Important feature of Bootsrap is its CSS adjusts to phones, tablets, desktop. Bootstrap 3 is designed to be responsive to mobile devices. Mobile-first styles are part of the core framework. To ensure proper rendering and touch zooming, add the following
<meta> tag inside the
History Bootstrap was developed by Mark Otto and Jacob Thornton at Twitter, and released as an open source product in August 2011 on GitHub.
- Grid System: Bootstrap achieves its responsive feature through Grid System which allows 12 columns across the webpage.
- Glyphicons: Bootstrap includes glyphs from the Glyphicon Halflings set which are free to use.
- Navigation Components: Tabs, pagination, labels, navbar helps in making the website more user-friendly.
- Other features include BS buttons, BS alerts, BS Dropdown, BS Carousel, BS inputs etc
Responsive web design can also be achieved with Media Queries.
Media query is a CSS technique introduced in CSS3. It uses the
@media rule to include a block of CSS properties only if a certain condition is true. Media queries can also be used to change layout of a page depending on the orientation of the browser.