DEV Community


Discussion on: Why you should Stop using CSS Frameworks

athomsfere profile image
Austin French

But many new developers also get thrown into the deep-end of a full stack.

When it comes to data integrity, solid business logic, a good view (HTML, Js) and CSS, writing custom CSS when something like bootstrap does most of it OoB... Choosing to write your own is potentially the least important and impactful to the product owner and technical leads. I'd agree with them most of the time too. Far too often the CSS is the worst written 'code' of an application. Where I go from "This site looks pretty good" to "Holy hell, how is this maintained?"