Bhargav Ponnapalli

Nextbase by Bhargav Ponnapalli

Start your SaaS with auth, payments, organizations, edge functions, admin panel, blog, feedback collection, roadmap and more.

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What is Nextbase?

Nextbase is a warm and welcoming boilerplate that feels like a trusted friend, guiding you through the process of building your SaaS product. The team behind it, Bhargav and Siddharth Ponnapalli, are passionate about helping developers like you launch your ideas with ease and speed.


What makes Nextbase unique?

  • Comprehensive boilerplate with authentication, payments, admin panel, and more
  • Passionate team dedicated to helping developers launch products quickly
  • Tailored kits for small projects, large projects, and organisations
  • Exceptional support and guidance from the Nextbase team
  • Vibrant community of makers and creators using the tool
  • Reliable companion for building remarkable SaaS products

Whether you’re just starting out or running a large organisation, Nextbase has a kit tailored to your needs. With its comprehensive features and exceptional support, you can focus on the heart of your project, knowing the technical details are taken care of.

Who can benefit from Nextbase?

  • Developers looking to speed up their SaaS development process
  • Founders of small projects or large organisations
  • Fullstack engineers building web applications
  • Creators and makers launching new SaaS products
  • Entrepreneurs in need of a comprehensive boilerplate
  • Teams requiring advanced features like admin panels and user management

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Pros & cons

Slick UIs thanks to advanced React componentsNot for React newbies
Turbo-charged with server-side renderingSome fancy marketing features locked behind pricier plans
Cutting-edge web standards? Check!


  • $99 for Nextbase Essential
  • $299 for Nextbase Pro
  • $399 for Nextbase Ultimate

See pricing table for more details.

What is included in all licences?

  • Access controlled routes
  • Authentication (15+ social logins)
  • Dark mode
  • Database configured (Supabase)
  • End-to-end integration suite
  • Fully typesafe code
  • Jest & Playwright integration
  • Low-code database management
  • Organisations, multi-tenancy
  • Payments (Lemon Squeezy, Stripe)
  • Row level security (RLS)
  • Server and client components
  • Supabase type generation
  • Tailwind CSS & shadcn components
  • Discord community
  • Continuous updates
  • Build unlimited apps

The higher-end licences include more features such as:

  • Sentry and Posthog integration
  • React email
  • In-app notifications
  • OpenAI GPT-4 integration

… and lots more. See the full list

Optimised hosting

  • Vercel

Payment processors

  • Lemon Squeezy
  • Stripe

Languages / frameworks

  • Next.js
  • Typescript
  • Tailwind CSS

Nextbase reviews

We were able to rebuild the platform using Nextbase within a fraction of the time, when compared to building from scratch. This eventually enabled us to launch much faster. Highly recommended.

– Dustin, founder of Perch

There is power in building In public and trusting others. Early on in @GetIncented life, we decided to purchase a boilerplate to speed up MVP development. Said boilerplate was @usenextbase . Shortly after we became friends with their founders Bhargav and Siddharth , who are both amazing humans.

– Sven Hermann, founder of Incented

I always hope for someone who meets my (pretty picky) expectations, and I love it when I’m surprised by someone who exceeds them. Bhargav is a great engineer & software architect as well as a great communicator & human being. Recommended ✔︎

–Mitch Olsen


The Nextbase community is a vibrant one, filled with makers and creators who have found success using this powerful tool. Join them in building something truly remarkable, with Nextbase as your reliable companion every step of the way.

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