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User Guide

If you're completely new to Directus or want a non-technical overview to help you get the most out of Directus – look no further.


API Reference

A comprehensive blueprint of every API endpoint & parameter. The ideal reference for connecting projects to the Directus datastore.



Looking for help with something in particular? We have articles and step-by-step guides to help with most common tasks on Medium.


Application Docs

Written for admins wanting to get the most out of their setup, and engineers interested in learning more about the codebase.


API Docs

Specifically tailored for developers looking to configure or extend the Core API, these docs house all technical details for the back-end.



If visual learning is more your thing, check out the growing number of video walk-throughs and demonstrations available on YouTube.


We believe in community-driven development & support. Check out these social resources to ask questions, get updates, or discuss what we should do next.

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Downloads, Issues, and Feature Tracking. This is an excellent resource for engineers to find technical resources or let us know about any bugs you might come across.

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Shout-outs, Updates, and Sneak Peeks. Our Twitter account is a great way to get timely updates on new versions, career opportunities, and Directus meet-ups.

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Community Discussions and Team Chats. If you're looking to connect with our Core team or other members of the community, then this is the place to reach out.

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Our roadmap consistently extends one year out. Features are carefully selected from the community-driven feature request list and prioritized based on votes.

  • 2019-Q3

    • Directus Cloud Beta
    • Docker Refactor
    • Stability Improvements
  • 2019-Q4

    • Directus Cloud
    • Remote-Install Extensions
    • Module Sidebar
    • Performance Optimizations

Vector logos, brand assets, and our official style guide. Our branding conveys Directus' simplicity and elegance. The resources below help maintain our identity's integrity.

  • Badge Dark
  • Badge Light
  • Color
  • Flat
  • Shine
  • Color
  • Flat
  • Mark
  • Lightest
  • Lighter
  • Light
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Darker
  • Darkest
  • Accent

Our primary typeface is Roboto, an open-source font by Christian Robertson. Our wordmark consists of the rabbit logo with “Directus” either to the right or below, set in Roboto Light. The Directus logo and wordmark are trademarks of RANGER Studio.