Developer Relations Engineer at Storyblok. Full Stack Developer. From Buenos Aires, Argentina. Auth0 Ambassador. Prisma Ambassador. Cloudinary Media Developer Expert.
You might have heard about Headless CMS. This new type of content platform gives us some benefits compared to a Monolithic CMS. We will talk about the key features of any Headless CMS and how we can integrate a headless platform into our React applications. We will focus on Storyblok, a headless CMS that offers a real-time Visual Editor, a great feature for developers and content creators.
All the web applications that handle user-specific data, or certain levels of content access, need authentication and authorization. We can create our own authentication provider, but we also have third-party platforms created by security professionals. We can use these authentication services to avoid reinventing the wheel and rely on the expertise of security specialized companies. In this article, we will see how to implement authentication in our Next.js applications using Auth0, an easy-to-implement authentication, and authorization platform.