What is Umbraco?


We take a closer look at some of Umbraco’s key features and what's led this growing CMS platform to become so popular.

Growing CMS platform.

Umbraco is one of the most widely used Content Management Systems (CMS), known for its simplicity and almost limitless potential and delivering on some of the largest global corporate websites across multiple industry sectors.

In this blog, we’ll take a closer look at some of Umbraco’s key features that have led this growing CMS platform to become so popular. We’ll also explore how it compares with WordPress, its ease of use, how it works with SEO, and why your business should use Umbraco.

User friendly features.

Why should you use Umbraco?

Site owners, content creators, designers, and developers around the world enjoy Umbraco’s simplicity, flexibility, security and scalability.

When it comes to the design, development and futureproofing of a website, Umbraco is fully customisable and known for its user-friendly features

  • Integration with third party platforms or systems is made simple.
  • Multi-lingual: Umbraco supports multiple languages, making it a great choice for multinational organisations.
  • Easy to use: Dynamic and ambitious web pages are easily and quickly created using the ‘drag and drop’ page creation tool while its media library with built-in image editor allows full-resolution images to be intuitively added and edited.
  • Scalability: Umbraco’s CMS doesn’t compromise on performance even when multiple custom features, software tools and other functionalities are added to the website – or when inevitable traffic spikes occur as the business grows. 
  • Enterprise level: Umbraco is ideal for managing multiple sites on the same CMS.
  • User control and website governance is made easier through different permission levels for users - i.e. admins, editors or other roles.
  • Ongoing support from a huge team of experts as well as a friendly Umbraco-user community on hand to support clients at every stage.