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Materialize vs Pure: What are the differences?

What is Materialize? A modern responsive front-end framework based on Material Design. A CSS Framework based on material design.

What is Pure? A set of small, responsive CSS modules that you can use in every web project. 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.

Materialize and Pure belong to "Front-End Frameworks" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Materialize are:

  • Speeds up development
  • User Experience Focused
  • Easy to work with

On the other hand, Pure provides the following key features:

  • A responsive grid that can be customized to your needs
  • A solid base built on Normalize.css to fix cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Consistently styled buttons that work with and

"Google material design" is the top reason why over 94 developers like Materialize, while over 12 developers mention "Lightweight" as the leading cause for choosing Pure.

Materialize and Pure are both open source tools. It seems that Materialize with 36.1K GitHub stars and 4.8K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Pure with 20.1K GitHub stars and 2.07K GitHub forks.

What is Materialize?

A CSS Framework based on material design.

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.
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        What are some alternatives to Materialize and Pure?
        Bootstrap
        Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.
        Material Design
        Material Design is a unified system that combines theory, resources, and tools for crafting digital experiences.
        Material
        Express your creativity with Material, an animation and graphics framework for Google's Material Design and Apple's Flat UI in Swift.
        Angular Material
        Sprint from Zero to App. Hit the ground running with comprehensive, modern UI components that work across the web, mobile and desktop. It allows to create material styled angular apps fast and easy.
        Material-UI
        It is a comprehensive guide for visual, motion, and interaction design across platforms and devices.
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        Reviews of Materialize and Pure
        Review ofMaterializeMaterialize

        I've been using materialize and I'm really happy with it, in some months I'm sure it will become one of the best front-end frameworks around the internet, because it's easy and fast to use and to get started with it.

        It also got a nice community of developers that help developing it and finding bugs, as well a translation team, looking to get materialize into the major countries.

        My final review is that is one of the best front-end frameworks I've ever found and get used really fast and it's one of the most comfortable frameworks to use as well.

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        Owner at Lumeneo
        Review ofMaterializeMaterialize

        As I've been applying Materialize, I've discovered some limitations.

        For example, the tabs require ids for the content divs. This makes is difficult to create content dynamically.

        The documentation is not accurate.

        To use materializecss, you will need to review the source code often.

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        Owner at Lumeneo
        Review ofMaterializeMaterialize

        As I've been applying Materialize, I've discovered some limitations.

        The Glitter page: https://gitter.im/Dogfalo/materialize provided excellent support though. Kudos!

        Review ofMaterializeMaterialize

        It is very easy to use. Very good community and documentation :P. Keep up the good work.

        How developers use Materialize and Pure
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        Kim Do Hyeon uses MaterializeMaterialize

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