Communities: Enhanced Personalization, Revamped Menu Components, and Guest User Security

Personalization sees a slew of enhancements available in both Experience Builder and the API. Display different link sets in navigation components, such as the revamped Tile Menu, and so much more. Various security enhancements help keep your data safe. And starting in Winter ’21, you no longer have the option of opting out of enabling guest user security settings, so now is the time to prepare.
Available in: Enterprise, Performance, Unlimited, and Developer Editions



There’s lots of Lightning striking Salesforce these days—Lightning Experience, the Lightning framework, Lightning web components—and it can be tricky to know how it all applies to Communities. Here's the rundown.

Lightning communities use the same underlying technology as Lightning Experience—namely, the Lightning Platform and Lightning components—but you aren’t required to enable Lightning Experience to use them.

Also check out the Lightning Components section of the release notes for changes that affect community users.