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Discussion on: Why CSS Grid is better than Bootstrap for creating layouts

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Andreas Øverland

Great points. I especially agree that using classes like col-xs-4 and so forth, complicates the code both in HTML and CSS.

Question : Compared to just plain flex box in css, what are advantages and disadvantages over css grid?

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Per Author

I think CSS Grid is better for two-dimensional layouts while Flexbox is better for one dimension, as Grid is a bit of an overkill for one dimension. They're also great to use together actually.

I actually talk about Grid vs Flexbox in this tutorial: