An opinionated collection of components, hooks, and utilities for your Next.js project.


Precedent is an opinionated collection of components, hooks, and utilities for your Next.js project.

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You can deploy this template to Vercel with the button below:

Deploy with Vercel

You can also clone & create this repo locally with the following command:

npx create-next-app precedent --example ""

Tech Stack + Features


  • Next.js – React framework for building performant apps with the best developer experience
  • Auth.js – Handle user authentication with ease with providers like Google, Twitter, GitHub, etc.
  • Prisma – Typescript-first ORM for Node.js


  • Vercel – Easily preview & deploy changes with git
  • Railway – Easily provision a PostgreSQL database (no login required)


  • Tailwind CSS – Utility-first CSS framework for rapid UI development
  • Radix – Primitives like modal, popover, etc. to build a stellar user experience
  • Framer Motion – Motion library for React to animate components with ease
  • Lucide – Beautifully simple, pixel-perfect icons
  • @next/font – Optimize custom fonts and remove external network requests for improved performance
  • @vercel/og – Generate dynamic Open Graph images on the edge
  • react-wrap-balancer – Simple React component that makes titles more readable

Hooks and Utilities

  • useIntersectionObserver – React hook to observe when an element enters or leaves the viewport
  • useLocalStorage – Persist data in the browser's local storage
  • useScroll – React hook to observe scroll position (example)
  • nFormatter – Format numbers with suffixes like 1.2k or 1.2M
  • capitalize – Capitalize the first letter of a string
  • truncate – Truncate a string to a specified length
  • use-debounce – Debounce a function call / state update

Code Quality

  • TypeScript – Static type checker for end-to-end typesafety
  • Prettier – Opinionated code formatter for consistent code style
  • ESLint – Pluggable linter for Next.js and TypeScript


  • Vercel Analytics – Track unique visitors, pageviews, and more in a privacy-friendly way