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Extending Bootstrap by Christoffer Niska

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Customizing your theme

The easiest way to customize a theme is to override its styles. It is preferable that you use Google Chrome because of its outstanding Developer Tools, but you are free to use any tool that you feel comfortable with. However, the examples in this book use Chrome developer tools, so it may be easier to follow if you use this as well. Perform the following steps to customize your theme:

  1. Start by opening your browser and toggle the developer tools by pressing F12 on Windows or Alt + Command + C on OS X. You should see something like the following screenshot:
    Customizing your theme
  2. Before you start overriding styles, let us take a quick look at the developer ...

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