Foundation - Flex Grid Basics



The Flex grid structure is similar to that of float grid. The .row class is used for the row and .column is used for the column. For different screen sizing the same classes of grids are used in flex grid also i.e. small-*, medium-* and large-*.


The following example demonstrates the use of Basic flex grid in Foundation −

<!DOCTYPE html>
      <title>Foundation Template</title>

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      <h2>Example of Flex Grid</h2>

      <div class = "row">
         <div class = "small-4 columns" style = "background-color:#8BD6EE;">Small 4</div>
         <div class = "small-4 columns" style = "background-color:#FF6347;">Small 4</div>
         <div class = "small-4 columns" style = "background-color:#8BD6EE;">Small 4</div>

      <div class = "row">
         <div class = "medium-6 large-9 columns" style = "background-color:#C0B0F0;">
            Medium 6/ Large 9

         <div class = "medium-6 large-3 columns" style = "background-color:#7B68EE;">
            Medium 6/ Large 3



Let us carry out the following steps to see how the above given code works −

  • Save the above given html code flex-grid-basic.html file.

  • Open this HTML file in a browser, an output is displayed as shown below. It is displayed on a medium sized screen.