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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

Adding any number of columns with Flexbox

In this recipe, we will see how to add an arbitrary number of columns with Flexbox. This means we no longer have to stick to the 12-column grid. This simple recipe will show the fundamental paradigm shift that the Flexbox model brings to front-end development.

Getting ready

Before you start with this recipe, preview the completed page by running the harp server command inside the chapter8/completed/app folder. To see the recipe itself, point your browser to localhost:9000/recipe08-03. Try resizing the browser to see the behavior of the completed Flexbox grid.

How to do it…

  1. Open the file titled recipe08-03.ejs add the following code in it:
 .col {
 flex-grow: 0;
<div class="container">
 <h2 class="mt-5">Recipe 08-03: Adding Any Number of Columns with Flexbox</h2>
 <p class="mt-4">In this recipe we will look at using the flexbox grid to create layouts that were not possible in earlier versions of...