Semantic UI vs Slim Lang: What are the differences?
Semantic UI: A UI Component library implemented using a set of specifications designed around natural language. Semantic empowers designers and developers by creating a shared vocabulary for UI; Slim Lang: Template language whose goal is reduce the syntax to the essential parts without becoming cryptic. Slim is a template language whose goal is to reduce the view syntax to the essential parts without becoming cryptic. It started as an exercise to see how much could be removed from a standard html template (<, >, closing tags, etc...). As more people took an interest in Slim, the functionality grew and so did the flexibility of the syntax.
Semantic UI can be classified as a tool in the "Front-End Frameworks" category, while Slim Lang is grouped under "Templating Languages & Extensions".
"Easy to use and looks elegant" is the top reason why over 134 developers like Semantic UI, while over 10 developers mention "Easier to type and maintain than haml" as the leading cause for choosing Slim Lang.
Semantic UI and Slim Lang are both open source tools. It seems that Semantic UI with 45.9K GitHub stars and 4.84K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Slim Lang with 4.84K GitHub stars and 473 GitHub forks.