This article covers a Hippo CMS version 11. There's an updated version available that covers our most recent release.

Extend Hippo

Introduction

The authoring application in Hippo CMS/DX is commonly referred to as simply "CMS". It is a web application that serves as a User Interface (UI) for the Content Repository and associated content management functionality.

Extensions

The CMS application is built on an extensible plugin architecture. The community edition, Hippo CMS, provides a default configuration of the CMS application which offers all the basic content management functionality and which can be extended in several ways: