Headless UI Alternatives

    Headless UI is described as 'Completely unstyled, fully accessible UI components, designed to integrate beautifully with Tailwind CSS'. There are nine alternatives to Headless UI for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, CSS, HTML5 Boilerplate and JavaScript. The best alternative is Bootstrap, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Headless UI are Bulma (Free, Open Source), Materialize (Free, Open Source), UIkit (Free, Open Source) and Semantic UI (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 16, 2021

    1. Bootstrap is a open-source collection of tools for creating browser sites and applications. It contains HTML and CSS-based design templates for typography, forms, buttons, charts, navigation and other interface components, as well as optional JavaScript extensions.
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    2. A modern CSS framework based on Flexbox.
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    3. Material design visual web framework.
    4. A lightweight and modular front-end framework for developing fast and powerful web interfaces. UI framework full HTML / CSS, JavaScript component, form, theme, dropdown, responsive... More full than Bootstrap or Foundation.
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    5. Semantic empowers designers and developers by creating a shared vocabulary for UI.
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    6. Foundation is an easy to use, powerful, and flexible framework for building rapid prototypes and production code on any kind of device.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • jQuery
      A unified, HTML5-based user interface system for all popular mobile device platforms, built on the rock-solid jQuery and jQuery UI foundation. Its lightweight code is built with progressive enhancement, and has a flexible, easily themeable design.
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    7. Skeleton is a small collection of CSS & JS files that can help you rapidly develop sites that look beautiful at any size, be it a 17" laptop screen or an iPhone.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • CSS
      • HTML5 Boilerplate
      • JavaScript
      Pretty was designed for rapid-development and fast-loading of HTML website pages. It combines all time proven design components and practices in a single framework to enhance your projects.
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