react-overlays VS react-modal

Compare react-overlays vs react-modal and see what are their differences.


Utilities for creating robust overlay components (by react-bootstrap)


Accessible modal dialog component for React (by reactjs)
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react-overlays react-modal
0 10
855 6,930
0.5% 0.8%
2.1 5.6
2 days ago 20 days ago
TypeScript JavaScript
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of react-overlays. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning react-overlays yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of react-modal. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing react-overlays and react-modal you can also consider the following projects:

rodal - A React modal with animations.

sweetalert2 - A beautiful, responsive, highly customizable and accessible (WAI-ARIA) replacement for JavaScript's popup boxes. Zero dependencies.


boron - A collection of dialog animations with React.js

react-modal2 - :thought_balloon: Simple modal component for React.

react-aria-modal - A fully accessible React modal built according WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices

react-dynamic-sheet - A react component for an animated mobile-first dynamic action sheet (modal/sheet)

reoverlay - The missing solution for managing modals in React.

react-skylight - A react component for modals and dialogs