Extend Hippo - BloomReach Experience - Open Source CMS

This article covers a Hippo CMS version 10. There's an updated version available that covers our most recent release.

Extend Hippo


The authoring application in Hippo CMS 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.


The CMS application is built on an extensible plugin architecture. The community edition of 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: