Chapter Three: Next-Drupal 2.0: Making a Good Thing Even Better

Remember Next-Drupal? It’s that thing we used to talk about incessantly but have been fairly quiet about in recent months. Not to worry – we haven’t lost interest. In fact, we’ve been working hard to make our Next.js-powered decoupled Drupal front-end product even better in Next-Drupal 2.0! For those of you who are not yet familiar, here is a good introduction to Next-Drupal. For those already acquainted, please read on. Making a Fast Front-End Even Faster The primary reason for the new release is that Next.js has recently released a new feature called App Router. App Router is a new model for building applications in React that allows users to render some React components on the server side, as opposed to on the user side only.