Headless CMS API-First CMS

Content is the infrastructure your business runs on.

Our "Content as Infrastructure" philosophy helps enterprises thrive in today's ever-changing digital ecosystem. We empower marketers and developers to work together to deliver engaging customers experiences.

Key Features


How It Works

Create, update, and retrieve content and assets with ease. Pull personalized content to deliver amazing experiences across devices.

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Content Modeling

It all starts with the content model. Our drag-n-drop UI allows you to quickly build rich content with all types - text, location, dates, media, rich text editor, snippets, relationships and more.


Marketers and business users can create and manage layouts and templates in a full editorial environment and deliver as JSON to any device or application.

Presentation Layer

New devices and touchpoints are emerging all the time our content as infrastructure allows you to be ready for whatever comes next.


Create once, deliver anywhere with our robust API architecture. From content and layouts to navigation and workflows, our APIs mean you can access any dotCMS content and functionality separately from the dotCMS backend.

Key Features

New devices and touchpoints are emerging all the time, so we built dotCMS as a CMS that serves content headlessly, without stripping marketers of the user experience they need to flourish.

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Edit Mode Anywhere

Our Single Page Application editor enables all dotCMS editing capabilities for your SPA, including inline editing, layout design, personalization, drag and drop, and more, giving business users access to the full dotCMS editing experience, regardless of the tech stack used to deliver the SPA, site, or any content-driven application.

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GraphQL Support

dotCMS includes a high-performance GraphQL API. Minimize your JSON payloads, combine requests and only get back what you need. dotCMS now auto-generates GraphQL schemas based on the content repository and allows you to query and return content quickly and efficiently.

Content Model

Drag-n-drop to easily create custom content types, fields, relationships and taxonomies.

Roles & Permissions

Customizable roles and permissions keep your content safe and team members productive.


Our API and compact JSON payloads give you full control over your content, assets, layouts, and workflows.


Build multi-step workflows with features like four-eye approval, AI translations, and third-party integrations.

Layout as a Service

Give business users the ability to manage layouts and edit content and assets in context.


Publishing in multiple languages with granular locale settings help you launch on time, every time.

Professional Support

Host your content on dotCMS cloud platform monitored by the engineering and support teams 24/7/365.

SSO (Single Sign-On)

OAuth 2, SAML 2 or Active Directory simplifies managing user accounts and roles.

Scalability & Speed

Java infrastructure and multi-tenant capabilities, allow you to scale across your organization.