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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

Extending the blockquote styles with Sass

In this recipe, we will show how to extend the blockquote styles using Sass. To make this work, we will have to rely both on the @include for main-03-04.scss and the @include for main-03-05.scss. Also, since we are overriding Bootstrap variables, our @include element for this recipe has to be added before the addition of the Bootstrap SCSS files.

Getting ready

Navigate to the recipe5 page of the chapter 3 website, and preview the final result that we are trying to achieve. To get this look, we need to override several SCSS variables from Bootstrap 4, as well as declare a new variable to be used in the box-shadow effect applied around the blockquote element.

How to do it...

  1. Open main-03-05.scss and add the following code to it:
      FROM _type.scss, line 110:

      .blockquote {
       padding: ($spacer / 2) $spacer;
       margin-bottom: $spacer;
       font-size: $blockquote-font-size;
       border-left: $blockquote-border-width solid $blockquote...