Get Bootstrap base theme
- Download Bootstrap base theme.
- Extract it and put it in your website's theme folder(e.g.
Copy startkit folder
./themes/bootstrap/starterkits, there are 3 folders:
sass. Each represent different ways
you can customize your theme.
lesshas built-in support for LESS processor
sasshas built-in support for SASS preprocessor
cdndoesn't use any preprocessor.
Pick the framework that you like and copy it over to your theme folder.
I recommend to copy
cdn as it is easier for beginners. And, there is no compiling to do.
Make the copied folder your theme
mythemefolder, rename the following files:
mytheme.info.yml. Note: starterkit is changed to info.
Update your theme informations
mytheme.info.yml and change THEMETITLE and THEMENAME.
Here is an example.
Install your theme
Appeareance and install your theme.
Note: If you encounter any errors when activating your theme, remember to clear your cache at
Congratulation! You have made your own theme using Bootstrap base theme. Now have fun to further customize your theme with the settings.