Start with a Template
Netlify CMS can be added to an existing site, but the quickest way to get started is with a template. Our featured templates below deploy to Netlify, giving you a fully working CMS-enabled site with just a few clicks.
After clicking one of those buttons, you’ll authenticate with GitHub or GitLab and choose a repository name. Netlify will then automatically create a clone of the repository in your GitHub or GitLab account. Next, it will build and deploy the new site on Netlify, bringing you to the site dashboard when the build is complete.
Access Netlify CMS on your new site
The template deploy process will send you an invitation to your new site, sent from
Click the link to accept the invite, and you’ll be directed to your site, with a prompt to create a password.
Enter a password, sign in, and you’ll be directed straight to the CMS. (For future visits, you can go straight to
Try adding and editing posts, or changing the content of the Products page. When you save, the changes will be pushed immediately to your Git repository, triggering a build on Netlify, and updating the content on your site. Check out the configuration code by visiting your site repo.