Why Craft For Design & Development

Craft Puts You in Control

Design and develop exactly what you need.

Craft gives you the tools to build quickly, so you don’t have to waste time wrestling with pre-defined themes.

  • Write and design your own HTML.
  • Create custom templates with clean code powered by Twig.
  • Manage multiple sites or use Craft as a content API.
  • Have complete control over content forms, categories, and relationships.
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Scalable, secure, and supported.

With Craft you decide how much or how little functionality your project requires. All while being supported by the team behind the product.

  • Multiple tools and features built to optimize performance.
  • Regular releases and bug fixes.
  • Developer support comes standard with paid licenses.

Extend as needed.

Craft provides a full suite of libraries and APIs that plugins can tap into.

  • Hundreds of plugins are a click away in the built-in Plugin Store.
  • Build your own plugins and custom functionality.
  • Install additional libraries with Composer.