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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

Creating a Navbar with Icons and Flexbox

In this recipe, we will create a wonderful navbar. It will have large icons as links. The text to describe the icons will be placed below each icon. The icons used will be Font Awesome.

Getting ready

To get ready for this recipe, preview the completed navbar in chapter5/complete/recipe05 folder. Run the hard server and preview the navbar in your browser. Resize the browser window to see the behavior of the navbar. On smaller resolutions, click the toggle menu button to see the positioning of navbar links.

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 "recipe05-02.scss";
// @import "recipe05...