Materialize vs. Material Design Lite vs. Pure

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Description

What is Materialize?

A CSS Framework based on material design.

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.

What is Pure?

Pure is meant to be a starting point for every website or web app. We take care of all the CSS work that every site needs, without making it look cookie-cutter.

Pros

Why do developers choose Materialize?
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    Why do developers choose Material Design Lite?
    Why do you like Material Design Lite?

    Why do developers choose Pure?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Materialize?
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    What are the cons of using Material Design Lite?
    No Cons submitted yet for Material Design Lite
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    What are the cons of using Pure?
    No Cons submitted yet for Pure
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    Companies

    What companies use Materialize?
    43 companies on StackShare use Materialize
    What companies use Material Design Lite?
    9 companies on StackShare use Material Design Lite
    What companies use Pure?
    6 companies on StackShare use Pure

    What are some alternatives to Materialize, Material Design Lite, and Pure?

    • Bootstrap - Simple and flexible HTML, CSS, and JS for popular UI components and interactions
    • Material Design for Angular - Material Design for AngularJS Apps
    • Foundation - The most advanced responsive front-end framework in the world
    • Semantic UI - A UI Component library implemented using a set of specifications designed around natural language

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