July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Jen Kramer

Jen Kramer
Lecturer, Harvard University Extension School

Website | @jen4web

For more than a dozen years, Jen Kramer has been educating clients, colleagues, friends and graduate students about the meaning of a “quality website.” Jen develops sites that are functional, usable, accessible, and supportive of business and marketing goals. Since 2000, she has built websites in a freelance capacity and as part of an agency.

Jen is a lynda.com author with 24 published titles, including the popular Up and Running with Bootstrap 3, Web Semantics, and Joomla 3.3 Essentials: Working with Content. She has written two books published by Wrox Press (a division of Wiley), Joomla! Start to Finish: How to Plan, Execute, and Maintain Your Web Site, and Joomla 24-Hour Trainer. Jen currently offers courses through Harvard Extension School and National University. She is also available for individual private tutoring, customized classroom training, and consulting. Jen earned a BS in biology at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MS in internet strategy management at the Marlboro College Graduate School.


1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, 07/21/2015
Design D137/138
Jen Kramer (Harvard University Extension School)
Sass, the CSS preprocessor, is increasingly an important tool for creating websites. In this tutorial, you'll learn the basics of structuring your Sass files, creating variables, writing if/else statements, working with mixins, and more. Read more.