Comparision of

Next.js vs Jekyll

Feature
Next.js
Jekyll
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Written in
JavaScript
Ruby
Template Language
JSX
Liquid
Based on JS framework
React
Built-in module bundler
webpack
Static pages (SSG)
Dynamic pages (SSR)
Developer Experience
TypeScript support
Serverless Functions (API)
Focus on plugin system
low
medium
Themes ecosystem
Hot reloading
Code Splitting
Manual Code Splitting
Content Preview
Builit-in Optimizations
Third-party Script Optimization
Image Optimization
Created by Dmitry Baranovskiyfrom the Noun Project
An option to disable runtime JS
experimental feature
No runtime JS required by default
Critical CSS Extraction
experimental feature
Starters or examples with common use cases
Data fetching
10+ Headless CMS examples
Authentication
Created by Dmitry Baranovskiyfrom the Noun Project
Adding search
Created by Dmitry Baranovskiyfrom the Noun Project
Ecommerce
Created by Dmitry Baranovskiyfrom the Noun Project
Security
Regular security audits by external researchers
Environment Variables
Content Security Policy (CSP)
Created by Dmitry Baranovskiyfrom the Noun Project
next-secure-headers
Custom HTTP headers rules
Last updateAugust 24, 2021August 24, 2021

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