Fully customizing a Bootstrap 4 navbar's color scheme involves using complex CSS selectors. Look at a commented style sheet that involves changing only a handful of color values. Also, discover a quick trick to calculate the correct value for the inline SVG image that's used for the hamburger icon that toggles the menu on small devices.
- [Narrator] Creating a custom color scheme…for a Bootstrap 4 navbar, involves using…some complex CSS selectors, but once you've defined them,…it's a simple matter of choosing…your background and foreground colors.…If you were following along in the previous video,…select the opening nav tag.…I'll select it in the DOM panel,…then in code view, I can see that what I need to remove…is the inline style for the background color…that I added in the previous video.…So select that, and delete it.…
I also need to get rid of this navbar-dark class,…so select that also, and delete it.…You should be left with just three classes…in the opening nav tag:…navbar, fixed-top, and navbar-expand-lg.…If you're working with a default navbar,…remove the two classes that control…the text and background colors.…By default, they're navbar-light and bg-light.…And in both cases, you should end up with this plain,…unadorned navbar, that looks like this.…
The custom style rules for the navbar…are in a text file called navbar_styles.txt,…which you can find in the exercise files for this video.…
- Defining a layout grid
- Inserting and modifying a navigation bar
- Adding a container for the page content
- Inserting a responsive image
- Resizing and duplicating columns
- Inserting fixed-size images
- Inserting cards
- Editing a carousel
Skill Level Intermediate
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What you should know1m 46s
1. Get Started
2. Create the Site Navigation
3. Add a Hero Image
4. Work with Rows and Columns
5. Edit Bootstrap Components
6. Complete the Design
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