Material Design Lite vs. Vuetify vs. Tailwind CSS

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Description

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 Vuetify?

Vuetify is a component framework for Vue.js 2. It aims to provide clean, semantic and reusable components that make building your application a breeze. Vuetify utilizes Google's Material Design design pattern, taking cues from other popular frameworks such as Materialize.css, Material Design Lite, Semantic UI and Bootstrap 4.

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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Cons

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 Material Design Lite?
9 companies on StackShare use Material Design Lite
What companies use Vuetify?
18 companies on StackShare use Vuetify
What companies use Tailwind CSS?
3 companies on StackShare use Tailwind CSS

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What tools integrate with Vuetify?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Vuetify
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What are some alternatives to Material Design Lite, Vuetify, 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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