Hippo Plugins - BloomReach Experience - Open Source CMS

This article covers a Hippo CMS version 11. There's an updated version available that covers our most recent release.

Hippo Plugins

Hippo CMS has a pluggable architecture and many additional features are available as plugins. Hippo provides three levels of support for plugins:

A default or standard plugin meets Hippo quality standards, is properly documented, and is tested against each new Hippo CMS release and updated if necessary.

Hippo Default Plugins

Default plugins are developed and supported by Hippo, and they are already included in the Maven archetype used to start Hippo projects and no additional installation steps through the  setup application are required.

Hippo Standard Plugins in the Hippo Setup application/Feature Library

Standard plugins are developed and supported by Hippo and can be added to your project from the feature library in Hippo's setup application.

Community Plugins at Hippo Forge

Community plugins are maintained by the Hippo community. It is up to the community to make sure the plugins meet quality standards, are properly documented, and are tested against each new Hippo CMS release.  

The BloomReach Forge resides at Github with its own documentation site, that has a full project list.

The following community plugins are frequently used in Hippo CMS projects (alphabetically ordered):