I already blogged about this briefly. Now Theo (t3.gg) delivered a new, brilliant summary about this topic:
The video covers React and React Server Components as example.
Here was my blog post about Rich Harris take on this regarding SvelteKit development:
One of the big questions regarding this is: Will NodeJS SSR in future be as easily and cheaply available as todays widespread PHP hosting?
Btw: There are great news regarding Hosting NodeJS with Server Side Rendering in the EU 🇪🇺:
Green Webspace hosting company Mittwald just announced support for NodeJS SSR on their SpaceServer offering. You can try it for free for 10 days here:
Beside the great sustainability efforts by Mittwald the GDPR-compliance of this offering is a big plus for customer projects.
(This is not a sponsored post, I'm just a fan of their work)
I'll try this out next and post about it on dev.to.
If you are interested in SSR-hosting and GDPR, you could also check out this tutorial: Host SvelteKit apps with SSR-support via ploi.io: (on Hetzner Cloud)
What are your experiences with NodeJS SSR hosting? Let me know in the comments! 🤗