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Real-World Next.js

By : Michele Riva
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Real-World Next.js

By: Michele Riva

Overview of this book

Next.js is a scalable and high-performance React.js framework for modern web development and provides a large set of features, such as hybrid rendering, route prefetching, automatic image optimization, and internationalization, out of the box. If you are looking to create a blog, an e-commerce website, or a simple website, this book will show you how you can use the multipurpose Next.js framework to create an impressive user experience. Starting with the basics of Next.js, the book demonstrates how the framework can help you reach your development goals. You'll realize how versatile Next.js is as you build real-world applications with step-by-step explanations. This Next.js book will guide you in choosing the right rendering methodology for your website, securing it, and deploying it to different providers, all while focusing on performance and developer happiness. By the end of the book, you'll be able to design, build, and deploy modern architectures using Next.js with any headless CMS or data source.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Part 1: Introduction to Next.js
Part 2: Hands-On Next.js
Part 3: Next.js by Example

Part 3: Next.js by Example

In this part, we will write some production-grade apps using all the methods and strategies we've explored in the past chapters. We will manage production-ready authentication, consume GraphQL APIs, and integrate Stripe, a payment service.

We will also see the next steps for becoming even more confident with Next.js by developing some example apps and learning how to stay up to date regarding this fast-evolving framework.

This section comprises the following chapters:

  • Chapter 12, Managing Authentication and User Sessions
  • Chapter 13, Building an E-Commerce Website with Next.js and GraphCMS
  • Chapter 14, Example Projects and the Next Steps for Learning More