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Learn about the Drupal backend starter for Front-End Sites.

Front-End Sites on Pantheon allow you to use decoupled architecture to separate your frontend and backend into distinct entities.

You can use the Drupal backend starter kit to streamline the creation of your Front-End Site on Pantheon. This guide shows you how to install, set up local development, update dependencies, configure build hooks, and more.

Not what you're looking for?

Check out the Front-End Sites landing page to access all documentation for Front-End Sites.

Requirements and Considerations

Review requirements and considerations for Front-End Sites on Pantheon before you begin your project.

Drupal Kit Packages

Refer to Drupal Kit Packages for more information on utilities that help simplify sourcing data from a Drupal backend for a Front-End Site hosted on Pantheon.

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