Foundation vs. Material Design Lite

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Description

What is Foundation?

Foundation is the most advanced responsive front-end framework in the world. You can quickly prototype and build sites or apps that work on any kind of device with Foundation, which includes layout constructs (like a fully responsive grid), elements and best practices.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose Foundation?
  • Why do you like Foundation?

    Why do developers choose Material Design Lite?
    Why do you like Material Design Lite?

    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using Material Design Lite?
    No Cons submitted yet for Material Design Lite
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    Companies

    What companies use Foundation?
    659 companies on StackShare use Foundation
    What companies use Material Design Lite?
    9 companies on StackShare use Material Design Lite

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Foundation?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Foundation
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Foundation and Material Design Lite?

    • Bootstrap - Simple and flexible HTML, CSS, and JS for popular UI components and interactions
    • Material Design for Angular - Material Design for AngularJS Apps
    • 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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