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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

Integrating Bootstrap 4 with React

In this recipe, we will integrate Bootstrap 4 with React. To do this, we will use the create-react-app repository, available at

We will also use the reactstrap project, as it has been built to use Bootstrap 4 as React components today. You can check out the project at

Getting ready

To preview the completed recipe, go to chapter12/complete/recipe1 and open the index.html file in your browser. In order to get to this finished result, we need to use the create-react-app repository.

Navigate to The reason to use this repository is simple, as explained in the repository description: Create React apps with no build configuration. Working with React this way removes a layout of complexity, which allows us to achieve the goal of using Bootstrap 4 with this framework that much simpler.

Go to the Getting Started section at