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Getting Started with Zurb Foundation 4 by Andrew D. Patterson

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Chapter 2. Pick and Choose CSS Components

Now that we are familiar with the grid system, it is time to see what else we can do with Zurb Foundation; it is a comprehensive toolkit.

Foundation components are bits of cascading style sheet (CSS) code that help you style and present website content. Rather than starting from scratch and styling everything yourself, you can start with Foundation's components. Often, you can use these as provided by Foundation. Other times, you will want to override or add to the built-in styles to customize a component for your needs.

The more complex components also require JavaScript. In this chapter, we'll look at the components that only require style sheets. The only JavaScript you need is the modernizr.js package ...

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