How to Optimize CSS for Dreamweaver


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Optimizing CSS with Dreamweaver

Throughout this title, we've talked about writing clean, organized styles that make it easier to maintain and troubleshoot your code. While this makes our styles easier for us to read, it also tends to make them a little larger than they need to be. To save file size, many designers optimize their CSS before deploying it by stripping out comments and removing white space. This can cut your styles and file size almost in half. And it can produce serious savings in bandwidth for larger sites. Let's take a look at some of the options that we have for optimizing our CSS before deploying it on our site.

So I have the main.css, and if I take a look over in the Files panel I can see that our main.css is 20K, which you know that's not that big, but if enough requests are made over the course of a day, that can take up some bandwidth. So what I want to do is change some of my formatting settings here in Dreamweaver. Now we will notice that we got over 1,000 lines of code, over 1,100 b...

Optimizing CSS with Dreamweaver
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Optimizing CSS with Dreamweaver provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Managing CSS in Dreamweaver

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