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A curated list of awesome packages, articles, and other cool resources from the Wagtail community. Wagtail is a Python CMS powered by Django, focusing on flexibility and user experience.

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General resources



  • Puput - Puput is a powerful and simple Django app to manage a blog. It uses the awesome Wagtail CMS as content management system.
  • wagtail_blog - A WordPress-like blog app implemented in Wagtail.
  • wagtailnews - A plugin for Wagtail that provides news / blogging functionality.
  • wagtail-blog-app - A blog application for the Wagtail Django CMS.
  • Django Wagtail Feeds - Add support for RSS Feeds, Facebook Instant Articles and Apple News Publisher to your Wagtail CMS Projects.
  • Snotra_RSS - Snotra_RSS is an Atom and RSS news aggregator app for Wagtail.
  • wagtail-live - Build live blogs with Wagtail.

Rich text editor extensions



Static site generation

  • Wagtail-bakery - A set of helpers for baking your Django Wagtail site out as flat files.
  • Wagtail-Netlify - Easily publish your statically rendered Wagtail site to Netlify.
  • wagtail-freezer - Generates static HTML sites from a Wagtail project.

Settings management


  • wagtailinvoices - A Wagtail module for creating invoices.
  • longclaw - A shop template for Wagtail CMS.
  • django-oscar-wagtail - Wagtail integration for Oscar Commerce (or Oscar Commerce integration for Wagtail?).
  • django-salesman - Headless e-commerce framework for Django with Wagtail modeladmin integration.



Customer experience

  • Wagtail Experiments – A/B testing for Wagtail.
  • Wagtail Personalisation - Personalisation module, enabling editors to create customised pages - or parts of pages - based on segments whose rules are configured directly in the admin interface.


  • wagtailenforcer - If you need to enforce security protocols on your Wagtail site you've come to the right place.
  • wagtail-yubikey - Enable YubiKey two factor authentication on Wagtail admin panel.
  • wagtail-2fa - Add two-factor authentication to Wagtail by integrating it with django-otp.


  • wagtailmedia - A Wagtail module for managing video and audio files within the admin.
  • Wagtail Alt Generator - A module for generating image description and tags based on computer vision.
  • Wagtail FilePreviews - Extend Wagtail's Documents with image previews and metadata from
  • Wagtail-Textract - Make Wagtail search Documents contents (PDF, Excel and Word, etc.).
  • Wagtail-Lazyimages - A plugin that generates tiny blurry placeholder images for lazy loading Wagtail images style.
  • Wagtail Image Import - A plugin for importing images from Google Drive.
  • Wagtail SVG - A Wagtail module for managing SVG files within the admin.
  • Wagtail Makeup - A plugin that replaces all your images with Unsplash images.
  • Rent Free Media - A media distribution framework built on Django and Wagtail. Premium / subscription-based publishing like Patreon or Substack.
  • Wagtail CLIP - A module for searching the contents of Wagtail images with natural language queries.
  • Wagtail Stock Images - Search stock images (e.g. via Unsplash) and save them to your Wagtail image library.
  • Wagtail Transcription - Provides a field to automatically creates transcriptions from YouTube videos.





Asynchronous (tasks)

  • Wagtail Celery Beat - A way to manage your Django Celery Beat tasks inside of the Wagtail admin.


  • wagtailmenus - An extension for Torchbox's Wagtail CMS to help you manage and render multi-level navigation and simple flat menus in a consistent, flexible way.
  • Wagtail Error Pages - Pretty, smart, customizable error pages for Wagtail.
  • Wagtail Themes - Site-specific theme loader for Wagtail.
  • Wagtail Sharing – Easier sharing of Wagtail drafts.
  • Wagtail Gridder - Grid card layout similar to Google image search results, with an expanded area for card details.
  • Wagtail Condensed Inline Panel - Drop-in replacement for Wagtail's InlinePanel suited for large number of inlines (collapsible with drag and drop support).
  • Joyous - A calendar application for Wagtail.
  • Wagtail App Pages - Extend Wagtail pages using an actual URL config and django views.
  • Wagtail Transfer - An official extension for Wagtail allowing content to be transferred between multiple instances of a Wagtail project
  • Wagtail Import Export - Import/Export pages between Wagtail instances.
  • Wagtail Import/Export Tool - Refactor of Wagtail Import Export. This tool supports importing/exporting images, documents, and snippets that are used on imported/exported pages.
  • Wagtail Tag Manager - A Wagtail addon that allows for easier and GDPR compliant administration of scripts and tags.
  • Wagtail Cache - A simple page cache for Wagtail using the Django cache middleware.
  • Wagtail GraphQL - App to automatically add GraphQL support to a Wagtail website.
  • Wagtail Orderable - Mixin support for drag-and-drop ordering in admin panel.
  • Wagtail Live Preview - Live page previews beside your content.
  • Wagtail Resume – A Wagtail project made to simplify creation of resumes for developers.
  • Wagtail Content Import - Import content from Google Docs or Docx into StreamFields, using a customisable mapping system.
  • Wagtail Trash - Will place pages in a trash can from where they can be restored instead of being permanently deleted.
  • Wagtail PDF View - Render Wagtail pages and models as PDF document using Weasyprint or LaTeX.
  • Wagtail Grapple - A Wagtail app that makes building GraphQL endpoints a breeze.
  • Wagtail Secret Sharing - Keep sensitive information out of your chat logs and email via a secure sharing protocol
  • Wagtail Cache Invalidator - Invalidate and purge (frontend) cache via an user-friendly interface in the Wagtail CMS.
  • Wagtail Headless Preview - Previews for headless Wagtail setups
  • Wagtail Word - A way to upload your word (.docx, .doc) documents as pages to Wagtail.


Templates & Starter Kits


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For editors


Open-source sites

  • bakerydemo – Next generation Wagtail demo, born in Reykjavík.
  • wagtaildemo – An example site implemented with Wagtail.
  • Torchbox – Wagtail build of
  • Made with Wagtail - A showcase of sites and apps made with Wagtail CMS.
  • – The website source.
  • Federal Election Commission – The content management system (CMS) for the new Federal Election Commission website.
  • Table Tennis Wellington Business Class – Website for the table tennis business league in Wellington NZ.
  • Jordi Joan’s blog – Personal blog site using Wagtail CMS.
  • Localore: Finding America – Wagtail-based CMS and Ansible playbooks for Localore: Finding America.
  • Adventure Capitalists – Wagtail powered website for the world's only investment band.
  • NHS.UK Content Store – NHS.UK content store and editing app.
  • – City of Helsinki development site with Wagtail.
  • Digital Helsinki – City of Helsinki Digital Helsinki Wagtail CMS.
  • Secure the News – An automated scanner and web dashboard for tracking TLS deployment across news organizations.
  • HackSoft – Website for HackSoft.
  • HackConf – Website for the annual HackConf.
  • RTEI – Right to Education Index website (OKFN).
  • BVSPCA – Bow Valley SPCA website.
  • Project TIER – Teaching Integrity in Empirical Research.
  • SecureDrop – Wagtail-powered website of the SecureDrop whistleblower document submission system.
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau – The source code of the Wagtail-powered is available here on GitHub.
  • WesternFriend - community website with directory, ecommerce, and online subscription
  • WagtailParadise - demo Wagtail site showing common features and recipes
  • Outreachy website - Website for Outreachy, who provide internships in open source and open science.
  • guide - A website to teach Wagtail to content editors, moderators and administrators.
  • Penticon Public Library - An example public library website, originally created for the Penticton Public Library in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada.


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