month period indicates a series of interesting trends and patterns.
Our assement of the popularity of parallax scrolling in website themes published on Theme Forest shows that parallax design elements are an increasingly popular trend.
How to find WordPress and Drupal themes licensed under the GNU Public License. These themes offer increased freedom and the ability to use your theme on multiple sites.
These themes are built for use with the Drupal content management system. Drupal is wonderful and quite popular for business websites.
Themes for creating parallax-scrolling 3D-depth-like effects and animations as visitors scroll down a page.
Themes built for making professionally designed portfolios.
Themes built for making small, medium, and large business websites.