Welcome to the official TYPO3 Documentation

TYPO3 CMS is an Open Source Enterprise Content Management System powered by PHP.

Getting Started with TYPO3

  • Editors Tutorial explains the creation and management of pages and content.
  • Form System Extension is a powerful tool that gives backend users the ability to create web forms.
  • Localization Guide covers everything needed to add additional languages to a TYPO3 site, and how to translate content and pages.
  • Fluid is TYPO3’s templating engine. Fluid acts as the glue between your static HTML templates and the content you create in TYPO3’s backend.
  • Sitepackages allow you to bundle your Fluid templates and other site assets into a single, reusable extension.

The configuration overview in TYPO3 Explained gives an overview of the various configuration options available. It contains a description of the main system configuration options.

  • TYPO3 Explained contains detailed information about concepts and APIs for core and extension developers.
  • The Core changelog lists all relevant changes for each TYPO3 version since 7.
  • The references section lists all available reference manuals.
How to create translations

Internationalization | Translation | Multiple Languages


Contribute to the core

The "Core contribution guide" contains information for creating core patches:

But contributions aren't just about writing patches. Contributions happen in numerous other ways, including

Contribute to official documentation

You are welcome to click on the "Edit on GitHub" button on any page to propose a change in the official documentation whenever you see something that you think can be improved.

Support is available via StackOverflow and Slack. Visit the help page for more information.

For information about the different versions of TYPO3 and its system requirements, visit https://get.typo3.org.