Getting started

The Wagtail demo site

The examples in this document are based on However, the instructions are general enough as to be applicable to any Wagtail site.

For the purposes of this documentation we will be using the URL,, to represent the root (homepage) of your website.

Logging in

  • The first port of call for an editor is the login page for the administrator interface.
  • Access this by adding /admin onto the end of your root URL (e.g.
  • Enter your username and password and click Sign in.