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React Application Architecture for Production

By : Alan Alickovic
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React Application Architecture for Production

By: Alan Alickovic

Overview of this book

Building large-scale applications in production can be overwhelming with the amount of tooling choices and lack of cohesive resources. To address these challenges, this hands-on guide covers best practices and web application development examples to help you build enterprise-ready applications with React in no time. Throughout the book, you’ll work through a real-life practical example that demonstrates all the concepts covered. You’ll learn to build modern frontend applications—built from scratch and ready for production. Starting with an overview of the React ecosystem, the book will guide you in identifying the tools available to solve complex development challenges. You’ll then advance to building APIs, components, and pages to form a complete frontend app. The book will also share best practices for testing, securing, and packaging your app in a structured way before finally deploying your app with scalability in mind. By the end of the book, you’ll be able to efficiently build production-ready applications by following industry practices and expert tips.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)

Next.js SEO

To improve the SEO of our pages, we should add some meta tags and the title of the page and inject them into the page. This can be done via the Head component provided by Next.js.

For the application, we want to have a dedicated component where we can add the title of the pages. Let’s open the src/components/seo/seo.tsx file and add the following:

import Head from 'next/head';
export type SeoProps = {
  title: string;
export const Seo = ({ title }: SeoProps) => {
  return (

The Head component will inject its content into the head of the page. For now, the title will suffice, but it can be extended to add different meta tags if needed.

Let’s add the Seo component to our landing page at src/pages/index.tsx.

First, let’s import the component...