Applications and Tools

Improve Your CSS Workflow With Hammer for Mac


Hammer for Mac is an application which assists in the development of static websites. It has many features to improve your workflow, but today we're specifically going to take a look at what it can do for our CSS.

Hammer Time

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Hammer really can change the way you approach static website builds. If you enjoyed this Quick Tip and would like to learn more of Hammer's features, take a look at Building Static Websites with Hammer for OS X, a complete screencast course on Tuts+ Premium!

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