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Mobile First Bootstrap by Alexandre Magno

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Chapter 1. Bootstrap 3.0 is Mobile First

Twitter Bootstrap framework's upcoming version is Mobile First. This milestone is not just technical, it's strategic. It follows the current paradigm of design for the Web. It's a design for the future.

But why Mobile First? Why did Bootstrap completely change its course from Desktop First to Mobile First to get into this new way to develop more suitable websites and web applications? Why did the most popular frontend framework embrace this change at a time when responsive web design is continuously growing with better suited and standard techniques such as media-queries, fluid layout, and JavaScript on demand?

Mobile browsers are increasing support for the brand new HTML5 and CSS3, with the philosophy to ...

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