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An intuitive MkDocs CMS for easy collaboration

With CloudCannon as your MkDocs CMS, your documentation workflows are in your control. Write in Markdown, WYSIWYG, or live on the page, and collaborate with your whole team.

Stay in sync with a Git-based CMS

More than a headless CMS. CloudCannon's Git-based CMS helps your docs team stay in sync with a unified workflow.

  • Technical writers commit back to your Git repository through CloudCannon's Content, Source, or Visual Editors.
  • Create branches for significant changes to prevent blocking staging environments.
  • Review changes on a site and merge them into another branch.
  • Roll a site back with full version control of both code and content.
Git workflow

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Our migration team can get your site configured for your ideal editing experience. No matter what services you are using or the current state of your website, we'll do the work for you.

CloudCannon's MkDocs CMS advances your web development workflows.


Sync your MkDocs site

Connect your GitHub, GitLab, or Bitbucket repository.


Configure your MkDocs build

Add your environment variables, command line options, custom plugins, and more to automate your build.


Invite your content team to collaborate

Give your team access to update the content on the site, all without the help of a developer.


Go live with MkDocs hosting included

Delight your customers by hosting your site on a global CDN with unparalleled reach and speed. Alternatively, bring your own hosting provider, and CloudCannon will handle it seamlessly.

CloudCannon for developers

Build MkDocs sites your way

CloudCannon’s CMS for MkDocs has everything you need to build, edit, and host the best performing documentation sites on the web.

  • Focus on building custom components rather than hand-holding editors through changes.
  • Build locally with your favorite tools and frameworks.
  • Sync changes to content editors with a Git push.
Branching and previewing
Faster and easier on MkDocs

CloudCannon for editors

The best CMS for MkDocs websites

CloudCannon’s CMS for MkDocs makes content management easy for your documentation team and technical writers.

  • Use custom components to build new  site pages visually.
  • Share and review changes with a preview site.
  • Publish content confidently with a push of a button.
  • Make changes without bugging a developer — no additional technical knowledge needed.

Intuitive content editing

Level up your documentation team with CloudCannon’s logical and robust content editing and publishing workflows.

Git Sync

Git Sync

Everything syncs back to your Git repo, so development and editing teams can always collaborate in sync.
Ideal for technical writers

Ideal for technical writers

Empower your docs team with our MkDocs CMS, while developers work in parallel with them.
Robust publishing

Robust publishing

Prepare branches for staging and production workflows. Your content team will use the full power of Git, all behind a beautiful UI.
Intuitive editing

Intuitive editing

Edit content directly on your website. With CloudCannon’s range of editing interfaces for MkDocs, the whole team can contribute.

Trusted by world-leading companies

CloudCannon provides a quality editing interface for our marketing team while allowing developers to use the tools and workflows they know.
Sam Harnack
Technical Marketing Manager
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CloudCannon's open source ecosystem

Upgrade your static sites with CloudCannon’s powerful open source tools for a wide range of SSGs.

  • Bookshop — create component-driven development workflows and enable live rendering editing;
  • Pagefind — static search that scales;
  • Reseed — integrate multiple sites into a single domain;
  • Rosey — manage translations for localization and i18n;
  • Pagebreak — granular configuration for site pagination.
Overview of Jamstack ecosystem

Why choose MkDocs?

MkDocs is a fast, simple and popular static site generator that’s geared towards building project documentation. Documentation source files are written in Markdown, and configured with a single YAML configuration file.

MkDocs builds completely static HTML sites that you can host on CloudCannon’s global CDN, GitHub Pages, Amazon S3, or anywhere else you choose.

A MkDocs site with intuitive editing

A CMS for MkDocs you can trust

Find out how world leading companies are successfully leveraging CloudCannon's editing and publishing workflows. Learn how the best CMS for MkDocs can help you and your team. 

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