March 27, 2020

What is Bootstrap

Bootstrap is a powerful toolkit - a collection of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript tools for creating and building web pages and web applications. It is open-source project, hosted on GitHub, and originally created by (and for) Twitter.

Benefits of Bootstrap

Bootstrap is an awesome framework with rich features. It is the latest in innovation for responsive development and supports designing of websites and apps faster, easier and better.

What makes Bootstrap responsive

Bootstrap's grid system is responsive with 12 columns, and the columns will re-arrange depending on the screen size. With the well-defined CSS framework including media queries, it makes bootstrap responsive.Not only does Bootstrap offer styling for almost every element a typical website or web application requires, it also provides a great documentation with examples and demo that only make it more easier for even someone new.

Where to Get Bootstrap

There are two ways to start using Bootstrap on your own web site. You can:

  • Download Bootstrap from
  • Include Bootstrap from a CDN

Downloading Bootstrap

If you want to download and host Bootstrap yourself, go to, and follow the instructions there.