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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

Preparing a static server with Bootstrap 4, Harp, and Grunt

In this recipe, we will set up a static server with the help of Harp (available at We will use Grunt to set up the foundation for tasks to be run, and we will start with the grunt-contrib-copy, grunt-contrib-sass, and grunt-watch tasks. We will use Bootstrap 4 source code mainly because of its partial Sass files to begin with. This first recipe in this chapter will be the foundation for all the other recipes in this chapter. Hopefully, you will be able to appreciate the power that the combination of these technologies brings when joined with the Cloud9 web-based IDE.


This recipe is relatively long. If you just want to get up and run as fast as possible, you can skip the setup listed in this recipe and just clone the GitHub repository with all the files set up for you, at

To get started quickly, look at the available in the repository...