Why Is Vertical Rhythm An Important Typography Practice? — By Zell Liew

“Whenever I mention that I don’t use CSS preprocessors I tend to get strange looks from people who cannot imagine writing CSS without Sass.”

“If I’m going to write css, I want it to be reusable. If someone isn’t going to reuse it – it seems pretty useless.”

“Imagine a library with no books, instead being filled to the gills with fortune cookie fortunes. That are tied with strings to each other.”

“After digging deep into Vertical Rhythm and baseline grids, I feel that it’s not important to push pixels and make text sit on a baseline grid.”