Sass vs. Stylus vs. PostCSS

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Description

What is Sass?

Sass is an extension of CSS3, adding nested rules, variables, mixins, selector inheritance, and more. It's translated to well-formatted, standard CSS using the command line tool or a web-framework plugin.

What is Stylus?

Stylus is a revolutionary new language, providing an efficient, dynamic, and expressive way to generate CSS. Supporting both an indented syntax and regular CSS style.

What is PostCSS?

PostCSS is a tool for transforming CSS with JS plugins. These plugins can support variables and mixins, transpile future CSS syntax, inline images, and more.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Sass?
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    What are the cons of using Stylus?
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    What are the cons of using PostCSS?
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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Sass?
    1804 companies on StackShare use Sass
    What companies use Stylus?
    67 companies on StackShare use Stylus
    What companies use PostCSS?
    58 companies on StackShare use PostCSS

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Sass?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with Sass
    What tools integrate with Stylus?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Stylus
    What tools integrate with PostCSS?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with PostCSS

    What are some alternatives to Sass, Stylus, and PostCSS?

    • Less - The dynamic stylesheet language
    • Compass - A Stylesheet Authoring Environment that makes your website design simpler to implement and easier to maintain
    • Bourbon - A lightweight mixin library for Sass
    • PurifyCSS - Remove unused CSS. Also works with single-page apps.

    See all alternatives to Sass

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