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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

Breakpoint-dependent switching of flex direction on card components

In this recipe, we will ease into using the flexbox grid in Bootstrap 4 with a simple example of switching the flex-direction property. To achieve this effect, we will use a few helper classes to enable the use of Flexbox in our recipe. To get acquainted with the way Flexbox works in Bootstrap, check out the official documentation at .

Getting ready

To get started with the recipe, let's first get an idea of what we will make. Navigate to chapter8complete/app/ and run harp server. Then, preview the completed recipe at localhost:9000/recipe08-01. You should see a simple layout with four card components lined up horizontally.

Now, resize the browser, either by changing the browser's window width or by pressing F12 (which will open developer tools and allow you to narrow down the viewport by adjusting the size of developer tools). At a certain breakpoint (md, i.e. the medium...