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Build a modern authenticated chat application with Next.js, Ably, and Clerk

Learn how to build a modern, authenticated chat application using Next.js, Ably, and Clerk. This comprehensive guide covers everything from setting up real-time messaging and user authentication to implementing roles and message history.


Build a waitlist with Clerk user metadata

Learn how to use Clerk user metadata to build a waitlist for your application, as well as an admin dashboard to toggle user access.


How to use Clerk with PostHog Identify in Next.js

Learn how to configure your Next.js applications to send Clerk user data to PostHog for analytics and data analysis.