SilverStripe CMS user help guide

Help for SilverStripe CMS content editors and website administrators.

SilverStripe CMS user help guide

This site is a user-focused reference targeted at editors and administrators who create and manage content on SilverStripe CMS websites. This guide applies to version 3.x of the CMS (all releases in the SilverStripe 3 release line).

This user help also covers a number of modules which may or may not be installed for your site. Refer to the intro for each chapter to find out the prerequisites for using a feature.

If you are a developer, we encourage you to join the development community as the first port of call for help, and visit our developer documentation.

Customers of SilverStripe Ltd., the company behind the CMS, should visit

Managing your website

Creating pages and content

  • Pages

    Managing content structure, page history and batch publishing.

  • Creating and editing content

    This section describes how to go about making changes to the content of a page and then publishing those changes to the live website.

  • Web content best practices

    Useful tips to improve your content management.

  • Web browser differences

    Guidance on the best web browsers to use when editing content in SilverStripe CMS.

Optional features

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