Headless CMS

Power All Your Digital Experiences

Manage all of your content, assets, and data within one unified solution. Directus is the easiest and fastest way to publish content across all channels.

Before we get started, what is a Headless CMS?

Content is king — and delivering content at the right time and place is essential to raising brand awareness, attracting and maintaining customers, and driving revenue. But as consumers use more devices and channels to access content, traditional content management systems (CMS) limited to building simple websites don't cut it anymore.

Headless CMS manage content... that's it. They are not website-builders. In fact, they are entirely decoupled from the presentation layer (the "head"), so their agnostic content can be delivered in any format, anywhere, at any time. That means they can power websites, apps, kiosks, VR/AR experiences, digital signage, or any other data-driven projects.

No-Code App

Your content has never looked so good

Directus democratizes your database content with a simple, safe, and intuitive platform that anyone can use. No training required. No need to call up engineering.

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Speak Their Language

Ensure consistency across geographies with multi-lingual support for 54+ languages and our intelligent localization wizard.

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Go headless with Directus

Get your head out of the cloud.

With options for any budget, Directus Cloud provides an end-to-end content backbone for powering all your digital experiences.

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With over 12 million downloads, Directus is the world's first Open Data Platform for instantly.

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  • “We had departments using many different CMS. They ranged from extremely expensive to open-source projects. Directus has proven to be better than all the others.”

    Dr. Brian Myers
    Principal Cloud Engineer at Bose
  • In addition to our perfect rating on G2, Directus was also awarded six major accolades for the Summer 2022 quarter. These include High Performer, Easiest to Use, Best ROI, Most Likely to Recommend, and more.

    G2 — 5.0 out of 5 rating
    Summer 2022 Quarter
  • “Directus is a powerful tool offering a lot of flexibility. The back office is very intuitive and it’s possible to do many things. The tool can be used in open source and very customizable, Directus allowed us to develop websites using our favorite framework: next.js.”

    Kiril Gorbatenko
    CEO, Web Vision 360
  • “Directus is quite impressive about the potentials it have from a business point of view. The software is easy to configure and the community is very active continously improving the available functionalities and solving known issues”

    Vincenzo Lupia
    DevOps Developer, Doxee
  • “It started with the ease of "just quickly set up a project" for small projects, but we soon discovered that so much more was possible! We replaced a lot of our Laravel/Nova projects without writing additional extensions, if we do need custom logic it’s super easy.”

    Jeroen Ling
    Senior Frontend Developer & DevOps Engineer, Vanling
  • “Directus enabled us to make our own choices and set the YIA website up in the right way, whereas other more opinionated situations prohibit that freedom of choice.”

    Matt Skinner
    Technical Lead, Cucumber Digtital Agency
  • Tripadvisor is using Directus to bring our products, data and content closer together. This will allow our users to plan and experience travel in new and innovative ways.”

    Antoine Veliz
    VP, Design at Tripadvisor
  • Directus unifies our data coming in from across the country, adding value, and redistributing the consolidated data back out to stakeholders with its built-in API. Directus also acts as a validation and improvement tool, allowing non-technical staff to manually verify or flag issues with generated data connections.”

    Brent Cartier
    Strategy Lead for Digital Services, Canadian Government

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