Status: Released

Released on Thursday, January 25 2024

There is a newer version available - v13.3.0

Recommended install from the command line:

dotnet new -i Umbraco.Templates::13.1.0
dotnet new umbraco -n "MyProject"
dotnet run --project "MyProject"
Or use any of the alternative ways to install Umbraco.

Release notes

We are excited to announce the release of Umbraco 13.1.0, packed with new features and enhancements to elevate your content creation experience. In this release, we are thrilled to introduce seamless integration with TinyMCE cloud-hosted premium plugins, enhancing the capabilities of our self-hosted solution.

What’s New?

1. TinyMCE Cloud-Hosted Premium Plugins Support
Umbraco 13.1 brings extended support for TinyMCE cloud-hosted premium plugins, taking your content editing to new heights. Now, you can effortlessly integrate premium plugins by simply inserting your own Cloud API Key.Key Features:

  • Effortless Integration: Easily incorporate TinyMCE cloud-hosted premium plugins into your Umbraco environment with a streamlined setup process.
  • Enhanced Functionality: Access a range of powerful features and tools, previously available only through self-hosted solutions, now seamlessly integrated with Umbraco.
  • Cloud API Key Integration: Insert your own Cloud API Key to unlock premium features and ensure a smooth and secure connection to TinyMCE’s cloud infrastructure.
How to Get Started:
  1. Obtain Your Cloud API Key: Sign up for a TinyMCE Cloud account and generate your API Key.
  2. Insert API Key in Umbraco Settings: Navigate to your appsettings, locate the TinyMCE configuration, and effortlessly insert your Cloud API Key.
  3. Explore Premium Features: Enjoy enhanced content editing with access to a variety of premium plugins directly within the Umbraco environment.
Read more on the official Umbraco Documentation to learn more.

2. Bug Fixes and Improvements
In addition to the TinyMCE integration, Umbraco 13.1 includes various bug fixes and performance improvements to ensure a more stable and efficient content management experience.

Upgrade Instructions:
Before upgrading to Umbraco 13.1, please review the upgrade documentation for detailed instructions and considerations.

Get Started with Umbraco 13.1 Today!
Experience the power of TinyMCE cloud-hosted premium plugins in Umbraco 13.1. Upgrade now to unlock a new level of content creation and take advantage of the latest features and improvements.Thank you for choosing Umbraco!​


Of the 69 bug fixes and feature additions in Umbraco 13.1.0, a total of 51 of them have been contributed by the community, by 31 unique contributors.

We’re welcoming 8 brand new contributors who have made their first pull request for Umbraco CMS; they’re marked with a star below. Welcome to the contributor club Amalie Wowern, Kevin Fu, NurhakKaya, Søren Mastrup, Richard Jackson, Zeb Sadiq, Yuval Amidror and Programeerik 🏆

Bjarne Fyrstenborg - 14 PRs Vitor Rodrigues - 3 PRs
Erik-Jan Westendorp - 2 PRs Lucas Bach Bisgaard - 2 PRs
Matthew Wise - 2 PRs Jan Skovgaard - 2 PRs
Mike Masey - 2 PRs Aleksander Fjellvang - 1 PR
Matthew Care - 1 PR Dave Woestenborghs - 1 PR
⭐ Amalie Wowern - 1 PR Ambert van Unen - 1 PR
⭐ Kevin Fu - 1 PR Georgina Bidder - 1 PR
Jannik Anker - 1 PR Marc Goodson - 1 PR
⭐ NurhakKaya - 1 PR Emma Garland - 1 PR
Michael Latouche - 1 PR ⭐ Søren Mastrup - 1 PR
Chriztian Steinmeier - 1 PR Richard Ockerby - 1 PR
Jeroen Breuer - 1 PR ⭐ Richard Jackson - 1 PR
⭐ Zeb Sadiq - 1 PR Steve Van Eeckhout - 1 PR
⭐ Yuval Amidror - 1 PR ⭐ Programeerik - 1 PR
alevak09 - 1 PR Shannon Deminick - 1 PR
Markus Johansson - 1 PR

⭐ = First pull request to Umbraco CMS

And of course, as a thank you, we’ve just added another bunch of trees to our growing plot for today’s 13.1.0 release to celebrate your contributions! 🌳🌲🌴

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