The future of Craft CMS is here.
Introducing Craft 3 Beta.

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Image Editing

Powerful image editing tools directly in your browser.

Composer

You can now install Craft and
plugins with Composer.

PostgreSQL

Craft now supports
PostgreSQL 9.5 and later.

Multi-Site

Run multiple sister sites from a single Craft install at no extra cost.

New Integration APIs

Plugins can now provide integrations with asset storage services and transactional email providers.

Modernized Codebase

Craft now runs on Yii 2, and follows PSR-1, 2, and 4 standards, and other modern best practices.

Insightful Debugging

The Yii Debug Toolbar is available to admins on front-end and Control Panel requests, even when Dev Mode is disabled.

Content Migrations

Manage migration scripts geared toward configuration and content changes.

Supercharged Templates

Templates now have access to all of Craft’s service APIs, and element queries are way more powerful.

Better Localization

Craft 3 takes full advantage of the Intl extension and ICU library, dramatically improving core localization features like translations and string formatting.

Faster in every way

Craft 3 has been completely rewritten and refactored for better performance.

TTFB

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Query Speed

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Memory

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Check it out.

Craft 3 Beta is available exclusively on GitHub.

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