What is SiteMesh?

SiteMesh is a web-page layout and decoration framework and web application integration framework.

What Can SiteMesh Do for You?

At it's simplest, SiteMesh can

The Guts

# SiteMesh intercepts requests to any static or dynamically generated HTML page requested through the web-server, processes the content and then merges it with one or more decorators to build the final result.
# SiteMesh can also be used compose large pages of smaller pages and layouts.
# SiteMesh is fast. Really fast.
# SiteMesh can be used in Java based web-applications, or applied to content as an offline job.
# SiteMesh is extensible.