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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

Real-world applications for practicing with Next.js

The best way to learn is through first-hand experience. In this book, we have covered several topics of increasing complexity and described various approaches for building real-world Next.js applications.

Now it's time to get our hands dirty and start writing some great apps!

When I started my career as a software engineer, I had difficulty finding suitable example applications to build for further learning; now, I want to give you the opportunity to practice by creating something worth sharing with your colleagues or friends, or even in your next job interview.

Streaming website

Streaming applications have become a massive part of our lives and changed the way we watch movies and TV shows forever. They're also an excellent use case for someone wanting to create a real-world application when learning more about a given technology.

As a first real-world project, I'd like you to build a clone of your favorite...