The groundwork has already been laid. Reduce your custom theming time by using a Drupal-specific front-end framework with a powerful layout engine and sensible generic style defaults.
Use the starter theme as is, as a theme with simplistic/minimalistic design, or as a base theme for faster theme development. It is friendly to site builders as well as configurable to more advanced users.
Here are the key features of Groundwork 3.x:
- Typography using modular scale.
- Flexible grid system with 12 columns as default.
- Responsive design (mobile-first) with configurable breakpoints. Defaults to 600, 992 and 1200
- Modular. Enable or disable components you do not need.
- Choice between semantic markup with separation of style with content or class-based design.
- 16 regions for unlimited block placement and layout options.
- Optimized typography for all standard elements
- Supports both sidebars.
- Powerful layout engine provides unlimited layout possibilities
- Collection of preset CSS classes, mixins and style bundles.
- Collection of preset skin colors.
- Tons of configurable options in theme settings page.
- An empty starter stylesheet
- and many more.