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Description

What is Bootstrap?

Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.

What is Polymer?

Polymer is a new type of library for the web, designed to leverage the existing browser infrastructure to provide the encapsulation and extendability currently only available in JS libraries. Polymer is based on a set of future technologies, including Shadow DOM, Custom Elements and Model Driven Views. Currently these technologies are implemented as polyfills or shims, but as browsers adopt these features natively, the platform code that drives Polymer evacipates, leaving only the value-adds.

What is Flat UI?

Flat UI is a beautiful theme for Bootstrap. We have redesigned many of its components to look flat in every pixel.

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    Why do developers choose Flat UI?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Bootstrap?
    Downsides of Bootstrap?

    What are the cons of using Polymer?
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    What are the cons of using Flat UI?
    No Cons submitted yet for Flat UI
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    Companies

    What companies use Bootstrap?
    6997 companies on StackShare use Bootstrap
    What companies use Polymer?
    39 companies on StackShare use Polymer
    What companies use Flat UI?
    4 companies on StackShare use Flat UI

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Bootstrap?
    17 tools on StackShare integrate with Bootstrap
    No integrations listed yet
    What tools integrate with Flat UI?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Flat UI

    What are some alternatives to Bootstrap, Polymer, and Flat UI?

    • Material Design for Angular - Material Design for AngularJS Apps
    • Foundation - The most advanced responsive front-end framework in the world
    • Semantic UI - A UI Component library implemented using a set of specifications designed around natural language
    • Materialize - A modern responsive front-end framework based on Material Design

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