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Real-World Next.js

By : Michele Riva
Book Image

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

One framework, endless possibilities

Since the beginning of our Next.js adventure, we've seen many different features that the framework gives us to build a better, faster web.

One thing we should consider when talking about a framework is that it is not just about the technology. The community, ideas, and ecosystem are essential and deserve to be discussed in more detail.

Next.js, in fact, is not just a web framework. We've already seen how it revolutionized the way we build our apps on the frontend and backend by providing exciting and unique features that make our lives easier without compromising our love for our work as developers.

It isn't easy to talk about Next.js without mentioning how good and clever Vercel has been in creating something so unique.

Not only does Vercel provide an incredible platform for deploying our applications, but it also puts a lot of effort into enhancing the web framework and its ecosystem.

With the announcement of Next...