Wagtail: The open source CMS taking the world by storm
Wagtail has risen to become one of the most popular and actively developed open source CMS in the world. Built on the powerful Django framework, the flexible and scalable platform has been rapidly adopted by an impressive list of organisations around the globe, including:
Not just Wagtail, Django is our go-to web framework for everything!
Despite an ever growing international pool of agencies implementing Django / Wagtail-powered solutions, we provide a full suite of related specialist services:
- Implementation & technical consultancy
- Bespoke application development
- 3rd party systems integration
- Automated migration
- Ongoing support & maintenance
- Managed & cloud hosting
Our Wagtail experience
In 2017 alone, eight leading organisations in the nonprofit, public & higher education sectors internationally are rebuilding their websites on Wagtail.
ATC.Digital has rebuilt its own website on Wagtail and successfully completed the technical implementation. We have completely redesigned our website from the ground up, implementing some of the best features of Wagtail.
3rd party integrations
We’ve integrated Wagtail with most major CRM systems and all the major payment fulfilment systems including SagePay, Stripe, Worldpay, GoCardless and PayPal.
For the ATC Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd., we’ve delivered built-in indent tracking system and content personalisation on a mobile Django platform. We’ve also developed an automated invoicing and shipment tracking addons for Django. These are powerful features, that until now, have been the preserve of closed-source enterprise CMS products with five or six figure annual licence fees.
We’ve enabled our clients to easily and effectively create media-rich longform journalistic content, replicating the ‘long read’ experience offered by tools like Shorthand - but fully integrated into, and manageable from their Wagtail platform.
Wagtail can be implemented to run multiple sites on a single CMS installation, allowing for straightforward multisite publishing. In doing so, we’ve been able to rationalise our clients digital portfolio into one easy-to-maintain structure, providing for a simple model to create individual sites that have their own independent sets of page types and templates.
Implementing at scale
Wagtail has the ability to be deployed at enterprise-scale without compromise in terms of performance and simplicity for the user. In doing so, the cutting edge of CDN integration, on Wagtail-powered sites with +250k images and +200k articles with an ever increasing volume of global traffic (5m page views per month).