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10+ Best Lightweight CSS Frameworks 2016

Here you will get a list of best Lightweight CSS Frameworks 2016. Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a style sheet language that is used to define the style, layout and design of a webpage. It defines the ways in which the various HTML elements must be presented on screen. Earlier, HTML was primarily used for formatting the webpage. However, the days of this lengthy and costly process have long been replaced by CSS. In recent years, the language itself has been developed immensely to create much more complex web and application designs. Whether it is web designing, application designing or Content Management Systems, CSS has been revolutionary in achieving the amazing outcome.

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Developers are now looking for CSS frameworks that are more lightweight, require minimum code and yet deliver great results. It is much easier to learn and understand a lightweight CSS framework and gain expertise. These small sized frameworks are designed in a way that they offer only those features that are indispensable. Due to their small size, the webpage load time is decreased significantly. If you are looking for a lightweight CSS framework for designing your webpage or application, these are some of the best lightweight frameworks for your convenience.

Base

Base

 Whether you’re building a new web application from scratch or creating a mobile-first, responsive website, Base is very easy to learn and use.

Caramel

Caramel

Simple, modern, responsive website framework. Caramel is fully responsive, meaning you only need to write code once, to have the same results across multiple platforms.

Concise

Concise

 Concise CSS is a framework written in SASS carefully crafted by Keenan Payne and James Kolce, it provides all the basics without the bloat.

Dead Simple Grid

Dead Simple Grid

Dead Simple Grid is a responsive CSS grid micro framework that is just that.

Kouto swiss

Kouto swiss

kouto swiss gives you a lot of mixins, functions and utilities to code faster, and include the power of caniuse website to make your stylesheets fits your compatibility needs.

Milligram

Milligram

Milligram provides a minimal setup of styles for a fast and clean starting point. Just it! Only 2kb gzipped! It’s not about a UI framework. Specially designed for better performance and higher productivity with fewer properties to reset resulting in cleaner code. Hope you enjoy!

Layer.CSS

Layer

A lightweight, unobtrusive and style-agnostic, CSS framework aimed for practical use cases. Comes with a small footprint and zero bullshit.

Penguin

Penguin

Penguin is a lightweight and extensible front-end framework built with Sass for kickstarting any web project.

Responsive

Responsive

A super lightweight HTML, Sass, CSS, and JavaScript framework for building responsive websites.

Scooter

Scooter

An SCSS framework built to provide base styles, CSS components, and rapid static prototyping for Dropbox.

Workless

Workless

An open source HTML, CSS & JS framework for developing front-end web applications faster.

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