AEM Project Archetype aem-project-archetype

The AEM Project Archetype is a Maven template that creates a minimal, best-practices-based Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) project as a starting point for your website. This documentation provides an overview of the benefits of the archetype and general usage. Detailed technical instructions and documentation can be found in the archetype GitHub repository.

The latest AEM Project Archetype and associated technical documentation can be found on GitHub.

Why Use the Archetype why-use-the-archetype

Using the AEM Project Archetype sets you on the path towards building a best-practices-based AEM project with just a few keystrokes. By using the archetype, all of the pieces will already in place so that while the resulting project is minimal, it already implements all of the key features of AEM so that all you have to do is build on top and extend.

Of course there are many elements that go into a successful AEM project, but using the AEM Project Archetype is a sound foundation and is strongly recommended for any AEM project.

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