Extensible Architecture

Brightspot CMS is flexible, fast and without compromise. Our platform is designed to grow with your content business.

  • API-first to help future-proof for success
  • Solve your unique business problems
  • Publish headless, decoupled—or both

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Learn how Brightspot grows with your business, extends with your business logic.

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Learn how Brightspot grows with your business, extends with your business logic.

Brightspot's extensible architecture means you can publish how you want—headless or decoupled—all from the same environment.
Brightspot's robust search capabilities, including global, contextual, and federated search capabilities provides you with full visibility, insight and control of your content.
With its extensible architecture and back-end flexibility, Brightspot frees users from traditional technical complexities involved in data modeling, allowing them to quickly adapt to any future changes.
With the Brightspot CMS, we take a different approach that combines a more intuitive architecture and flexibility to drive your business forward. And that’s thanks to Dari, a principle that has made Brightspot what it is today.
Sticking with a legacy CMS would have constrained our creativity and undermined our confidence. With a modern CMS like Brightspot, we can move and innovate the way we want now, and in the future.
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Caitlin Brown, Senior Manager, Digital Strategy, Walmart

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Brightspot frees users from traditional backend complexities involved in data modeling, allowing them to quickly adapt to any future changes.
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All Brightspot Features

Brightspot CMS is built by publishers and developers, and is designed to grow with your business.
A robust set of tools to manage sites, content, users and permissions, workflows, languages, and analytics.
Keyword-driven and comprehensive, filterable search and taxonomy features make folders a thing of the past.
Intuitive and designed for the work, including rich-text editing and collaboration features that make teamwork work.
Start publishing content rapidly thanks to built-in, extensible content types including text assets, media, pages and much more.
Drive deeper engagement and personalized experiences by leveraging authentication, profiling, segmentation and affinity features.
Built to be a bridge to all your systems and data, start with one of the 70 plug-and-play integrations, or build your own custom integration.
Meet users where they are thanks to syndication and distribution tools like RSS, sitemaps, SEO tools, social publishing and translation support.
Front-end agnostic means businesses can publish how they want—headless or decoupled—all from the same environment.

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