Liferay DXP Key Features

Collaboration and Social

Connect people and systems through a modern interface focused on getting work done.

Collaboration and Social

Shared Features

Liferay DXP social and collaboration applications all leverage WYSIWIG interfaces, ratings, comments, category tags, related assets, attachments, content flagging, reader subscriptions and RSS feeds.


Liferay DXP includes a full featured blogging platform built for easy content authoring and sharing. The newest features include friendly URL creation, estimated reading times and inline videos.

Recent Bloggers & Blogs Aggregator

Dynamically display a list of recent bloggers or an aggregation of blog entries across the entire site or by specific organizations.


Microblog status updates allow users to post, receive and share short, 150 character status updates from a personal page.

Knowledge Base

Create a robust knowledge base for onboarding materials, employee training or customer support. Create, review and publish articles with commenting and ratings to gather feedback.

Social Networking

Add social networking features such as an activity wall, friends list, @ mentions, activity tracker and social activity. Easily bookmark URLs in the platform and share them to a group of users.


Create wiki sites with versioning capabilities, categories, Creole, HTML, or plain text modes, WYSIWYG editing, drag-and-drop support for page creation, page history and reversion, and permissions.

Forums and Message Boards

Forums leverage threaded views, categories, avatars, drag-and-drop file attachments, category and thread grouping, notification management, previews, dynamic list of recent posts and forum statistics.


A community-based calendar with task lists that allows users to create, manage and search for events. Events can be shared across communities and reminders can be set up through email, notifications or SMS.

Search and Tagging

Tag web content, documents, message board threads and more to dynamically share content with other users. Faceted search leverages tags to allow users to filter results by specific criteria across the platform.


A modern WYSIWYG editor with a context-aware toolbar that stays out of the way until it is needed. Content authors can also preview content written in HTML as it's being typed live.

Inline Image Editor

Resize, crop and make color adjustments to images uploaded from within applications that use an item selector. The image editor is customizable so developers can create and deploy tools that modify images.

Alerts and Announcements

Broadcast updates across sites or target announcements to specific roles.


Allows users and administrators to create multiple choice polls that keep track of votes and display results on the page.


A simple way for users to keep track of URLs in Liferay DXP sites. The Bookmarks application can also be used by an administrator to deliver relevant links to a group of users.


Allow users to invite others to join a specified site, with support for notifications.