Twitter Bootstrap

Responsive, mobile-first framework

What you need today:

It's all about the phones.

Got Bootstrap?

  • Provides all the basics
    Translation: "Quick start"
     
  • Popular 
    Translation: "Huge support network"
     
  • Project Jumpstarter
    Translation: "Especially useful for projects that will need to exist outside of your CMS"

http://getbootstrap.com/

Framework
Responsive
Mobile-First

Flexible grid

 

  • 12 columns
     
  • Columns adjust to fit within the responsive framework
     
  • because hand-coding columns sucks
     

Responsive

 

  • Media queries with mobile, tablet, laptop and desktop breaks
     
  • Images set to width: 100%;
    will change size with the grid
     
  • Encourages design to be built as the mobile version first, then increase in complexity for wider designs

 

Common components

& functionality

 

  • Drop-down Navigation
     
  • Buttons
     
  • Pop-ups
     
  • Slideshow / carousel
     
  • Font icons
    Also try "Font Awesome"


 

Let's get started.

Other Options

Foundation

An alternate to Bootstrap

 

  • Foundation provides core functionality - no extras
     
  • Smaller community
     
  • Mobile first
     

  • Built with SASS

Pure

Lightweight CSS Modules 

 

  • CSS modules, no JS
     
  • Vertical default menus
     
  • Minimalist look & feel
     

  • Released 2013

Bootstrap

By Erika Lee

Bootstrap

Getting started with Bootstrap: an HTML5, responsive, mobile-first framework.

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