Material UI vs. Material Design vs. Material Design Lite

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Description

What is Material UI?

Material-UI is a CSS framework and a set of React components that implement Google's Material Design specification.

What is Material Design?

Material Design is a unified system that combines theory, resources, and tools for crafting digital experiences.

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.

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Companies

What companies use Material UI?
68 companies on StackShare use Material UI
What companies use Material Design?
26 companies on StackShare use Material Design
What companies use Material Design Lite?
14 companies on StackShare use Material Design Lite

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What are some alternatives to Material UI, Material Design, and Material Design Lite?

  • 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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