# Quick Start Guide

Strapi offers a lot of flexibility. Whether you want to go fast and quickly see the final result, or would rather dive deeper into the product, we got you covered.


Make sure Node.js and npm are properly installed on your machine. It is also possible to use Yarn instead of npm (see install the Yarn package (opens new window)).

👇 Let's get started! Using the big buttons below, please choose between:

  • the Hands-on path for a DIY approach to run your project
  • or the Starters path for the quickest way to spin up a fullstack application powered by a Strapi back end.