Stylus vs. PostCSS vs. Compass

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Description

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 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 Compass?

The compass core framework is a design-agnostic framework that provides common code that would otherwise be duplicated across other frameworks and extensions.

Pros

Why do developers choose Stylus?
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    Why do developers choose PostCSS?
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    Why do developers choose Compass?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Stylus?
    No Cons submitted yet for Stylus
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    What are the cons of using PostCSS?
    No Cons submitted yet for PostCSS
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    What are the cons of using Compass?
    No Cons submitted yet for Compass
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    Pricing

    How much does Stylus cost?
    How much does PostCSS cost?
    How much does Compass cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Stylus?
    67 companies on StackShare use Stylus
    What companies use PostCSS?
    58 companies on StackShare use PostCSS
    What companies use Compass?
    90 companies on StackShare use Compass

    Integrations

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

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

    • Sass - Syntactically Awesome Style Sheets
    • Less - The dynamic stylesheet language
    • Bourbon - A lightweight mixin library for Sass
    • PurifyCSS - Remove unused CSS. Also works with single-page apps.

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