A web platform that gets out of your way

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.

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.

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 and developers.

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