Twitter Bootstrap Grid Tutorial

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Our last post gave us a a great overview of Bootstraps 12 Column Grid. Now we can take a closer look at the Grid System and begin making our own rows and cells. In the past we were forced to make use of tables and divs with all kinds of problems in getting elements to get accurately placed on the page. Bootstrap makes it easy by giving us the ability to simply divide the width of the page into 12 grids so we can use any combination of numeric cell assignments so long as the sum of the numbers is equal to 12.…

Twitter Bootstrap 12 Column Grid

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The foundation of the Twitter Bootstrap framework is its Grid System. The Grid has been rewritten from the ground up in Bootstrap 3. All of the overall layout and screen adaption that takes place in your responsive design is handled by the Grid. It seems very easy in theory, but there are really a lot of details involved with how the Grid operates in the Bootstrap Framework.…

Create a Twitter Bootstrap Page

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We are moving forward and onward! We now have a good grasp of the Twitter Bootstrap File Structure, now we get to start having some fun. We do want to actually create some new designs with this great framework! The prior lesson helped us become familiar with how to get our own copy of Twitter Bootstrap, unzip the package, install the files, and examine those files to determine their purpose and meaning.…

Install Twitter Bootstrap

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Now that we know what Twitter Bootstrap is, let’s go ahead and dig deeper in to the framework so we can make use of all it has to offer. There is a little bit of setup involved, but it is fairly easy to get up and running, even for newcomers to HTML and Web Design. A few things we’ll need to cover include downloading your very own copy of the framework, becoming familiar with the structure and layout of the file system, including the Bootstrap CSS into our website, and finally adding the needed Javascript to our website.…

What Is Twitter Bootstrap?

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We’ve covered a little bit about the Twitter Bootstrap Framework here at Vegibit already, but now we’re ready for a deep dive. It’s time to really dig in by way of a series. In this first post of the series, we’ll get right into what bootstrap is, who uses it, what’s new, and the pros and cons of UI frameworks. Let’s Jump In!


What is Bootstrap?

Top 12 Websites for Twitter Bootstrap

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We all know Twitter Bootstrap is an epic front end development toolkit, but what about some additional resources for those of us looking to really dig our heels in? Fear not, as listed here are the Top 12 Websites for Twitter Bootstrap. You’ll find the tools and inspiration to take your designs beyond the built in markup, and make your pages come alive with these awesome resources, lets jump in!…

Twitter Bootstrap Modal Tutorial

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Modals are a fun way to add interactivity to your website. When a user needs to make a choice, or confirm an action, the classic jquery modal popup makes perfect sense. In this modal popup example, we’ll give users the option to greet using the built in modal of Twitter Bootstrap. We’ll start with the modal popup html and modal popup javascript to pass a value to a PHP file that can process our request.…