Material Design for Angular vs UIkIt: What are the differences?
Developers describe Material Design for Angular as "Material Design for AngularJS Apps". Material Design is a specification for a unified system of visual, motion, and interaction design that adapts across different devices. Our goal is to deliver a lean, lightweight set of AngularJS-native UI elements that implement the material design system for use in Angular SPAs. On the other hand, UIkIt is detailed as "A lightweight and modular front-end framework for developing fast and powerful web interfaces". UIkit gives you a comprehensive collection of HTML, CSS, and JS components which is simple to use, easy to customize and extendable.
Material Design for Angular and UIkIt can be primarily classified as "Front-End Frameworks" tools.
"Ui components" is the primary reason why developers consider Material Design for Angular over the competitors, whereas "Complete GUI" was stated as the key factor in picking UIkIt.
Material Design for Angular and UIkIt are both open source tools. Material Design for Angular with 16.5K GitHub stars and 3.57K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than UIkIt with 14.6K GitHub stars and 2.1K GitHub forks.
Movielala, Bannerman, and inFeedo are some of the popular companies that use Material Design for Angular, whereas UIkIt is used by Dyn, AskNicely, and Nedwave. Material Design for Angular has a broader approval, being mentioned in 279 company stacks & 369 developers stacks; compared to UIkIt, which is listed in 45 company stacks and 9 developer stacks.