Posted by: Adam Jenkin
We have just completed an exciting project for the Scottish Youth Hostel Association. Their website which used to run on Alterian CMC (formerly Immediacy), now is powered by Umbraco!
This was an absolutely perfect candidate for an Umbraco website migration. Other than being a great CMS for Immediacy customers to migrate too, the project gave us the opportunity to use some of the great add-ons from the Umbraco Community. Here is just a few that really made the job much easier for us.
For a little while now, we’ve been looking into ways to improve our frontend build speed, scalability and maintainability. One of the ways we hope to achieve this is by adopting a CSS precompiler. After reading a couple of online articles, mostly the comparison between LESS and SASS, we chose the latter. I personally feel it offers a solution which is more in line with my own perceptions as well as being entirely suited to our needs.
What’s Sass / what’s the point?