Basic Next 14 template

By: O. Wolfson

Project Overview

Basic Next 14 template is a modern web application built using Next.js 14, showcasing the some of the latest features and attempting to adhere to the best practices in web development. It leverages TypeScript for type safety, Tailwind CSS for styling, Clerk for authentication, and shadcn/ui components for UI elements. The application is designed to provide a robust foundation for building a variety of web applications.


Demo available at

Code available at

Key Features:

  • Next.js 14: Utilizes the latest version of Next.js for server-side rendering, static site generation, and API routes.
  • TypeScript: Implements TypeScript for strong typing and reducing runtime errors.
  • Tailwind CSS: Uses Tailwind CSS for efficient and responsive styling.
  • Clerk Authentication: Integrates Clerk for secure and easy-to-use authentication.
  • shadcn/ui Components: Incorporates shadcn/ui components for a sleek and modern UI.
  • App Router: Leverages Next.js 14's App Router for optimized routing and navigation.

Getting Started


  • Node.js (version 12 or newer)
  • npm or Yarn


  1. Clone the repository:

    git clone
    cd basic-next-14-template
  2. Install dependencies:

    npm install
    # or
    yarn install
  3. Set up environment variables:

    • Create a .env.local file.
    • Fill in the necessary environment variables for Clerk and other services.
  4. Run the development server:

    npm run dev
    # or
    yarn dev
  5. Open http://localhost:3000 with your browser to see the result.


  • Navigate through the app using the App Router.
  • Authenticate using the Clerk-powered login system.
  • Explore UI elements provided by shadcn/ui.


Contributions are welcome! Please read our Contributing Guide for details on our code of conduct, and the process for submitting pull requests.


This project is licensed under the MIT License - see the LICENSE file for details.


  • Next.js Team for the amazing framework.
  • Clerk for providing authentication solutions.
  • shadcn for the excellent UI components.
  • Tailwind CSS Team for the intuitive styling framework.


For support, email