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Learning Bootstrap 4 - Second Edition

By : Matt Lambert
Book Image

Learning Bootstrap 4 - Second Edition

By: Matt Lambert

Overview of this book

Bootstrap, the most popular front-end framework built to design elegant, powerful, and responsive interfaces for professional-level web pages has undergone a major overhaul. Bootstrap 4 introduces a wide range of new features that make front-end web design even simpler and exciting. In this gentle and comprehensive book, we'll teach you everything that you need to know to start building websites with Bootstrap 4 in a practical way. You'll learn about build tools such as Node, Grunt, and many others. You'll also discover the principles of mobile-first design in order to ensure your pages can fit any screen size and meet the responsive requirements. Learn to play with Bootstrap's grid system and base CSS to ensure your designs are robust and that your development process is speedy and efficient. Then, you'll find out how you can extend your current build with some cool JavaScript Plugins, and throw in some Sass to spice things up and customize your themes. This book will make sure you're geared up and ready to build amazingly beautiful and responsive websites in a jiffy.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Learning Bootstrap 4 - Second Edition
About the Author
About the Reviewer
Free Chapter
Introducing Bootstrap 4

Browser support

Before we jump into the component details, let's review the new browser support. If you are currently running on version 3 and support some older browsers, you may need to adjust your support level when migrating to Bootstrap 4. For desktop browsers, Internet Explorer version 8 support has been dropped. The new minimum Internet Explorer version that is supported is version 9.

In terms of mobiles, iOS version 6 support has been dropped. The minimum iOS supported is now version 7. The Bootstrap team has also added support for Android v5.0 Lollipop's browser and WebView. Earlier versions of the Android Browser and WebView are not officially supported by Bootstrap.