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Best React UI Component Libraries/Frameworks to Use in 2023

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What is a ui library

In its most basic form, a UI library is a collection of materials, or components, that you can easily use or modify to meet your needs. Consider UI components to be single elements available in that library, such as buttons, input fields, or banners made of pure HTML, CSS, and, in some cases, Javascript.

  • Without further ado, let us take a look at the UI library we have for today


1. Mantine UI

Mantine UI
  • A fully featured react component library, Build fully functional accessible web applications faster than ever. Mantine includes more than 100 customizable components and 40 hooks to cover you in any situation.

2. Ant Design

ant design
  • An enterprise-class UI design language and React UI library with a set of high-quality React components, one of best React UI library for enterprises.

  • They called themself's as The world's second most popular React UI component library, I think they are because they have everything you probably need.

3. Material UI

material ui
  • Still the most popular component library with a slogan Move faster with intuitive React UI tools, based on the material design system of aka Google.

  • MUI provides a comprehensive set of UI tools to help you ship new features more quickly. Begin with Material UI, a comprehensive component library, or bring your own design system to a production-ready components.

4. Chakra UI

chakra ui
  • Create accessible React apps with speed, it uses @rmaotion under the hood to give you a flexibility that you will not have in other components libraries.

  • Chakra UI is a simple, modular, and approachable component library that provides the building blocks for your React applications.

5. Tailwind css

tailwind ui
  • Rapidly build modern websites without ever leaving your HTML.

  • A utility-first CSS framework packed with classes like flex, pt-4, text-center and rotate-90 that can be composed to build any design, directly in your markup.

6. Blueprint

blueprint design system
  • Blueprint is an open source project developed at Palantir.

  • It is optimized for building complex data-dense interfaces for desktop applications.

  • My first encounter with this ui component library was yesterday, the day before I wrote this blog post, and I was blown away by their decoupling of each component into its own package that you can install separately and include in your project.

7. Semantic UI React

semantic design system
  • jQuery Free

  • It is not feasible to keep real DOM manipulations in sync with React's virtual DOM. Because of this, all jQuery functionality has been re-implemented in React.

  • Semantic UI is a front-end development framework for theming that is similar to Bootstrap. It includes pre-built semantic components for creating beautiful and responsive layouts with human-friendly HTML.

8. Headless ui

headless design system
  • Completely unstyled, fully accessible UI components, designed to integrate beautifully with Tailwind CSS.

  • Headless UI is a very simple UI component with fewer components than the other libraries, but the components are notable for their beauty and simplicity.

My favorite UI component library

  • Before we conclude this article, I would like to tell you my favorite UI component library, if you have no anythings to do 😁.

  • I have two aspects to my choice

1. If I want a full component library I will go with

2. If I want something simple and straightforward I will go with the following

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