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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

Replacing the Default Styles in Angular 2 QuickStart with Bootstrap 4 CDN CSS

While React is the V in MVC, Angular is a full-blown framework. In this recipe, we will first take a look at how to install Angular 2 on our system using npm, and then we'll take a look at how to incorporate Bootstrap 4 CDN styles.

Getting ready

To get ready, we will visit the QuickStart guide, from the official documentation, which can be found at There are a couple of prerequisites that we need to satisfy, namely that we use Node version 6.9.x or greater and NPM version 3.x.x.

To check the versions we are using, we need to run the following commands in our console:

node -v; 
npm -v


If you need to have multiple versions of Node installed on your machine, you may look into Node Version Manager (NVM). For more information, visit

How to do it...

  1. First, we will install Angular CLI. Note that the command that follows will install a lot of npm...