Advanced Bootstrap Web Development

Bootstrap 3: Advanced Web Development Tutorial

Lynda offers some of finest tutorials for web developers you’ll find, and the Bootstrap 3: Advanced Web Development tutorial by Ray Villalobos is no exception. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to Generate your own interactive website from scratch using the Bootstrap 3 web framework.

This advanced Bootstrap development tutorial starts out by having you plan and prototype an interface. Then, you’ll be downloading the Bootstrap 3 framework,  and you’ll jump right into organizing your site’s structure with Bootstrap’s scaffolding. You’ll then learn how to build interactive carousels, modals, forms, and control these  with JavaScript. Lastly, you’ll independently style your site with LESS.

The modules in the Advanced Bootstrap 3 Web Development tutorial include:

  • Prototyping
  • Baslining your website template with Git
  • Scaffolding your sites’ primary columns
  • Modularizing your site with PHP includes
  • Navigation
  • Carousels, buttons, tabs and other similar features
  • Using LESS for styling

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Advanced Bootstrap Grid Tutorial

The folks over at HappyFunCorp have written an outstanding advanced Bootstrap grid tutorial for those looking to go beyond the Bootstrap basics and design a unique site, template or theme.

The tutorials first describes the three major complaints developers have when using the bootstrap framework:

  • Site created with bootstrap all look the same (cookie-cutter)
  • There are too many classes in the HTML
  • There are too many other things that you simply don’t need, and that seem to get in the way

However, you can easily overcome these issues by using LESS or SASS, which will allow you to customize things using variables, getting things to look and behave the way you want, all without struggle with the bootstrap framework.

This topics covered in this advanced bootstrap tutorial are:

  • SASS
  • The Twelve Column Grid and how it works
  • How col- classes are defined
  • Using semantic classes
  • Mixins
  • Redefining grid-columns
  • Ordering includes

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