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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


In this chapter, we will set up a website that will hold all the aforementioned recipes. Each recipe will be a link in that website's navbar's dropdown. The structure for the complete website, with all the recipes included, is available in the code for this chapter. To preview this structure, navigate to the chapter3/app folder, and run the harp server command from the console. Then, click on the about link in the navbar. The about page lists all the files and folders in this chapter's code.

Looking at the code structure for this chapter, it is important to note the most important parts.

The app folder comprises all the recipes' files. The app folder has the following subfolders and files:

  • css (created by the grunt sass command)
  • js (copied by the grunt copy command)
  • partial (this folder holds the following partial files:_js.ejs and _nav.ejs, called by _layout.ejs)
  • www (compiled by the harp compile and/or harp server commands)
  • about.ejs (holds the file tree overview)
  • index.ejs
  • recipe1...