I am a fresh front-end developer and I want to start working with Magento 2.

I would like to know what are the required skills to start working on the Luma theme as a first step?

With what grid is Magento 2 working? CSS grid or bootstrap flex?


1 Answer 1


Welcome to the community.

You can follow the devdocs by Magento.


For Frontend Developer Guide follow this link.

If you are interested in theme designing than you can follow Theme development guide.

To include external bootstrap file Include Bootstrap you can follow this tutorial.

Magento 2 uses LESS to know more how to compile them follow their guide CSS and LESS

Magento 2 does not use any bootstrap it has its's own classes and grid.

Magento 2 now comes with Less and Luma theme which is well implemented.

Magento 2 Common layout customization tasks

Magento 2 Mage 2 Tech Stack

Update : Learn about Magento Modes i.e default/developer/production

Always be in developer mode while working at code level to set developer mode use

Change To Developer Mode Using Command Line

php bin/magento deploy:mode:set developer

  • If the answer helps you please accept or we can try to explore more to help each other. Thank You
    – inrsaurabh
    Jan 22, 2018 at 9:04
  • welcome @JonathanBen sir
    – inrsaurabh
    Feb 13, 2018 at 10:19

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge that you have read and understand our privacy policy and code of conduct.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.