Jacob Lett

11 Added | 1 Magazine | @JacobLett | I help beginners learn responsive #webdesign using the #Bootstrap CSS Framework at https://bootstrapcreative.com

Want to Learn CSS Flexbox? Learn How to Take Command of Flexbox

As a kid I loved playing with toy plastic army men. I would line them up and pretend to be in command giving orders to my soldiers in order to defeat …

Fun-Da-Mental

5 Important Things to Keep in Mind When Making a Responsive Web Design?

1. Write your CSS mobile first<p>Write as though you are only targeting a mobile device.<p>2. Work in gradual stages<p>Once the mobile device looks good add …

Web Design

What Are the Pros and Cons of Using Bootstrap in Web Development?

<b>Is a CSS Framework Like Bootstrap Even Necessary?</b><p>If you are new to CSS frameworks, you are probably wondering what the benefits are of using …

Web Development

Bootstrap 4 All Classes List with Descriptions (Free Cheat Sheet PDF)

<b>Click each column header to sort alphabetically.</b><p>Class Name<p>Preview<p>Description<p>Category<p>A set of utility classes that are equivelant to writing the css …

Web Development

Bootstrap 4 Book PDF and Toolkit for Beginners - Bootstrap 4 Quick Start

“This course helped me see another perspective with Bootstrap. Your material provided <b>a systematic, easy approach to new technologies.</b> You showed how …

Web Design

5 Common Challenges Web Design Beginners Have … And How to Solve Them

When I started, I began building websites using Adobe Dreamweaver because I could see a visual output of what I was building. This was familiar to me …

Web Design

How to Change Column Order with Bootstrap 4

With Bootstrap column ordering it is best to start out understanding how the natural or default column ordering works. When your browser reads your …

Web Development

How To Make the Transition From Print Design to Web Design

Early in my career I worked as a graphic designer for an advertising agency. I mostly designed brochures and sales flyers but on one project we …

To This Day

Why you shouldn’t follow design trends

Design Trends<p>Think about all of the things you look at everyday: websites, movies, billboards, menus, youtube videos… Your eyes and brain are …

UI Design

How to Build a Full Width Bootstrap 4 Responsive Carousel [Tutorial]

Do you want your Bootstrap carousel to extend the full width of the browser window? Do your images look cut off or have unwanted padding on the left …

Tutorials

Unblocking the Front-End: Using Design Systems for Fast and Easy UI Development

Thinking in Design SystemsSolid user experiences are core to the product strategy of most customer/consumer facing digital companies, but asking …

Design