Livingdocs offers a headless CMS as a service.
This short guide explains how to set up and use the service with your own design.
Setup a project on the Livingdocs Service
Add an API token on the Livingdocs Service (Burger Menu -> Project Access -> Api Tokens)
Download the project config from the Livingdocs Service
Publish your project config and the embedded design at the Livingdocs Service
Create groups with the different Rights
Invite Users to your project
With the cli tool
livingdocs-cli (), you can down- and upload project configs and embedded designs.
Registered on Livingdocs Service
Created an API token
npm install -g livingdocs-cli
export LI_TOKEN=<your-project-token>export LI_DIST_FOLDER=<folder-where-your-project-config-will-be-downloaded>export LI_HOST=https://server.livingdocs.iolivingdocs-cli project-config:download
Go into your LI_DIST_FOLDER folder
Now you can change your project settings and the design
After modifying the project config and the design locally, you can publish the config/design to the service. Please always reload the editor in the browser so that the new config is loaded.
content-types can't be removed
metadata-fields can't be removed
livingdocs-cli project-config:publish -d path-to-config-folder
To render documents on your website, you have to load them via Livingdocs public API