Content: Roadmap

Official roadmap

django CMS is always looking for motivated people to contribute to its source code

Our current projects

These are just some of the most significant projects our volunteer contributors are currently working on.

Active Workgroups

Style Guide & Relaunch

  • Have a design style guide so that the community can implement django CMS frontends (i.e. additional frontends for modules) that have the same look and feel.
  • new website based on django CMS v4 with new design


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djangocms-text - modern text editor and intuitive CMS link management

  • Modern and state-of-the-art rich text editor (TipTap)
  • Smooth User Experience
  • JSON Support
  • Rock-solid & developer friendly
  • Easy replacement of the third-party text editor
  • See djangocms-text for more info


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django CMS Blog

  • the main blog project endorsed by the django CMS community
  • Writing / upgrading tests and release v4 compatible version


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Headless mode / REST API



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django CMS Form Builder


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django-filer- modern file picker for django CMS

  • testing and product management
  • django Filer is a file management application for django that makes handling of files and images a breeze.
  • See django-filer for more info


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Drop-in Replacements

  • Make separate modules where necessary so that module functionality can be plugged in / plugged out and potentially replaced by other implementations of such a module.
  • Use Case: Replace the versioning module djangocms-versioning with a simple published / unpublished versioning module.


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Inactive / Completed Workgroups

django CMS 4 & Versioning - DELIVERED!

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  • A revised model structure, delivering huge performance improvements
  • Powerful versioning functionality
  • A new app configuration facility that allows other apps to customise / control other apps by enhancing features.
  • Dedicated Edit, Preview and Structure endpoints.  Allows the editing interface to be used by custom models and not just pages.
  • New and improved plugin architecture
  • New Alias Placeholders that are versioned and provide more control  (replaces Static placeholders)
  • Many more minor improvements ....

Search results improvements in admin interface - DELIVERED

  • Making the life easier for editors of super large website projects 
  • Allow to drill down on search results (show parents), when searching a page via the admin.
  • Add pagination to search results and provide a search box. 

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django CMS releases

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     django CMS 4.1 (LTS)

    Q4 2023

     django CMS 3.11 (LTS)

    Q2 2022

     django CMS 3.10

    Q4 2021

    django CMS 3.9 

    Q2 2021

    django CMS 3.8 

    Q3 2020

    • Adding support for Django 3.1
    • Dropping support for Python 2, supporting Python 3.5+
    • Dropping support for Django < 2.2, supporting Django 2.2, 3.0 and 3.1

    django CMS 3.7 (LTS)


    • Our next Long Term Support release, replacing 3.4
    • Added support for Django 2.2 (LTS)
    • See full release notes

    django CMS 3.6


    • Added support for Django 2.0 and 2.1
    • Removed support for Django versions older than 1.11
    • See full release notes

    django CMS 3.5


    • Separated structure board from content
    • Pages can now be copied between sites
    • See full release notes

    django CMS 3.4 (LTS)


    • Our first Long Term Support release
    • Added auto reload capabilities to plugins for faster rendering
    • See full release notes