Communities: Salesforce CMS, Access Control, and Better Security for Guest Users

Create, organize, and publish content in Salesforce with Salesforce CMS, now generally available. Take better control of who can publish and edit a community with Access Control in Workspaces. And give access to unauthenticated community users while knowing that Salesforce is keeping your data safe.


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.