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Bootstrap 4 Site Blueprints by Ian Whitley, David Cochran, Bass Jobsen

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Chapter 1. Getting Started with Bootstrap

Bootstrap's popularity as a front-end web development framework is easy to understand. It provides a palette of user-friendly, cross-browser, tested solutions for most standard UI conventions. Its ready-made, community-tested, combination of HTML markup, CSS styles, and JavaScript plugins greatly accelerates the task of developing a frontend web interface, and it yields a pleasing result out of the gate. With the fundamental elements quickly in place, we can customize the design on top of a solid foundation.

Bootstrap uses Grunt for its CSS and JavaScript build system, and Jekyll for the written documentation. Grunt is a JavaScript task runner for Node.js. Other tools and technologies can also be used to ...

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