Bootstrap provides a wide range of features for styling your websites. One of the bootstrap component you can use is the Bootstrap Tab and Pill. Basically, it styles your navigation links to tabs or capsule-like buttons. But by default, the Bootstrap Tab and Pill feature is not responsive. Nowadays, most websites are viewed on smaller screens such as smartphones and tablets. To ensure that your website is displayed properly on both large screens and smaller screens, you need to create elements that are responsive. Here, we provide you with a Bootstrap responsive tabs collection that will make your website tabs responsive and attractive.

The responsive Bootstrap plugins (also called accordians) make your Bootstrap tabs switch according to the device viewport. With these, the tabs are switched to a better-looking panels and menus when viewed from a smaller screen. All you have to do is include the plugins into your HTML code and use their classes in the list tags.

Best Bootstrap Responsive Tabs Collection

So here are our picks on the Bootstrap responsive tabs. This is a collection of Bootstrap and jQuery plugins that are freely available and open-source. We hope you like them.

 

Nav Tabs Dropdown

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Nav Tabs DropdownThis plugin changes your default bootstrap tabs to a dropdown menu. The dropdown items are beautiful and each item has hover effects. The active tab also has a colored background.

 

Bootstrap Responsive Tabs

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Bootstrap Responsive TabsWhile displaying on a smaller screen, the tabs that don’t fit on the screen are grouped together like a dropdown menu. The tabs are hidden inside the dropdown menu on the right-most side. This tab shows the number of hidden tabs as badges and they can be accessed by clicking on it.

 

Tabs Control & Tabbed Form

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Tabs Control & Tabbed FormThis theme is highly responsive and every element is designed perfectly. When on a larger screen, the tabs are displayed with icons and labels. On smaller screens, the icons appear bigger and without labels. It is a wonderful premium theme for creating beautiful tabbed forms.

 

Bootstrap Responsive Tabs Collection

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Bootstrap Responsive Tabs Collection

Responsive Tabbed Navigation

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Responsive Tabbed NavigationThis Bootstrap plugin changes your tabs to sections when viewed on a smaller screen. The sections have the tab heading and you can get to the next section by clicking on the navigation arrows at top.

 

Colourful Tabbed Slider Carousel

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Colourful Tabbed Slider Carousel

People Card With Tabs

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People Card With Tabs

Simple Vertical Tab

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Simple Vertical Tab

Circular Bootstrap Tabs

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Circular Bootstrap Tabs

Panels With Nav Tabs

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Panels With Nav Tabs

Fancy Tabs Responsive

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Fancy Tabs Responsive

Bootstrap Line Tabs

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Bootstrap Line Tabs

Form Wizard Using Tabs

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Form Wizard Using Tabs

User Detail Panel

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User Detail Panel

Tabs Example

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Tabs Example

Bootstrap Tabs

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Bootstrap Tabs
This bootstrap plugin converts the default tabs to panels-like sections. The selected section shows only the contents of the respective tab, while contents of other tabs remain hidden. You can view the contents on other tabs by clicking on the respective panel heading.

 

Bootstrap Dynamic Tabs

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Bootstrap Dynamic Tabs

Responsive Scrolling Bootstrap Tabs

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Responsive Scrolling Bootstrap TabsThis jQuery plugin switches your default tabs to horizontally scrolling tabs. You can scroll through the tabs by clicking on the arrows in the tab bar. The scrolling effect is also nice.

Conclusion
While designing websites, we must pay attention to the smallest details. A tab section is a part of the design we seem to easily overlook. The tabs should be well implemented and responsive. The content should be well-organized and easy to read. So, next time you are designing, use these responsive Bootstrap plugins to make your tabs and tab contents stand out and responsive across wide range of devices.