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Foundation vs Nuxt: What are the differences?

Foundation: The most advanced responsive front-end framework in the world. 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; Nuxt: The Vue.js Framework. Nuxt.js presets all the configuration needed to make your development of a Vue.js application enjoyable You can use Nuxt.js for SSR, SPA, Static Generated, PWA and more..

Foundation and Nuxt can be categorized as "Front-End Frameworks" tools.

Some of the features offered by Foundation are:

  • Semantic: Everything is semantic. You can have the cleanest markup without sacrificing the utility and speed of Foundation.
  • Mobile First: You can build for small devices first. Then, as devices get larger and larger, layer in more complexity for a complete responsive design.
  • Customizable: You can customize your build to include or remove certain elements, as well as define the size of columns, colors, font size and more.

On the other hand, Nuxt provides the following key features:

  • Automatic transpilation and bundling
  • Hot module replacement
  • Server-side rendering OR Single Page App OR Static Generated, you choose 🔥

"Responsive grid" is the primary reason why developers consider Foundation over the competitors, whereas "SSR" was stated as the key factor in picking Nuxt.

Foundation is an open source tool with 28.2K GitHub stars and 5.77K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Foundation's open source repository on GitHub.

Docker, HotelTonight, and OpenTable are some of the popular companies that use Foundation, whereas Nuxt is used by Bitupper, Quero Education, and Compile Inc. Foundation has a broader approval, being mentioned in 653 company stacks & 77 developers stacks; compared to Nuxt, which is listed in 51 company stacks and 51 developer stacks.

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Pros of Foundation
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  • 158
    Responsive grid
  • 92
    Mobile first
  • 79
    Open source
  • 75
    Semantic
  • 72
    Customizable
  • 51
    Quick to prototype
  • 50
    Simple ui
  • 45
    Fast
  • 44
    Best practices
  • 39
    Easy setup
  • 6
    Neutral style
  • 6
    HTML, SCSS and JS
  • 5
    Professional
  • 5
    Accessibility support
  • 3
    Xy grid
  • 2
    Every new version is smaller, smarter & more efficient
  • 2
    Sass
  • 1
    Robust
  • 36
    SSR
  • 31
    Automatic routes
  • 21
    Middleware
  • 18
    Hot code reloading
  • 15
    SPA
  • 15
    Static Websites
  • 14
    Easy setup, easy to use, great community, FRENCH TOUCH
  • 13
    Plugins
  • 11
    Code splitting for every page
  • 9
    Custom layouts
  • 9
    Automatic transpilation and bundling (with webpack and
  • 7
    Modules ecosystem
  • 6
    Easy setup
  • 5
    Pages directory
  • 5
    Vibrant and helpful community
  • 4
    Amazing Developer Experience
  • 1
    Not React
  • 1
    Bala7a

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    Awful site
  • 4
    Requires jQuery
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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 Nuxt.js?

    Nuxt.js presets all the configuration needed to make your development of a Vue.js application enjoyable. You can use Nuxt.js for SSR, SPA, Static Generated, PWA and more.

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