CSS Compress takes your CSS scripts, compresses the large and unnecessarily large CSS rules into the smaller code fragments and helps in minimizing the size of the cod considerably.
Why Do You Need to Minify Your CSS Code?
This tool is very simple to use. All you need to do is copy and paste your CSS code in the given box, and click the “Compress Now” button.
How CSS Minification is Helpful
Minification of the CSS code is a process which removes the unnecessary characters from the code which are not required for its execution.
The process of minifying helps in removing the:
- White Space Characters
- New Line Characters
- Block Delimiters
These elements which are removed by the minification are required to enhance the readability of the code by humans, but do not affect the execution of the code, as the machine does not read these characters or uses them. Minifying is one of the underlying requirements for the interpreted languages such as CSS.
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CSS Codes, when written by the developers are written in a way that they are easy to read for the humans, and that’s why they contain may elements which make them readable aren’t useful for the execution. Our CSS compressor effectively removes all those elements, and keeps the vital lines of codes which are mandatory for its execution to make the code smaller.
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