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.NET Controls Integration

Integrate .NET Controls

CTRL+C. CRTL+V = Umbraco Integration.  We love .NET and we know you do too.  But we also love working with .NET in ways we're familiar with.  With this in mind, you can use .NET Custom Controls and User Controls without having to jump through hoops.


With built-in content cache and dynamic cache for macros your site is given a huge performance boost, ensuring a great experience for your site's visitors.  You'll also have a great editing experience due to back-office CSS and JavaScript Optimization.

Cache settings for performance
Umbraco API

Easy to use API's

The Umbraco API gives you programmatic access to everything in the Umbraco CMS, plus the API is easy to use from Visual Studio or any other development tool.


Our fully customizable, built-in search feature can accommodate nearly any search requirement.  This means your users and website visitors can find exactly what they're looking for.

Fully customizable built-in search feature
Well Documented API

Thorough documentation

Utilising an extensive and well documented API, you can import content from a legacy application/website, create and edit advanced user profiles or run scheduled maintenance.

The friendliest community

With a very active forum, wiki, collaborative projects area, and "meet up" suggestion area, Umbraco truly is "the friendly CMS". This is thanks to the helpful and active community of users, designers, owners and developers.

Friendly and active community at our.umbraco.com

Loved by developers, used by thousands around the world!

One of the biggest benefits of using Umbraco is that we have the friendliest Open Source community on this planet. A community that's incredibly pro-active, extremely talented and helpful.

If you get an idea for something you would like to build in Umbraco, chances are that someone has already built it. And if you have a question, are looking for documentation or need friendly advise, go ahead and ask the Umbraco community on Our.

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