# Files structure
By default, your project's structure will look like this:
/.cache: contains files used to build your admin panel.
/admin: contains your admin customization files.
/api: contains the business logic of your project split in sub-folder per API.
/build: contains your admin panel UI build.
/environments: contains the project's configurations per environment.
custom.json: contains the custom configurations for this environment.
database.json: contains the database connections for this environment.
request.json: contains the request settings for this environment.
response.json: contains the response settings for this environment.
server.json: contains the server settings for this environment.
/functions: contains lifecycle or generic functions of the project.
application.json: contains the general configurations of the project.
custom.json: contains the custom configurations of the project.
hook.json: contains the hook settings of the project.
middleware.json: contains the middleware settings of the project.
/extensions: contains the files to extend installed plugins.
/hooks: contains the custom hooks of the project.
/middlewares: contains the custom middlewares of the project.
/plugins: contains your local plugins.
/public: contains the file accessible to the outside world.
/node_modules: contains the npm packages used by the project.