5 Reasons To Use Next.js Over Plain React

Next.js is a production-ready React framework that comes with niceties out of the box. Next has features like routing, code splitting, image optimization, and static site generation that make our lives as developers easier.

Next vs React is a popular topic and for good reason. Next can be seen as React with bells and whistles. Next.js features let us create apps and sites faster vs React.

In Video: Chris Sev (https://twitter.com/chris__sev(https://twitter.com/chris__sev))

0:00 Introduction
0:53 Starting a Next App
1:11 #1 Routing
3:49 #2 Code Splitting
5:20 #3 API Routes
7:33 #4 Image Optimization
10:27 #5 Generating a Site
14:25 Conclusion

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