I have built or maintained a number of custom WordPress themes over the last few years and I’m big on making testing/validation as easy as possible. I’ve had some experience with unit testing through my Symfony and Python work and I wanted to do the same with WordPress. However, testing the look and feel of a website doesn’t easily fall within the scope of unit tests. When I first heard people talking about style guides, it felt like an intriguing and natural solution to this problem… But how to make use of it?
I get a geeky sense of enjoyment from finding uses for HTML’s
dl element. I think part of it comes from my desire to categorize and describe things. There are 2 variations on the same use case that I typically come across. Continue reading