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Rails, Angular, Postgres, and Bootstrap, 2nd Edition by David B. Copeland

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Getting Everything Out of Bootstrap

Unlike Angular and Postgres, Bootstrap is smaller and more focused in its scope. Its documentation[100] is a great place to find inspiration for solving common layout and design problems. Said another way, there’s not much more to learn about Bootstrap. But it’s worth doing a slightly deeper dive into two handy features: icons and responsive design.

Using Glyphicons

Bootstrap includes some of the icons that are part of the Glyphicons[101] icon font. This allows you to add icons to your UI by just applying CSS classes to empty elements. Bootstrap’s documentation lists the icons that are included.[102]

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