Bootstrap vs. Material Design Lite vs. Foundation for Apps



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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 Material Design Lite?

Material Design Lite (MDL) lets you add a Material Design look and feel to your static content websites. It doesn't rely on any JavaScript frameworks or libraries. Optimized for cross-device use, gracefully degrades in older browsers, and offers an experience that is accessible from the get-go.

What is Foundation for Apps?

Foundation for Apps is a framework you can use to build better, more polished single-page web applications that work across many devices. We’ve taken what we’ve learned from building the original Foundation framework to build an entirely new framework just for web apps.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Bootstrap?
Why do you like Bootstrap?

Why do developers choose Material Design Lite?
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Why do developers choose Foundation for Apps?
Why do you like Foundation for Apps?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Material Design Lite?
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What are the cons of using Foundation for Apps?
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Companies

What companies use Bootstrap?
8375 companies on StackShare use Bootstrap
What companies use Material Design Lite?
14 companies on StackShare use Material Design Lite
What companies use Foundation for Apps?
8 companies on StackShare use Foundation for Apps

Integrations

What tools integrate with Bootstrap?
17 tools on StackShare integrate with Bootstrap
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What are some alternatives to Bootstrap, Material Design Lite, and Foundation for Apps?

  • 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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