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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 col-* classes work

In this recipe, we will only use the default Bootstrap 4 classes to demonstrate some basic gotchas related to the default, non-flexbox-enabled grid. Practically, this means that we will not even have to touch any CSS, as all the styling will be set through the class attributes in the appropriate HTML elements.

Getting ready

To follow the recipe easier, refer to the code provided with the book (folder: chapter02-06 of the codebase).

How to do it...

  1. Let's add all the files we'll use in this recipe:
      touch app/partial/_chapter-02-06-html.ejs app/partial/_recipe02-
      06-css.ejs main-02-06.scss
  1. Add the following code to app/partial/_chapter-02-06-html.ejs:
      <div class="container-fluid">
       <div class="row bg-inverse m-4 p-4 lead">
       <div class="col-md-6 bg-success p-3 text-white">This div takes  
       up 6 of 12 columns above the <code>md</code> breakpoint. Below  
       the <code>md</code> breakpoint, it stacks...