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Use Netlify’s composable platform to build high-performing sites, apps, and stores with modular components that load near instantly for every visitor.
Our platform is designed to scale with you at every step, offer the best web experiences, and optimize for developer productivity. Netlify also offers improved productivity to cross-functional release partners, including content authors, marketers, and docs teams.
Netlify is a composable platform that empowers enterprises and cross-functional teams to build high-performing modern web experiences that can scale, innovate, and ship to production faster.
Netlify’s composable platform is made up of 3 central products that you can use independently of each other and extend.
Netlify Create: enables real-time editing and publishing from a preview site in visual context. Developers can extend the visual editing experience with fully customizable site components using any tech stack or content source. Also called a visual editor.
Netlify Core: build, deploy, and manage your site/app on our global CDN and Netlify Edge network. Also called the frontend cloud.
Netlify Connect: integrate content from multiple sources into a single data unification layer for easy access through a GraphQL API and use that content on your site. Sync data from legacy systems alongside a modern CMS.
Netlify Create offers a visual editor that lets you view your changes as you edit in real-time in a site preview. The visual editor allows marketers and content authors to quickly make site changes and drive business impact faster without waiting for engineering.
Content authors can use the visual editor to:
Netlify Create also allows developers to customize the visual editing experience with any tech stack and content sources for the site. This allows content authors to edit all of your site’s content with the visual editor, even if the content is originally stored in different CMS silos.
In addition, developers can customize the frontend components that content authors can add and move on the site. Developers can also define editing limits to maintain branding or simplify the editing experience for content authors.
Learn more about Netlify Create.
On Netlify Core, you can build, deploy, and run your site/app on our global CDN and Netlify Edge Network.
Netlify Core can be understood as a frontend cloud but also offers much more and includes these key benefits:
Learn more about Netlify Core.
Netlify Connect allows you to sync and combine data from multiple data sources into a single real-time graph database that you can query against with a GraphQL API.
Unify your content sources through Netlify Connect for the following benefits:
Learn more about Netlify Connect.
Netlify’s composable platform supports efficiency and cost-savings, from how you build, run, and deploy your site on our global CDN, to how you source and manage your site’s content and feedback cycles.
The Netlify platform uses a composable web architecture, so developers can:
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Netlify partners with the best modern tools so that you can entrust different parts of your site to the right domain experts. For example, easily integrate your site or app with a trusted monitoring provider.
You can also partner with Netlify as an integration provider to make your integration available to the wider composable web ecosystem.
Finally, you can use the Netlify SDK to manage an incremental migration or develop custom solutions for your existing workflows and legacy systems.
Explore the Netlify SDK 🔍
Use the SDK to build your own private integrations or make your integrations available to others as a partner integration.
The Netlify composable platform goes beyond developer productivity and is designed for the needs of architects, developers, cross-functional release partners, content authors, copywriters, marketers, and documentation teams.
Enterprises trust Netlify to help them ship to production faster, securely manage different site versions, and help content authors drive results faster with a custom visual site editor.
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Learn how the Netlify Create visual editor works
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