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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

Wrapping text around rounded images

In this recipe, we will align text around images using default Bootstrap classes with the addition of the shape-outside CSS property. With shape-outside, we can change the shape of a float area for a floated element, from a square into a circle or even a polygon.


For advanced uses of the shape-outside property, check out the Adobe Brackets editor extension at

Getting ready

Navigate to the recipe6 page of the chapter 3 website, and preview the final result that we are trying to achieve. To get this look, we are combining Bootstrap's default .float-*, .img-fluid and .rounded-circle classes, with our custom .wrap-text-around, .circle-placed-right, and .circle-placed-left classes. We will create this look from the empty files readily available in our chapter3-start folder.

How to do it...

  1. Navigate to chapter3/start/app/recipe7.ejs and add the following code to the currently empty file: