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Semantic UI

A UI Component library implemented using a set of specifications designed around natural language
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What is Semantic UI?

Semantic empowers designers and developers by creating a shared vocabulary for UI.
Semantic UI is a tool in the Front-End Frameworks category of a tech stack.
Semantic UI is an open source tool with 48.3K GitHub stars and 5.1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Semantic UI's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Semantic UI?

Companies
113 companies reportedly use Semantic UI in their tech stacks, including Snapchat, Accenture, and Kmong.

Developers
640 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Semantic UI.

Semantic UI Integrations

React, AngularJS, Meteor, Ember.js, and Semantic UI React are some of the popular tools that integrate with Semantic UI. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Semantic UI.
Public Decisions about Semantic UI

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Semantic UI in their tech stack.

ReactQL is a React + GraphQL front-end starter kit. #JSX is a natural way to think about building UI, and it renders to pure #HTML in the browser and on the server, making it trivial to build server-rendered Single Page Apps. GraphQL via Apollo was chosen for the data layer; #GraphQL makes it simple to request just the data your app needs, and #Apollo takes care of communicating with your API (written in any language; doesn't have to be JavaScript!), caching, and rendering to #React.

ReactQL is written in TypeScript to provide full types/Intellisense, and pick up hard-to-diagnose goofs that might later show up at runtime. React makes heavy use of Webpack 4 to handle transforming your code to an optimised client-side bundle, and in throws back just enough code needed for the initial render, while seamlessly handling import statements asynchronously as needed, making the payload your user downloads ultimately much smaller than trying to do it by hand.

React Helmet was chosen to handle <head> content, because it works universally, making it easy to throw back the correct <title> and other tags on the initial render, as well as inject new tags for subsequent client-side views.

styled-components, Sass, Less and PostCSS were added to give developers a choice of whether to build styles purely in React / JavaScript, or whether to defer to a #css #preprocessor. This is especially useful for interop with UI frameworks like Bootstrap, Semantic UI, Foundation, etc - ReactQL lets you mix and match #css and renders to both a static .css file during bundling as well as generates per-page <style> tags when using #StyledComponents.

React Router handles routing, because it works both on the server and in the client. ReactQL customises it further by capturing non-200 responses on the server, redirecting or throwing back custom 404 pages as needed.

Koa is the web server that handles all incoming HTTP requests, because it's fast (TTFB < 5ms, even after fully rendering React), and its natively #async, making it easy to async/await inside routes and middleware.

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We use Semantic UI for our frotend. A heavily customised version of it, but still Semantic UI under the hood. Semantic UI

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Used Semantic UI + Angular2 together with Spring or Node/Express for full stack web application development. Semantic UI

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Semantic UI's Features

  • Build Responsive Layouts Easier
  • Self Explanatory
  • Tag ambivalent
  • Powerful tools for expressing groups and collections
  • Portable and self-contained

Semantic UI Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Semantic UI?
Bootstrap
Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.
UIkIt
UIkit gives you a comprehensive collection of HTML, CSS, and JS components which is simple to use, easy to customize and extendable.
Ant Design
An enterprise-class UI design language and React-based implementation. Graceful UI components out of the box, base on React Component. A npm + webpack + babel + dora + dva development framework.
Material-UI
It is a comprehensive guide for visual, motion, and interaction design across platforms and devices.
Material Design
Material Design is a unified system that combines theory, resources, and tools for crafting digital experiences.
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