Here we compare between bootstrap, foundation, react-bootstrap and reactstrap. In this comparison we will focus on the latest versions of those packages. The current versions are bootstrap 4.1.3, foundation 4.2.1-1, react-bootstrap 0.32.4 and reactstrap 6.4.0.
The most popular front-end framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.
It was authored
The Bootstrap Authors
on Aug, 2011.
foundation, You may also want to checkout:. It was authored on Mar, 2013.
react-bootstrap, Bootstrap 3 components built with React. It was authored by Stephen J. Collings on Jan, 2014.
reactstrap, React Bootstrap 4 components. It was authored on Feb, 2016.
When comparing those packages you notice that
bootstrap is the more popular package today
Stars on Github).
bootstrap has been out there for longer (since 7 years ago), it also has fewer dependencies, more weekly downloads, more monthly downloads, more stars on Github, more followers on Github and more forks.
foundation has fewer open issues and fewer open pull requests.
react-bootstrap has more versions and a bigger community of maintainers.
reactstrap has more frequent updates.
In our review bootstrap got 2,301,500 points, foundation got 1,697 points, react-bootstrap got 644,683 points and reactstrap got 217,114 points. The points are a summary of how big the community is and how well the package is maintained.
Lets dive deeper and have a look at some more details on those packages.
|description||The most popular front-end framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.||You may also want to checkout:||Bootstrap 3 components built with React||React Bootstrap 4 components|
|keywords||css, sass, mobile-first, responsive, front-end, framework, web||zurb, foundation, stylus, express||react, ecosystem-react, react-component, bootstrap||reactstrap, bootstrap, react, component, components, react-component, ui|
|author||The Bootstrap Authors||N/A||Stephen J. Collings||N/A|
|Related / similar packages|
|material2, ng-bootstrap||antd, material-ui||semantic-ui-react, antd||semantic-ui-react, material-ui|
|created||7 years ago (Aug, 2011)||5 years ago (Mar, 2013)||5 years ago (Jan, 2014)||3 years ago (Feb, 2016)|
|modified||a month ago||a year ago||5 days ago||a month ago|
|version average||every 4 months||every 3 months||every 13 days||every 9 days|
|open pull requests||30||1||15||8|
|install||npm i -S bootstrap||npm i -S foundation||npm i -S react-bootstrap||npm i -S reactstrap|
|remove||npm r -S bootstrap||npm r -S foundation||npm r -S react-bootstrap||npm r -S reactstrap|