2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Kicking Sass: How to Write CSS in a PostCSS World

Tuesday, March 15
9:30AM - 1:30PM

JW Marriott
Salon B
110 E 2nd St

For years, front-end developers have turned to preprocessors like Sass and CoffeeScript to fill in the gaps in native CSS and JavaScript. Although these tools have transformed and enhanced the way we write code, they've also forced us to work in nonstandard syntaxes, bouncing from one compiler to the next as we try to find the perfect build process. But what if there's a better way? Learn how postprocessors and transpilers can revolutionize your code and workflow. If the idea of writing proposed CSS4 and ES7 code today without compromising browser support sounds crazy, you're in for a surprise.


Hashtags: #sxsw #kicksass


Aaron Ladage at SXSW

Aaron Ladage

UI Engineer


Aaron Ladage is a UI engineer for DEG in Kansas City. He's the creator of inputtypes.com, a form input and onscreen keyboard testing utility, and has been a selected speaker at several prominent de...

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