Invite guest editors to edit site content in the Webflow Editor.
Note: We’re transitioning to Workspaces, and this lesson has been updated to reflect that change. Visit the Workspaces blog post to read more about these updates and changes.
Workspace plans let you share design and editing controls with members of your Workspace to collaborate more efficiently. But, at times, you may need to collaborate with people outside of your Workspace, like clients or store owners. With a CMS, Business, or Ecommerce site plan, you can invite guest editors to collaborate on site content (e.g., text, links, images, products, and CMS content) or change page settings in the Webflow Editor.
If you’re on a Core, Growth, or Enterprise plan, all members of your Workspace can access the Editor on any website within your Workspace. If you’d like to collaborate with people who aren’t part of your Workspace, you can add them to your site as guest editors.
If you add a CMS site plan or Standard Ecommerce site plan to a site within your Workspace, you can invite up to 3 guest editors to your site.
If you add a Business site plan or Ecommerce Plus or Advanced site plan to a site within your Workspace, you can invite up to 10 guest editors to your site. Additional guest editors may be added to any Business site plan or Ecommerce Plus or Advanced site plan for $6 per month, per person.
In this lesson, you’ll learn:
You can add guest editors to a site from within the Designer or from Site settings > Members tab.
To add a guest editor from the Designer:
To add a guest editor from your Site settings:
Your new guest editor will need to accept the invitation using the link they receive in the confirmation email.
Important: If you’ve enabled whitelabeling on your site (i.e., replaced the Webflow logo in the Editor), then your guest editors will not receive an email invitation from Webflow. Instead, you’ll need to provide them with a direct link to edit your site. Learn more about whitelabeling and Editor branding.
After following the invitation link in the confirmation email, your guest editor will need to create a guest editor account by setting up a username and password. They will use this account to log in to your site as a guest editor. Guest editor accounts are separate from any other Webflow account(s) your guest editor(s) may have. Site owners cannot create guest editor accounts.
Guest editors can access the Editor by adding “?edit” to the end of the site’s URL (e.g., www.your-site.com/?edit). Then, they can log in and access the Editor by clicking Edit site.
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