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Bootstrap 4 Cookbook

By : Ajdin Imsirovic
Book Image

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 a transparent navbar on a darker background

In this recipe, we continue using a customized version of the navbar used on the official Bootstrap 4 website. This recipe will result in a completely different look based on the HTML structure that is almost the same as in the previous recipes in this chapter. To achieve this, we will be relying heavily on SCSS.

Getting ready

To get ready for this recipe, search for the scss folder inside the bower_components/bootstrap folder. We will take some bits and pieces from the code in this folder and override its behavior to get the desired effect.

How to do it…

  1. Open chapter5/start/main.scss and comment out all the @import statements except the one that pertains to this recipe:
@import "./bower_components/bootstrap/scss/bootstrap.scss";
@import "./bower_components/bootstrap/scss/_mixins.scss";
@import "./bower_components/font-awesome/scss/font-awesome.scss";
@import "./bower_components/hover/scss/hover.scss";

// @import "recipe05-01.scss";
// @import...