A Django content management system focused on flexibility and user experience http://wagtail.io

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Wagtail CMS

Wagtail is a content management system built on Django. It's focused on user experience,
and offers precise control for designers and developers.

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  • A fast, attractive interface for authors and editors
  • Complete control over design with standard Django templates
  • Configure content types through standard Django models
  • Fast out of the box. Cache-friendly if you need it
  • Tightly integrated search
  • Strong document and image management
  • Wide support for embedded content
  • Straightforward integration with existing Django apps
  • Simple, configurable permissions
  • Workflow support
  • An extensible form builder <http://docs.wagtail.io/en/latest/reference/contrib/forms/index.html>_
  • Multi-site and multi-language support
  • Excellent test coverage <http://codecov.io/github/wagtail/wagtail?branch=master>_

Find out more at wagtail.io <http://wagtail.io/>_.

Getting started

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    pip install wagtail
    wagtail start mysite
    cd mysite
    python manage.py migrate
    python manage.py createsuperuser
    python manage.py runserver

then sign in at

For detailed installation and setup docs, see `docs.wagtail.io <http://docs.wagtail.io/>`_.

Who's using it?

madewithwagtail.org <http://madewithwagtail.org>lists some of the public Wagtail sites we know about; please add your own <http://madewithwagtail.org/submit/>.


`docs.wagtail.io <http://docs.wagtail.io/>`_ is the full reference for Wagtail, and includes guides for developers, designers and editors, alongside release notes and our roadmap.

Community Support
There is an active community of Wagtail users and developers responding to questions on `Stack Overflow <http://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/wagtail>`_. When posting questions, please read Stack Overflow's advice on `how to ask questions <http://stackoverflow.com/help/how-to-ask>`_ and remember to tag your question with "wagtail".

For topics and discussions that do not fit Stack Overflow's question-and-answer format, there is also a `Wagtail Support mailing list <https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/wagtail>`_ and a `Slack workspace <https://github.com/wagtail/wagtail/wiki/Slack>`_.

Commercial Support
Wagtail is sponsored by `Torchbox <https://torchbox.com/>`_. If you need help implementing or hosting Wagtail, please contact us: hello@torchbox.com.

We thank `BrowserStack <https://www.browserstack.com/>`_, who provide the project with free access to their live web-based browser testing tool, and automated Selenium cloud testing.

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Wagtail supports Django 1.11.x and 2.0 on Python 3.4, 3.5 and 3.6. Supported database backends are PostgreSQL, MySQL and SQLite.

If you're a Python or Django developer, fork the repo and get stuck in! We run a separate group for developers of Wagtail itself at https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/wagtail-developers (please note that this is not for support requests).

You might like to start by reviewing the contributing guidelines <http://docs.wagtail.io/en/latest/contributing/index.html>and checking issues with the good first issue <https://github.com/wagtail/wagtail/labels/good%20first%20issue> label.

We also welcome translations for Wagtail's interface. Translation work should be submitted through Transifex <https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/wagtail/>_.