Yii Blog Demo with Bootstrap

This repository contains a version of the Yii Blog Demo.

It adds the Yii bootstrap extension.

It is based on

Further Enhancements

  • Translated phrases (currently available in English and German)
  • TbPortlet component
  • DDEditor extension for Markdown formatting and preview


  • Clone this repository:
cd htdocs
git clone
  • Initialise submodules:
git submodule init
git submodule update
  • Download Yii bootstrap and upack into protected/extensions, so that you have a folder protected/extensions/bootstrap
  • Copy protected/config/main-local.php.example to protected/config/main-local.php
  • Edit this file to your needs