Symfony CMF

The Symfony CMF project makes it easier for developers to add CMS functionality to applications built with the Symfony PHP framework.

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Symfony CMF Documentation

The Symfony Content Management Framework (CMF) project is organized by the Symfony community and has several sponsoring companies and prominent open source leaders implementing the philosophy of the decoupled CMS.

Quick Tour

The best way to get started with the Symfony CMF is by reading the Quick Tour. This will guide you through the code, philosophy and architecture of the Symfony CMF project.


The tutorial guides you through all features of the CMF. It uses a step-by-step way to create a complete website build from the ground up with the CMF.


Looking for some in depth information about a CMF Bundle? Want to know if you can use a bundle independently and how to do it? In this case the bundles section is the right place for you!

Browse the bundles


The Symfony CMF believes in a concept where bundles integrate library (components) into the framework. The components can be used in any PHP project, even when they are not using Symfony.

Browse the components


The cookbook consist of articles about advanced concepts of the Symfony CMF.

Browse the cookbook


Do you want to contribute to the Symfony CMF? Start reading these articles!

Browse the contributing guide

This work, including the code samples, is licensed under a Creative Commons BY-SA 3.0 license.