An API-first headless platform to quickly build modern sites and apps, and easily create and publish content to any audience.
Any Digital Experience
Create on any platform, any screen, any experience, and everything in between. Use any front-end development framework of choice, without compromising the content authoring experience. An API-first development platform for both client-side and server-side sites and applications.
Work locally and together within a Git-based distributed repository and leverage parallel development using your own tools, debuggers, and processes. Create blazing fast digital experiences at blazing fast development speeds.
Elastic, Global Scalability
Scale elastically and deploy globally to meet every performance need with a cloud-native architecture. A stateless and serverless content delivery model ensures ease of deployment and fast, secure end user experiences.
Great for Authors
Utilize CrafterCMS's easy-to-use web-based tools with in-context editing, drag-and-drop page building, multi-channel preview, personalization and content targeting, and other tools that your authoring team will love. Your organization will have the capabilities they loved from a traditional CMS while gaining the new ability to integrate authoring capabilities with any application, running on any server, written in any language/framework, and the use of advanced features like auditing, version history, content dependencies, workflow and much more.
Fantastic for Ops
Manage a small footprint and scale effortlessly with true serverless and stateless dynamic content delivery support. Deploying code to your global infrastructure is only a push of a button and moving the latest content to a Dev, QA or other lower environments is only a Git pull away along with continuous integration (CI), native to CrafterCMS's Git-based repository.
Amazing for Developers
Best In Class Authoring
User-friendly, WYSIWYG content authoring tools that work across all front-end technologies and digital channels.
Headless APIs and Templating APIs.
Custom, extensible APIs.
Server-side rendering with Groovy, Next, Nuxt and more.
WYSIWYG content authoring tools.
API-First Developer Platform
Build engaging sites and apps using any front-end technology. And regardelss of technology, easily give your content teams an awesome authoring experience.
Git Based Content Repository
Sophisticated versioning system for managing all content.
Benefit from distributed, multi-file versioning, branching, time leap, and in-line debugging.
Seamless collaboration between content and developer teams. Easily move content and code between environments. Integrate CI/CD tools and DevOps processes. Eliminate content freezes and other bottlenecks inherent to database-centric CMSs.
MACH-based architecture facilitates building your composable DXP. Reusable plugins and public marketplace enables rapid composability of digital experiences for both authors and end users. Private marketplace for large enterprises drives incredible productivity.
Manage common content once.
Support waterfall language translation.
Support hierarchical sites.
Deliver multi-lingual, global sites.
Blindingly fast and easy-to-use platform-agnostic interface for retrieving content and data.
Serverless content delivery enables effortless scale-out.
Shared nothing architecture.
Global and disconnected topology support.
Decoupled and Secure
Separate content authoring and content delivery systems to allow for highly secure, high performance digital experiences.
Java/Spring backend stack.
Consume and expose REST, GraphQL, and even Java APIs.
Script your own APIs with Groovy.
Powerful integration extension points.