Generating a New Project

Generate a component

To generate a new React component in island-ui-core.
yarn generate @nx/react:component MyComponent --project=island-ui-core

Generate an application

To generate a simple React application:
yarn generate @nx/react:app my-app
To get a React application with server-side-rendering, we recommend using Next.JS:
yarn generate @nx/next:app my-app
To create a service, you can get started with NestJS like this:
yarn generate @nx/nest:app services/my-service
You might want to check out our reference NextJS and NestJS projects.
For NextJS projects, be sure to configure our custom NextJS server.

Generate a library

To generate a React library.
yarn generate @nx/react:lib my-lib --linter eslint
To create a NestJS module:
yarn generate @nx/nest:lib my-lib
To create a JS library that can be used both on the frontend and the backend:
yarn generate @nx/node:lib my-lib
Libraries are sharable across libraries and applications. They can be imported from
Applications and libraries can be structured in a hierarchy using subfolders:
yarn generate @nx/node:lib common/my-lib
# Imported from ''


Using the sequelize-cli we support version controlled migrations that keep track of changes to the database.

Generate a migrations

yarn nx run <project>:migrate/generate


yarn nx run <project>:migrate