Content management

In Plone, User editable objects are content objects. Content objects have different flavours depending on their type.

Examples:

  • Pages (ATDocument class)
  • Images (ATImage class)
  • News items
  • Events
  • etc.

There are two different subsystems to create content objects in Plone

  • Archetypes (Plone 2.x and Plone 3.x)
  • Dexterity (Plone 4.x and Plone 3.x)

About Plone

This is documentation for Plone®. Plone is a popular, open source, content management system written in Python programming language.

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Edit this document

The source code of this file is hosted on GitHub. Everyone can update and fix errors in this document with few clicks - no downloads needed.

  1. Go to Content management on GitHub.
  2. Press the Fork button. This will create your own personal copy of the documentation.
  3. Edit files using GitHub's text editor in your web browser
  4. Fill in the Commit message text box at the end of the page telling why you did the changes. Press the Propose file change button next to it when done.
  5. Then head to the Send a pull request page (you won't need to fill in any additional text). Just press Send pull request button.
  6. Your changes are now queued for review under project's Pull requests tab on Github.

For basic information about updating this manual and Sphinx format please see Writing and updating the manual guide.