Welcome to the UIkit developer's documentation. Newcomers to Drupal 8 theme development should review the Default theme implementations API reference and Theming and Front End Development with Drupal before reading the heavily-documented UIkit topics below.
UIkit is a lightweight and modular front-end framework for developing fast and powerful web interfaces. This API site contains documentation for the UIkit Drupal 8 theme. To view the official UIkit framework documentation, please see getuikit.com.
UIkit gives you a comprehensive collection of HTML, CSS, and JS components with configurable options built-in. This collection of small, responsive components using consistent and conflict-free nameing conventions gives you fine-grain control over the look and feel without conflicting with other frameworks.
With a mobile-first approach UIkit provides a consistent experience from phones and tablets to desktops, without the need to worry about device sizes and breakpoints.
This site uses the 7.x-2.x branch of UIkit as a base theme. The footer contains the current version and release date of the UIkit theme being used. You can try out a demonstration of any release of UIkit by visiting simplytest.me.
Here are some topics to help you get started developing with UIkit 8: