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Since the initial released of Twitter’s Bootstrap it has been taken by the web development world as it is a very useful framework that keeps growing in popularity as you have one small package that features such an extensive library of components that are used everyday by web designers and web developers.

Today’s I have put together an awesome collection of the best Bootstrap resources you can find on GitHub

1. Fuel UX


Fuel UX extends Twitter Bootstrap with additional lightweight JavaScript controls. Other benefits include easy installation into web projects, integrated scripts for customizing Bootstrap and Fuel UX, simple updates, and solid optimization for deployment. All functionality is covered by live documentation and unit tests.

2. Sco.js


Sco.js is a collection of jQuery plugins for the web that been inspired by Twitter Bootstrap js components, Sco.js plugins can be used as replacement for the bootstrap js. You can find a different approach for some of the bootstrap js as well as other plugins that don’t exist in bootstrap. Sco.js uses much less HTML markup than bootstrap and provides sane and intuitive defaults for its options so that you can get started in no time.

3. Knockout Bootstrap


A plugin that adds custom bindings for twitter bootstrap plugins such as tooltips and popovers.

4. Bootstrap Maxlength


The Bootstrap-maxlength plugin integrates with the default Twitter bootstrap badges to display the maximum length of a field that the user is inserting text. This plugin uses the HTML5 attribute “maxlength” to work.

5. Bootstrap Tag Autocomplete

Bootstrap Tag Autocomplete

This is a bootstrap plugin to autocomplete tags for contenteditable div elements. It works in the same way tagging people on Facebook, Twitter or Sandglaz works.

6. Bootstro.js


Bootstrap-intro.js is to show your users a guided tour of what is what on a page this especially is useful for the people who are seeing your website first time.

7. Bootstrap Date Range Picker

Date Range Picker for Twitter Bootstrap

This date range picker component is just another great plugin for twitter Bootstrap as it creates a dropdown menu from which a user can select a range of dates. This component relies on Twitter Bootstrap, Moment.js and jQuery.

8. Elusive Icons – Web Font


Elusive Icons is a webfont that is optimised for use of Twitter Bootstrap but also these web font can be also used with any of your projects that aren’t using Bootstrap. These icons was created by the need for an Open-Source font that can be used in your projects without licensing issues and/or other “attribution” claws.

9. jQuery UI Bootstrap

jQuery UI Bootstrap

This project was started to bring the beauty and ease-of-use of Twitter Bootstrap to jQuery UI widgets.

10. Bootstrap Modal


Bootstrap Modal extends Bootstrap’s native modals to provide additional functionality. Introduces a ModalManager class that operates behind the scenes to handle multiple modals by listening on their events. Asingle ModalManager is created by default on body and can be accessed through the jQuery plugin interface. The Bootstrap-Modal can be used as a replacement for Bootstrap’s Modal class or as a patch to the library.

11. Plus Strap


Plusstrap provides simple and flexible HTML, CSS, and Javascript for popular user interface components and interactions. In other words, it’s a front-end toolkit for faster, more beautiful web development. It’s forked from Twitter Bootstrap and maintained by xbreaker.

12. Select2


Select2 is a jQuery based replacement for select boxes. It supports searching, remote data sets, and infinite scrolling of results.

13. Bootstrap Social Buttons

Social Buttons for Twitter Bootstrap

Social Buttons for Twitter Bootstrap is a plugin/mixin for Twitter Bootstrap that provides great looking (unofficial) themes for various social media buttons. This works great with Font Awesome, which provides great looking icons for various social media actions.

14. Bootstrap Markdown


Bootstrap-Markdown was designed to be easily integrated with your bootstrap project. It exposes useful API that allow you to fully hook-in into the plugin. Switch regular textarea within your form into Bootstrap-Markdown editor seamlessly by adding data-provide=”markdown” attribute

15. Bootstrap Link Preview


Bootstrap-linkpreview.js is a JavaScript library offering a facebook-like preview for URLs. It is very simple to use and weighs just a few kilobytes

16. jQuery Bootpag


Bootpag is a jquery plugin that helps you to create an dynamic pagination within bootstrap or in any other html pages

17. jQuery File Upload

jQuery File Upload Demo

File Upload widget with multiple file selection, drag & drop support, progress bars and preview images for jQuery. Supports cross-domain, chunked and resumable file uploads and client-side image resizing. Works with any server-side platform (PHP, Python, Ruby on Rails, Java, Node.js, Go etc.) that supports standard HTML form file uploads.

18. Bootstrap Tags

Bootstrap Tags

Bootstrap tags is a lightweight jQuery plugin meant to extend the Twitter Bootstrap UI to include tagging.


18 Awesome Resources From GitHub That Complement Twitter Bootstrap


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