Materialize vs. Material Design Lite vs. Tailwind CSS

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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 Tailwind CSS?

Tailwind is different from frameworks like Bootstrap, Foundation, or Bulma in that it's not a UI kit. It doesn't have a default theme, and there are no build-in UI components. It comes with a menu of predesigned widgets to build your site with, but doesn't impose design decisions that are difficult to undo.

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    Why do developers choose Material Design Lite?
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    Why do developers choose Tailwind CSS?
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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?
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    What are the cons of using Tailwind CSS?
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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 Tailwind CSS?
    4 companies on StackShare use Tailwind CSS

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

    • 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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