Flat UI vs Semantic UI: What are the differences?
Flat UI: Free Bootstrap Framework and Theme. Flat UI is a beautiful theme for Bootstrap. We have redesigned many of its components to look flat in every pixel; Semantic UI: A UI Component library implemented using a set of specifications designed around natural language. Semantic empowers designers and developers by creating a shared vocabulary for UI.
Flat UI and Semantic UI can be categorized as "Front-End Frameworks" tools.
Some of the features offered by Flat UI are:
- Retina Ready Images and Icons
- Custom form components
On the other hand, Semantic UI provides the following key features:
- Build Responsive Layouts Easier
- Self Explanatory
- Tag ambivalent
Flat UI and Semantic UI are both open source tools. It seems that Semantic UI with 45.9K GitHub stars and 4.84K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Flat UI with 14.5K GitHub stars and 2.46K GitHub forks.
Snapchat, Create.It, and Reviewable are some of the popular companies that use Semantic UI, whereas Flat UI is used by Apexure, Leonis Holding, and SkyQuest. Semantic UI has a broader approval, being mentioned in 77 company stacks & 55 developers stacks; compared to Flat UI, which is listed in 4 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.
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