PostCSS vs. Stylus vs. Bourbon



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Description

What is PostCSS?

PostCSS is a tool for transforming CSS with JS plugins. These plugins can support variables and mixins, transpile future CSS syntax, inline images, and more.

What is Stylus?

Stylus is a revolutionary new language, providing an efficient, dynamic, and expressive way to generate CSS. Supporting both an indented syntax and regular CSS style.

What is Bourbon?

Bourbon is a library of pure sass mixins that are designed to be simple and easy to use. No configuration required. The mixins aim to be as vanilla as possible, meaning they should be as close to the original CSS syntax as possible.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PostCSS?
Why do you like PostCSS?

Why do developers choose Stylus?
Why do you like Stylus?

Why do developers choose Bourbon?
Why do you like Bourbon?

Cons

What are the cons of using PostCSS?
No Cons submitted yet for PostCSS
Downsides of PostCSS?

What are the cons of using Stylus?
No Cons submitted yet for Stylus
Downsides of Stylus?

What are the cons of using Bourbon?
No Cons submitted yet for Bourbon
Downsides of Bourbon?

Pricing

How much does PostCSS cost?
How much does Stylus cost?
How much does Bourbon cost?

Companies

What companies use PostCSS?
89 companies on StackShare use PostCSS
What companies use Stylus?
93 companies on StackShare use Stylus
What companies use Bourbon?
31 companies on StackShare use Bourbon

Integrations

What tools integrate with PostCSS?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with PostCSS
What tools integrate with Stylus?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Stylus
What tools integrate with Bourbon?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Bourbon

What are some alternatives to PostCSS, Stylus, and Bourbon?

  • Sass - Syntactically Awesome Style Sheets
  • Less - The dynamic stylesheet language
  • Compass - A Stylesheet Authoring Environment that makes your website design simpler to implement and easier to maintain
  • PurifyCSS - Remove unused CSS. Also works with single-page apps.

See all alternatives to PostCSS

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