Diffrence Between Grid Or FlexBox



Grid Layout Flex-Box Layout
In this Grid Layout the size of a cell (grid-items) is defined inside the grid-container. In flexbox Layout the size of a cell (flex-items) is defined inside the flex-items itself.


Both are ultimately used to manipulate the layout.

Let's try to style this using both flexbox and grid to get the following result.

    <div class="row">

Using grid

.row {
    margin:20px auto;
    grid-template-columns: 1fr 1fr 1fr 1fr;
.row div {
    border:1px dashed gray;

Now we are defining the cell's size using grid template columns inside the grid container (.row), not the grid items.


Grid has a "gap" Property

Flexbox Doesn't

Will CSS Grid make Flexbox Obsolete in the Future?

CSS grid and flexbox both are designed to solve a different set of problems.

Currently, Flexbox covers 95% of global usage, and grid covers 87% of global usage.


Grid is two Dimensional

  • Grid is best for arrange elements in multiple rows and columns.

  • Flexbox is One Dimensional

  • flexbox is best for arranging elements in either a single row or a single columns

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