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Customizing Bootstrap 3 with LESS
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Customizing Bootstrap 3 with LESS

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Customizing Bootstrap 3 with LESS
1h 36m Intermediate Jul 08, 2014

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Do more with LESS in Bootstrap. In this course, Jen Kramer shows you how to customize the look and feel of your Bootstrap site with LESS CSS, as well as LESS mixins and Bootstap's own customization screens. You'll learn how to configure Prepros, a LESS compiler; work within the LESS file structure; and start modifying fonts, color, spacing, and more with the variables.less file. Then LESS's mixins will allow you to make advanced customizations like custom buttons and tab styles. Just press Play to start learning.

Topics include:
  • Setting up your working environment for Bootstrap and LESS
  • Understanding the LESS file structure
  • Creating and manipulating LESS variables
  • Working with LESS mixins
  • Creating custom styles using mixins and variables
Subjects:
Web Blogs Responsive Design Web Design Web Development
Software:
Bootstrap LESS
Author:
Jen Kramer

Welcome

HI! I'm Jen Kramer. Welcome to Customizing Bootstrap 3 with LESS. In this course I'll show you how to work with less to add custom styling to your bootstrap website. We'll start by configuring your computer with pre pros, as sass and less compiler. Next we'll download bootstrap's less files and explore their structure. We'll work with variables.less, which provides lots of control or variables to change colors, fonts, spacing, and more in your bootstrap site.

Finally, we'll look at the wild and wonderful side of bootstrap including some functions, math, mixens, extending styles and much more to create some very cool effects. So if your ready let's get started with customizing bootstrap 3 with LESS.

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