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The "Base & Layout" Lesson is part of the full, Scalable Modular Architecture for CSS (SMACSS) course featured in this preview video. Here's what you'd learn in this lesson:
Categorization begins with base styles. Base styles typically include your element selectors and CSS resets or normalize styles. On top of the base styles are the layout styles which include the major containing elements like header, sidebar and main content.