Sass vs. Less vs. PurifyCSS

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Sass

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PurifyCSS

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Description

What is Sass?

Sass is an extension of CSS3, adding nested rules, variables, mixins, selector inheritance, and more. It's translated to well-formatted, standard CSS using the command line tool or a web-framework plugin.

What is Less?

Less is a CSS pre-processor, meaning that it extends the CSS language, adding features that allow variables, mixins, functions and many other techniques that allow you to make CSS that is more maintainable, themable and extendable.

What is PurifyCSS?

Remove unused CSS. Also works with single-page apps.

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Companies

1740 Companies Using Sass
483 Companies Using Less
1 Companies Using PurifyCSS

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What are some alternatives to Sass, Less, and PurifyCSS?

  • PostCSS - Transform CSS with JS plugins
  • Compass - A Stylesheet Authoring Environment that makes your website design simpler to implement and easier to maintain
  • Stylus - Expressive, robust, feature-rich CSS language built for nodejs
  • Bourbon - A lightweight mixin library for Sass

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