Bootstrap Vue vs Material Design for Bootstrap

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Material Design for Bootstrap vs Bootstrap Vue: What are the differences?

Developers describe Material Design for Bootstrap as "Material Design for Bootstrap". This Bootstrap theme is an easy way to use the new Material Design guidelines by Google in your Bootstrap 3 based application. Just include the theme right after the Bootstrap CSS and include the javascript at the end of your document, everything will be converted to Material Design (paper) style. On the other hand, Bootstrap Vue is detailed as "A front end CSS And Vue component library". Build responsive, mobile-first projects on the web using Vue.js and the world's most popular front-end CSS library — Bootstrap V4.

Material Design for Bootstrap and Bootstrap Vue belong to "Front-End Frameworks" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Material Design for Bootstrap are:

  • Input fields (text, numeric, email, etc)
  • Textarea
  • Buttons (ripple effect working)

On the other hand, Bootstrap Vue provides the following key features:

  • Responsive
  • Modular
  • Accessible

Material Design for Bootstrap and Bootstrap Vue are both open source tools. Material Design for Bootstrap with 20K GitHub stars and 3.29K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Bootstrap Vue with 10.1K GitHub stars and 1.36K GitHub forks.

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Pros of Bootstrap Vue
Pros of Material Design for Bootstrap
  • 7
    Vue
  • 6
    Open Source
  • 4
    Maintained
  • 4
    ARIA Accessibility out of the box
  • 3
    Nuxt.js Integration
  • 3
    Customizable via SASS variables
  • 3
    Not tied to jQuery
  • 3
    Active development
  • 3
    Easily themable
  • 3
    Bootstrap v4.x
  • 16
    Bootstrap
  • 6
    Light weight
  • 6
    Awesome and simple to use
  • 4
    Modern Looks
  • 4
    Google Material Design
  • 4
    Responsive
  • 3
    Open Source
  • 3
    Great angular compatibility

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Cons of Bootstrap Vue
Cons of Material Design for Bootstrap
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    • 2
      Not free for premo stuff

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    What is Bootstrap Vue?

    Build responsive, mobile-first projects on the web using Vue.js and the world's most popular front-end CSS library — Bootstrap V4.

    What is Material Design for Bootstrap?

    It is an open source toolkit based on Bootstrap for developing Material Design apps with HTML, CSS, and JS. Quickly prototype your ideas or build your entire app with our Sass variables and mixins, responsive grid system, extensive prebuilt components, and powerful plugins built on jQuery.

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    What tools integrate with Bootstrap Vue?
    What tools integrate with Material Design for Bootstrap?
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      What are some alternatives to Bootstrap Vue and Material Design for Bootstrap?
      Bootstrap
      Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.
      Vuetify
      Vuetify is a component framework for Vue.js 2. It aims to provide clean, semantic and reusable components that make building your application a breeze. Vuetify utilizes Google's Material Design design pattern, taking cues from other popular frameworks such as Materialize.css, Material Design Lite, Semantic UI and Bootstrap 4.
      Vue.js
      It is a library for building interactive web interfaces. It provides data-reactive components with a simple and flexible API.
      ElementUI
      It is not focused on Mobile development, mainly because it lacks responsiveness on mobile WebViews.
      VueStrap
      Bootstrap components built with Vue.js
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