Product Update: View as Editor

Cosmic Blog
Cosmic Blog Product Update: View as Editor
by Tony Spiro on February 20, 2019

We're happy to release a new feature that helps you collaborate with your team members easier using Cosmic. Introducing View as Editor.

As a developer, getting a CMS set up for your content creators requires a certain level of empathy. It's your job to make a technology choice that allows them to work in a comfortable environment and only see what they need to get their job done.

With the new "View as Editor" toggle now available in your Bucket for the developer and admin roles (see gif below), you can preview the entire Bucket experience from the vantage point of your content creators hiding all developer features and settings.


So now when you add your content creators in the editor role, you can be sure that you are giving them an intuitive and easy-to-use editing experience.

I'd love to hear your thoughts on this and other ways to make it easier for teams of developers and content creators to collaborate. Join the conversation on Slack and reach out to us on Twitter.

Photo by Scott Webb on Unsplash.

You may also like


We are excited to share more dashboard progress with you. Since our last update we've been focused on building out the main Cosmic user flows for developers and content creators. Here's a sneak peak of some recently completed features.

In this episode of the Cosmic Developer Spotlight Series, we chatted with Lydia Hallie, remote software developer and active contributor on Dev.to. She has been getting a lot of attention for her easy-to-follow (and beautifully visual!) educational resources for JavaScript. Follow Lydia on Twitter, GitHub, LinkedIn, and enjoy the conversation.

We released our additional users Add-on a few weeks ago and it has become one of the most popular products. We think customers really like the flexibility it gives their team to upgrade just a portion of their usage plan instead of jumping up to the next plan. With that flexibility in mind, we are happy to offer two more add-ons to help you get the most out of Cosmic while allowing more billing flexibility.

Both Gatsby and Next.js are among the most popular frameworks for websites and online applications. In this article, we’re going to compare Gatsby vs. Next.js to help you choose the right framework for your next web project. We’ll talk about how they handle data and render static websites.

What should you be thinking about when hunting for a future-proof CMS? We've listed every consideration your organization will need when it comes to choosing a Modern CMS.

In this installment of the Cosmic Developer Spotlight Series, we sat down with Jamie Introcaso, an experienced Software Developer residing in Charlotte, North Carolina. Jamie is an active member of the Cosmic Community and recently wrote a blog detailing his migration from WordPress to Cosmic. With more community projects on the way, we're excited to interview one of our own for this Spotlight. 😎 Follow Jamie on his Cosmic-powered website, Twitter and LinkedIn and enjoy the conversation.

Get Started with Cosmic

Build personal projects for free. Add your team at unbeatable prices.
Start Building Talk to Sales