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Michał Skolak
Michał Skolak

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Next.js starter template

I created a starter template for next.js, it also contains typescript, tailwind, shadcn/ui. I have already written about it here, but I have added some new functionalities such as: Next-auth, Prisma, React-hook-form, T3-env.

If you liked the project, I will appreciate if you leave a star. 🌟


A Next.js starter template, packed with features like TypeScript, Tailwind CSS, Next-auth, Eslint, testing tools and more. Jumpstart your project with efficiency and style.

🎉 Features

  • 🚀 Next.js 14 (App router)
  • ⚛️ React 18
  • 📘 Typescript
  • 🎨 TailwindCSS - Class sorting, merging and linting
  • 🛠️ Shadcn/ui - Customizable UI components
  • 🔒 Next-auth - Easy authentication library for Next.js (GitHub provider)
  • 🛡️ Prisma - ORM for node.js
  • 📋 React-hook-form - Manage your forms easy and efficient
  • 🔍 Zod - Schema validation library
  • 🧪 Jest & React Testing Library - Configured for unit testing
  • 🎭 Playwright - Configured for e2e testing
  • 📈 Absolute Import & Path Alias - Import components using @/ prefix
  • 💅 Prettier - Code formatter
  • 🧹 Eslint - Code linting tool
  • 🐶 Husky & Lint Staged - Run scripts on your staged files before they are committed
  • 🔹 Icons - From Lucide
  • 🌑 Dark mode - With next-themes
  • 🗺️ Sitemap & robots.txt - With next-sitemap
  • 📝 Commitlint - Lint your git commits
  • 🤖 Github actions - Lint your code on PR
  • ⚙️ T3-env - Manage your environment variables
  • 💯 Perfect Lighthouse score

🚀 Deployment

Easily deploy your Next.js app with Vercel by clicking the button below:

Deploy with Vercel

🎯 Getting started

1. Clone this template in one of three ways

  1. Using this repository as template


  1. Using create-next-app
   npx create-next-app -e my-project-name
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  1. Using git clone
   git clone my-project-name
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2. Install dependencies

npm install
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3. Set up environment variables

Create .env file and set env variables from .env.example file.

4. Prepare husky

It is required if you want husky to work

npm run prepare
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5. Run the dev server

You can start the server using this command:

npm run dev
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and open http://localhost:3000/ to see this app.

⚙️ Scripts overview

The following scripts are available in the package.json:

  • dev: Run development server
  • build: Build the app
  • start: Run production server
  • preview: Run build and start commands together
  • lint: Lint the code using Eslint
  • lint:fix: Fix linting errors
  • format:check: Checks the code for proper formatting
  • format:write: Fix formatting issues
  • typecheck: Type-check TypeScript without emitting files
  • test: Run unit tests
  • test:watch: Run unit tests in watch mode
  • e2e: Run end-to-end tests
  • e2e:ui: Run end-to-end tests with UI
  • postbuild: Generate sitemap
  • prepare: Install Husky for managing Git hooks

🤝 Contribution

To contribute, please follow these steps:

  1. Fork the repository.
  2. Create a new branch.
  3. Make your changes, and commit them.
  4. Push your changes to the forked repository.
  5. Create a pull request.

❤️ Support

If you liked the project, I will appreciate if you leave a star. 🌟😊

Made by Michał Skolak

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