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Bootstrap 4 Cookbook

By : Ajdin Imsirovic
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Bootstrap 4 Cookbook

By: Ajdin Imsirovic

Overview of this book

Bootstrap, one of the most popular front-end frameworks, is perfectly built to design elegant, powerful, and responsive interfaces for professional-level web pages. It supports responsive design by dynamically adjusting your web page layout. Bootstrap 4 is a major update with many impressive changes that greatly enhance the end results produced by Bootstrap. This cookbook is a collection of great recipes that show you how to use all the latest features of Bootstrap to build compelling UIs. This book is using the most up-to-date version of Bootstrap 4 in all its chapters. First off, you will be shown how you can leverage the latest core features of Bootstrap 4 to create stunning web pages and responsive media. You will gradually move on to extending Bootstrap 4 with the help of plugins to build highly customized and powerful UIs. By the end of this book, you will know how to leverage, extend, and integrate bootstrap to achieve optimal results for your web projects.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Title Page
About the Author
About the Reviewer
Customer Feedback

Making Jekyll blog-aware

In this recipe, we will make Jekyll blog-aware. To do this, we need to set up our posts. The way that Jekyll works is, it allows us to add posts inside a partial folder titled _posts. This folder was automatically created for us when we ran the jekyll new command.

Next, we need to create our files, using either the markdown or the HTML file extension. While markdown can be described as a simplified HTML format, one wonderful thing about using it is that the code inside can be HTML, at least in Jekyll. Jekyll will compile markdown files that have HTML inside of them without issues. That is why we will be using markdown files for our posts.

Jekyll posts also need to follow another convention--a naming convention. This naming convention is what allows Jekyll to be blog-aware. Each post in Jekyll needs to have the YYYY-MM-DD-title-of-post.markdown structure. Alternatively, you can use YYYY-MM-DD-title-of-post.html, but as already explained, we will use the first option...