You can use Fluid in TYPO3 to do one of the following:
Create Custom Content Elements in addition to the already existing content elements TYPO3 supplies.
The previous point describes the lightweight components which are created using a combination of TypoScript and Fluid. If you need more functionality or flexibility in your content element, you can create a content plugin using a combination of Extbase and Fluid. This is explained in Developing TYPO3 Extensions with Extbase and Fluid
Use Fluid to create emails using the TYPO3 Mail API.
Use Fluid in Backend Modules.
This page was created recently to serve as a start page for Fluid in TYPO3. It contains an Introduction to Fluid as subpage and further pages will be added later.
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