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Twitter Bootstrap is one of the most popular responsive design frameworks in use today. What makes it so special? Learn what Bootstrap is, how to configure it to get started, discover the grid system, ...

Twitter Bootstrap is one of the most popular responsive design frameworks in use today. What makes it so special? Learn what Bootstrap is, how to configure it to get started, discover the grid system, get an overview of styling and LESS configurations, learn about navigation options and Javascript plugins, and much more. This hands-on workshop will get you up and running with Bootstrap in no time.



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  • 1.   Jen Kramer • Northeast PHP • August 16, 2013
  • 2.  Need to convince the boss? www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 3.  Smartphone sales to hit 1bn a year for first time in 2013  “The smartphone is predicted to become a mass market phenomenon this year, with annual shipments soaring to 1bn globally for the first time, although a fifth of the devices will rarely be used to go online.”  “In 2013…the number of active phones with either a touch screen or an alphabet keyboard to 2bn by the end of the year.” www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 4. mashable.com/2013/01/08/tablets-outsell-notebooks/ www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 5. www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 6.  Build a separate mobile- compatible website or mobile app (or both)  Responsive Design  A comparison of methods for building mobile- optimized websites www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 7.  Defined by three characteristics o Flexible grid-based layout o Images that resize o Media queries (CSS3)  www.alistapart.com/articles/responsive-web-design/ www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 8.  Twitter Bootstrap is a responsive design framework for building web sites and web applications.  It is the most popular project in GitHub and is used by NASA and MSNBC among others. wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter_Bootstrap www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 9.  Mobile-first approach  Single (responsive) grid system, including grid sizing for <768 px, >768 px, >992 px, and >1200 px  Dropping support for IE7 and FF 3.6 (and removing hacks to support them).  Now supporting IE 8 and higher (with some modifications)  Font icons, dropping old PNG icons  Redesigned the Carousel, add Panels and List Groups www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 10. getbootstrap.com foundation.zurb.com 15 More Responsive CSS Frameworks Worth Considering Framework Fight: Zurb Foundation vs Twitter Bootstrap www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 11.  Joomla (open source CMS) integrated Bootstrap into version 3.  Bootstrap unofficial showcase  Love Bootstrap  Bootstrap Expo  A few big names: o State of Kentucky o code.NASA (with WordPress) o Michael’s craft store o Fender guitars o StumbleUpon o Salvation Army (Midwest) o Medicare.gov o Disqus o Delicious www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 12.  http://www.jenkramer.org/twitter-bootstrap-workshop: Files, software links, and examples here www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org
  • 13. Jen Kramer Waltham, MA Phone: 802-257-2657 jen@jenkramer.org www.jenkramer.org Twitter: @jen4web Facebook: facebook.com/webdesignjen www.jenkramer.org • jen@jenkramer.org Slides available at www.slideshare.net/jen4web Code files available at: www.jenkramer.org/ twitter-bootstrap-workshop