These days I recommend using the Genesis Framework for WordPress and in the sites I build I incorporate the new Bootstrap v4 grid system into that.
OK, so hopefully you’re still with me after Part 1 of this tutorial. Let’s get on with the footer
5. Convert the footer into WordPress widgets
At the moment the footer region of the front.php template looks like this. Note that we’ve also copied in the closing </body> and </html> tags that were opened in the now separate header.php file.