Foundation vs. Semantic UI 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 Semantic UI?

Semantic empowers designers and developers by creating a shared vocabulary for UI.

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.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Semantic UI?
Why do you like Semantic UI?

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 Semantic UI?
No Cons submitted yet for Semantic UI
Downsides of Semantic UI?

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

Companies

What companies use Foundation?
756 companies on StackShare use Foundation
What companies use Semantic UI?
103 companies on StackShare use Semantic UI
What companies use Material Design Lite?
14 companies on StackShare use Material Design Lite

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to Foundation, Semantic UI, 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
  • Materialize - A modern responsive front-end framework based on Material Design
  • Material UI - A CSS Framework and a Set of React Components that Implement Google's Material Design

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