Hippo CMS

What is Hippo CMS?

Hippo CMS is a Java based, Open Source Web Content Management platform. With strong integrations and a solid architecture based around the separation of concerns, Hippo gives you the flexibility to have full control over your project.

Can I try it out?

Yes! Download our demo. Or look under the hood if you like, we share our source code.

Looking for assistance? You're welcome to ask for help--we have a very active mailing list! Please do check the tutorials and the guidelines first, though.

New here?

Our tutorials will get you up to speed with Hippo development.

Follow the Hippo Trail


The relations between repository, CMS and delivery tier.

How it all fits together

Developer Info

Source code, forge, license, roadmap and system requirements.

Quick links


Interested? We're always on the lookout for new talent.

Have a look

Videos to watch

Videos of the annual Hippo developer conference, the Hippo GetTogether, and our video trail where we teach you how to go beyond the basics.

Latest Blogs

Kickstart your projects with the Hippo feature library
September 25, 2014

With this feature library, you can add commonly used functionality to your project

Hippo CMS Integration Patterns
October 15, 2014

At this year's Hippo GetTogether, Senior Architect Jeroen Reijn presented examples of integration patterns used by Hippo clients in their existing application landscape.

Re: [hippo-community] SpringBridgeHstComponent: Cannot find the root web application context or client component manager
by: Tlabs | 31-10-14 14:28:28 (CET)

Well, your suggestion work fine for me and now it's all ok.Thank you very much. However, I think that your improvement it's a good idea and so i decided to open an issue about this scenario. Cheers,Antonino Il giorno venerdì 31 ottobre 2014 13:04:32 UTC+1, w.ko ha scritto:Hi Tlabs, At this moment,

Re: [hippo-community] copy document
by: Jasper Floor | 31-10-14 13:20:30 (CET)

On Fri, Oct 31, 2014 at 1:09 PM, zakijuma <zakij...@gmail.com> wrote: For the preview publishing shouldn't matter only saving. I assume you do see the changes in the cms. >>No  Are you sure your sitemapitem references this document and not the one on the other site? >> it is a footer document type

Re: [hippo-community] copy document
by: zakijuma | 31-10-14 13:09:43 (CET)

Are you sure your sitemapitem references this document and not the one on the other site? >> it is a footer document type that is used on every page. What do you see if you delete the document? >>i removed the copied version and oddly enough I still see the contents of the original document. so it s