Mixcore CMS is a best open source CMS that support both headless and decoupled to easily build any kinds of app/web app/customisable APIs built on top of ASP.NET Core / Dotnet Core. It is a completely open source ASP.NET Core (Dotnet Core) CMS solution. https://mixcore.org

Programming language: C#
License: MIT License
Tags: NetCore     CMS     Netstandard    
Latest version: v1.0.0-beta.1

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  • master: Mixcore v1.0.x LTS
  • develop: Mixcore v2.0.0-alpha.x

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Admin Portal

Mixcore CMS Back-office is built on top of the much awaited Bootstrap 5. This makes starting a new project very simple. It also provides benefits if you are already working on a Bootstrap 5 project.

(New Portal in Angular / Svelte will be coming soon)

Mixcore Admin Portal Bootstrap 5.x

Mixcore Admin Portal Bootstrap 5.x

Special features (Out of the box)

  • [x] Databases -MySQL, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, SQLite
  • [x] Reliability - Member roles and permissions.
  • [x] High Security - Strong Data Encryption and Security compliance.
  • [x] Multilingual - Flexible multilingual content migration.
  • [x] High Performance - Millisecond response time.
  • [x] Cross Platforms - Powered by .NET Core and run everywhere.
  • [x] Online Coding - Visual Studio Code's heart inside.
  • [x] Customizable Designs - Build any kinds of website.
  • [x] SEO Friendly - No extra plugin required.
  • [x] Media Management - Multiple file formats for your website / application.
  • [x] Manage On The Go - Manage and Code everywhere you want.
  • [x] Easy and Accessible - Non deep tech knowledge required.
  • [x] Analytics - Inside Google Analytics dashboard & no extra plugin required.
  • [x] Dynamic Modular Architecture - Powerful module layers & Attribute sets feature.
  • [x] Extensibility - API-first architecture for Plug & Play.
  • [x] Easy Backup - Powerful 1 step export.
  • [x] More Coffee time! - You can relax and explore more ton of features are not listed here...



CMS and Dashboards built on top of ASP.Net Core / Dotnet Core, SignalR, Angular / Bootstrap / React / Vue / Svelte.

Services Result Services Result
Github workflow Build Status
Travis CI Build Status AppVeyor CI Build status
Gitter Join the chat at https://gitter.im/mix-core/Lobby Licenses status FOSSA Status
Codefactor CodeFactor Azure Build Status


STAG / Demo https://demo.mixcore.org https://dev.mixcore.org https://v2.dev.mixcore.org https://mochahost.demo.mixcore.org/portal (administrator / P@ssw0rd)
Swagger (v2) https://v2.dev.mixcore.org/api/v2/mixcore/swagger/index.html
Dev docs https://docs.mixcore.org / https://mixcore.dev
Community https://community.mixcore.org
Youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChqzh6JnC8HBUSQ9AWIcZAw
Twitter https://twitter.com/mixcore_cms
Medium https://medium.com/mixcore

Ref: How to install Mixcore CMS with Azure Docker Composer

Run with Docker

Latest Docker Image

docker pull ghcr.io/mixcore/mix.core:master
docker run -it --rm -p 5000:80 --name mixcore_cms mixcore/mix.core:latest

Or with Docker Compose

docker-compose build
docker-compose up

GITs clone

mkdir mixcore
cd mixcore

git clone https://github.com/mixcore/mix.core.git


Optional steps as those packages are Nuget Library

git clone https://github.com/mixcore/mix.heart.git
git clone https://github.com/mixcore/mix.identity.git

Build & Run with Dotnet SDK

Build & Run Mixcore CMS

REM Make sure you already read and download Dotnet Core SDK here https://dotnet.microsoft.com/download

cd mix.core/src/Mix.Cms.Web

dotnet restore
dotnet build
dotnet run

Modify & Build Portal Front-End source (Optional)

This step is optional and only needed in case you would like to modify the portal front-end code

cd mix.core/src/portal-app

npm install
npm install --global gulp-cli
gulp build

Note: If you facing any System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException error, please replace all content inside "appsettings.json" file with "{}".

Thanks to

This project has been developed using:


Mixcore CMS is licensed under the MIT

Permissions Limitations Conditions
โœ” Commercial use โœ– Liability โ„น License and copyright notice
โœ” Modification โœ– Warranty
โœ” Distribution
โœ” Private use

FOSSA Status



How to contribute

Fork this repo to your GitHub account, clone it locally and try to follow the following simple guidelines.

  • Never write any code in the master branch
  • When writing code, do it in a specific feature branch
  • Send your pull request from that feature branch
  • After your pull request has been accepted, sync the changes into master from the upstream remote
  • Delete you feature branch
  • Again, NEVER write any code in the master branch ;)
  • Ref: https://datasift.github.io/gitflow/IntroducingGitFlow.html

*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Mixcore CMS README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.