Clerk is the easiest way to add authentication and user management to your Next.js application. The following sections will walk you through the necessary steps to install and use Clerk in a new create-next-app application.
Before you start
You need to create a Clerk Application in your Clerk Dashboard. For more information, check out our Set up your application guide.
Easily install Clerk into your Next.js application
Embed Clerk UI components into your Next.js application
Authenticating your application
Access authentication with Clerk in your Next.js application
Leverage Clerk React helpers for your Next.js applicaton
Access Clerk data using our backend API
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