Foundation vs. Material-UI vs. Topcoat

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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-UI?

React components for faster and easier web development. Build your own design system, or start with Material Design.

What is Topcoat?

TopCoat is made up of base controls, platform specific styles, themes and a build script to stitch them all together.

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

Why do developers choose Material-UI?
Why do you like Material-UI?

Why do developers choose Topcoat?
Why do you like Topcoat?

What are the cons of using Foundation?
Downsides of Foundation?

What are the cons of using Material-UI?
Downsides of Material-UI?

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

What companies use Foundation?
753 companies on StackShare use Foundation
What companies use Material-UI?
78 companies on StackShare use Material-UI
What companies use Topcoat?
0 companies on StackShare use Topcoat
What tools integrate with Foundation?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Foundation
What tools integrate with Material-UI?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Material-UI
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Foundation, Material-UI, and Topcoat?

  • 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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