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Foundation

Foundation is another popular front-end framework for building responsive and mobile-first websites, similar to Bootstrap. It provides pre-designed HTML, CSS, and JavaScript components that you can use to quickly create professional-looking websites without having to start from scratch.

Foundation also uses a grid-based system to create responsive layouts that adjust to different screen sizes. Like Bootstrap, the grid is divided into 12 columns, and you can use classes to specify how many columns a particular element should occupy. Here's an example:

<div class="grid-container">
  <div class="grid-x grid-padding-x">
    <div class="cell small-12 medium-6">
      This section will take up the full screen width on mobile devices and half the screen width on larger devices.
    </div>
    <div class="cell small-12 medium-6">
      This section will take up the full screen width on mobile devices and half the screen width on larger devices.
    </div>
  </div>
</div>

In this example, we're using the `grid-container` class to create a container that centers the content on the page, the `grid-x grid-padding-x` classes to create a row of columns, and the `cell small-12 medium-6` classes to specify that each column should take up 12 columns on mobile devices and 6 columns on devices that are medium-sized or larger.

Foundation also provides pre-designed components like navigation bars, forms, buttons, and modals that you can use to quickly create common UI elements without having to write the HTML and CSS yourself. For example, to create a navigation bar, you can use the following code:

<div class="top-bar">
  <div class="top-bar-left">
    <ul class="menu">
      <li class="menu-text">My Website</li>
      <li><a href="#">Home</a></li>
      <li><a href="#">About</a></li>
      <li><a href="#">Contact</a></li>
    </ul>
  </div>
</div>

In this example, we're using the `top-bar` class to create a navigation bar, and we're using various other Foundation classes to style the bar and add links to different pages.

Like Bootstrap, Foundation can save you time and effort in building responsive and mobile-first websites. Foundation provides a wide range of pre-designed components and styles that you can customize to fit your needs, and its grid-based system allows you to create flexible and responsive layouts that look great on any device.

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