Getting Started with Bootstrap
Here's what you need to include in your web page in order to use Bootstrap 4.
You can link directly to the files via the Bootstrap CDN (Content Delivery Network) at MaxCDN. All Bootstrap plugins use JQuery so you'll need to ensure you're using that too.
Place the following stylesheet code in the document's
Design & Development Standards
To get the most out of Bootstrap 4, make sure your pages incorporate the following.
Your HTML documents should begin with the HTML5
!DOCTYPE declaration. Like this:
Add the Viewport
To ensure proper rendering and touch zooming on mobile devices, add the viewport
meta tag, like this:
You can (optionally), disable zooming capabilities on mobile devices by adding
user-scalable=no to the list of
content values. However, this is not recommended.
Quick Start: Bootstrap 4 Template
You can use the following template as a basis for your Bootstrap 4 web pages. This template contains the necessary
!DOCTYPE preamble, links to CSS and JS files, as well as the viewport
The above template includes a container. More on containers next.