How to create an outline button in Bootstrap 4 ?
Before performing with outline classes of bootstrap just know about a little bit of button outline. An outline on buttons means to give an outline around the buttons. This ‘.btn-outline’ class removes all background colors or styles from the button for giving the Effective, lighter, and highlighter look to the button outside. Basically, the outline button is responsible for drawn a highlighted border around the button.
Outline of buttons are used for many purposes such as –
- To give an effective look at buttons.
- To Indicate an action beyond the current working mechanism.
- To draw highlight outlines around buttons to give different look than normal buttons.
- To make a button “Stand-Out”.
- To give different styles for actions in forms and dialogs.
Approach: In Bootstrap 4 has the default contextual classes or predefined class with the “.btn-outline” class, There are some built-in colored buttons that outline classes in bootstrap 4 which is used for a different purpose.
The button outline classes are:
Include Bootstrap4 and jQuery CDN into the <head> tag before all other stylesheets to load our CSS.
<link rel=”stylesheet” href=”https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/4.0.0/css/bootstrap.min.css” integrity=”sha384-Gn5384xqQ1aoWXA+058RXPxPg6fy4IWvTNh0E263XmFcJlSAwiGgFAW/dAiS6JXm” crossorigin=”anonymous”>
<script src=”https://code.jquery.com/jquery-3.2.1.slim.min.js” integrity=”sha384-KJ3o2DKtIkvYIK3UENzmM7KCkRr/rE9/Qpg6aAZGJwFDMVNA/GpGFF93hXpG5KkN” crossorigin=”anonymous”></script>
<script src=”https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/popper.js/1.12.9/umd/popper.min.js” integrity=”sha384-ApNbgh9B+Y1QKtv3Rn7W3mgPxhU9K/ScQsAP7hUibX39j7fakFPskvXusvfa0b4Q” crossorigin=”anonymous”></script>
<script src=”https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/4.0.0/js/bootstrap.min.js” integrity=”sha384-JZR6Spejh4U02d8jOt6vLEHfe/JQGiRRSQQxSfFWpi1MquVdAyjUar5+76PVCmYl” crossorigin=”anonymous”></script>
Example 1: In this example, we can see all the types of button outline contextual classes in bootstrap and know how it is used along within a webpage.
Example 2: In this example, we use a spinner within the outline button in which the buttons are indicating an action is currently processing or taking place.
Example 3: In this example, we can see button outline contextual classes with different glyphicons and sizes.