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 3.3.7, foundation 4.2.1-1, react-bootstrap 0.32.0 and reactstrap 4.8.0.
The most popular front-end framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.
It was authored
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 6 years ago), it also has less dependencies, more daily downloads, more weekly downloads, more monthly downloads, more stars on Github, more followers on Github and more forks.
foundation has less open issues and less open pull requests.
react-bootstrap has more versions and a bigger community of maintainers.
reactstrap has more frequent updates.
In our review bootstrap got 1,393,528 points, foundation got 1,894 points, react-bootstrap got 453,146 points and reactstrap got 96,269 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, less, 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||Twitter, Inc.||N/A||Stephen J. Collings||N/A|
|Related / similar packages|
|material2, ng-bootstrap||material-ui, antd||semantic-ui-react, material-ui||semantic-ui-react, material-ui|
|created||6 years ago (Aug, 2011)||5 years ago (Mar, 2013)||4 years ago (Jan, 2014)||2 years ago (Feb, 2016)|
|modified||a day ago||7 months ago||2 days ago||2 days ago|
|version average||every 4 months||every 3 months||every 12 days||every 8 days|
|open pull requests||30||1||11||7|
|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|