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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

Letting cards take up space with the .flex-wrap and .col classes

In this recipe, we will look at the power of applying helper classes to flex containers in combination with using the Flexbox grid on the flex items, in order to create a fully responsive Flexbox grid of Bootstrap components. This grid is very versatile and allows us to create wonderful responsive designs on the fly. Bootstrap now delivers even more on its promise of the fast layout of web pages with the simple use of predefined classes in its HTML markup. In this recipe, we will see how easy it is to set up a Flexbox-enabled layout.

Getting ready

To get started with the recipe, we will first inspect a completed recipe. Navigate to chapter8complete/app/ and run harp server. Then, preview the completed recipe at localhost:9000/recipe08-02. You should see a simple layout with eight card components, lined up in rows as per the available screen size.

If you resize the browser, you will be able to see that the cards always take up...