Rules

Last Updated: Dec 12, 2022
documentation for the dotCMS Content Management System

Rules allow webmasters (or permissioned users), to configure responsive front end behavior based on a variety of visitor conditions. Rules can be set up to both support personalization for individual users, and to identify and serve content to different types of users based on differing characteristics of site Visitors and Visitor behavior during a session.

The Rules menu item in the Marketing tab.

Rules can also be added to Pages. For more information, see the Adding Rules to Pages documentation.

Important Note: Rules are only available in dotCMS Enterprise licensed editions.

How to Manage Rules

The Rules Tab.

From the Rules tab in the admin panel, you can:

In addition to the traditional interface, you may also access and configure the Rules via the REST API.

See the Rules documentation subsections for specific information on how to create new Rules, Conditions, and Actions through the dotCMS UI and via REST API commands.

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