I write in LESSCSS because I find it’s nesting so much eaiser to read. While creating a theme, I never compile during, it’s too annoying, instead I have a on/off toggle for using
.LESS file or
In the snippet I made the toggle
WP_DEBUG, which should be on while you develop, but if you’re developing in a network it’s eaiser to use a global veriable from
Furthermore if you are using LESSCSS and are developing/maintaining a lot of WordPress themes, I highly suggest making a shortcut for LESSCSS in bash:
So all you have to do is type
less when you’re in the theme directory. If you’re not comfortable with terminal, I’ve written about a PHP LESSCSS Compiler.