‘Headless’ Is Where the Modern CMS Is Headed

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Headless content management systems (CMSs) are what everyone seems to be talking about these days. Let’s explore how the trend started and whether “the headless way” could become the next best practice.

What Is a Headless CMS?

A headless content management system is a back-end onlyCMS built from the ground-up with the cloud-first and API-first approach in mind. It decouples content from its front-end presentation and breaks it into components that can be further called upon by various services over a RESTful communication.