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Get started developing with CMS

1. Set up your development environment

Set up a development environment with everything you need in Visual Studio and the Episerver Visual Studio extensions.

2. Install a sample site

Install the Alloy sample site using the Episerver Visual Studio integration, and explore the Episerver project templates.

3. Learn basic editing

Learn how the basic editing features work, and get familiar with the basic editorial tasks, befor you start developing. 

4. Create a starter project

Create an empty project, to use as foundation for your continued development work.

5. Add website functionality

Continue by adding some common website functionality to your solution.

Video: Install and update Episerver

Installing Episerver

How to install Episerver and upgrade to the latest using Visual Studio and NuGet.