Start a Next.js Blog

This is a tutorial on how to start a Next.js blog.

Are you annoyed at how slow and cumbersome blogging platforms like wordpress are, or how annoying it is to customize your blog? How about PHP isn’t it just the worst language to work with on the web? Don’t you just wish you could use a modern language like TypeScript and a modern framework like React? Well, you can! In this tutorial, I will show you how to start a Next.js blog.

What is Next.js?

Next.js is a static site generator built with react at it’s core. Basically it takes your react code and turns it into a static site. Which is great for your SEO and performance. Basically the way it works is