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February 9, 2017
MuraCon 2017 Speaker Highlight: Nolan Erck

Nolan Erck of South of Shasta Productions will lead two power-packed presentations at MuraCon 2017 in Sacramento. On Thursday, February 9, Mura ORM + Feed API = Awesomeness will demonstrate the addition of real-world functionality to an existing web application using these built-in features in Mura CMS. On Friday, February 10, Nolan will cap of day two of MuraCon with the session Infinite Scrolling with Mura 7. In this informative and functionality-focused presentation, he will explain and explore the fundamental steps to replacing old-school paginated html output with a modern day scroll-to-load interface, using a minimalist approach based on the new display object paradigm. Join Nolan and a host of other experts in the field on February 9th and 10th in Sacramento, for the best and biggest MuraCon conference yet!

February 3, 2017
MuraCon 2017 Speaker Highlight: Emily Drumm

Emily Drumm from GlobalCloud will present an experience-based session entitled UX & Mura CMS: Designing Great Experiences For Content Managers & Front-End Users at MuraCon 2017 in Sacramento on Friday, February 10. Since beginning to work with Mura CMS in 2012 as part of an active design and development team, she has cultivated an array of useful tips and sometimes life-saving techniques. This one-hour session will provide an overview of the general development approach used by the Global Cloud team, along with some specific principles and best practices implemented along the way. Join Emily and a host of other experts in the field on February 9th and 10th in Sacramento, for the best and biggest MuraCon conference yet!

February 2, 2017
MuraCon 2017 Speaker Highlight: Ryan Watts

The schedule for MuraCon 2017 includes two exceptional presentations by veteran Mura user and innovator Ryan Watts. His first session, Web Components & How To Use Them in a Mura Application, will be presented on Thursday, February 9 at 3:00 pm. Ryan's second talk at MuraCon 2017, Using Mura CMS as a Headless CMS with Polymer Web Components, will be presented Friday, February 10 at 2:00 pm. Join Ryan and a host of other experts in the field on February 9th and 10th in Sacramento, for the best and biggest MuraCon conference yet!

January 26, 2017
MuraCon 2017 Speaker Highlight: Greg Moser

Greg Moser of ten24 Digital Solutions will present two informative sessions at this year's MuraCon conference. On Thursday, Slatwall Unleashed will explore ecommerce solutions in various configurations using Slatwall as a Mura plugin. On Friday, Docker & Git Workflow for Mura Projects will explore options for creating a consistent, reliable workflow using these modern technologies. Join Greg and a host of other experts in the field on February 9th and 10th in Sacramento, for the best and biggest MuraCon conference yet!

January 19, 2017
Automated Mura Deployment with Docker Swarm

Like any development shop that works on the web, we've faced common challenges when it comes to creating and maintaining a consistent working environment throughout the development process.

By Michael Evangelista
January 10, 2017
Mura UI Markup Conventions

Blue River has published a new appendix to the Mura 7 documentation, titled “Mura UI Markup Conventions”. This in-depth guide explores each of the common interface elements used in Plugin UI such as tabs, tables, forms, alerts and icons, along with some general information about page layout and the new responsive grid system used in the admin. Patterns for creating Custom Display Object Configurators are also covered, complete with working examples and links to additional references.

January 3, 2017
Critical Security Update For Mura CMS - all versions prior to 7.0.6852

Two security flaws have been discovered for all versions of Mura CMS older than version 7.0.6852.  We strongly encourage all Mura CMS administrators to update their Mura CMS core to the latest version, or to replace the two files that contain the vulnerabilities.  

By Malcolm O'Keeffe
December 30, 2016
Join Us for MuraCon 2017

The theme of MuraCon 2017 is “experiences”, and the schedule features a power-packed roster of experienced presenters, sure to elevate your skills and enlighten your business workflow. From marketing and strategy to programming and application architecture, there will be something for everyone!

December 13, 2016
Super Fast Application Development with Mura 7

Get up to speed on Mura 7 quickly, building an app in about an hour in this webinar with Steve Withington.

October 10, 2016
Mura CMS 7 is officially released

We're excited to announce the release of Mura 7 for production use today. Mura 7 includes huge improvements to the editing experience - including a brand new layout manager which allows for drag/drop page development and configuration - and extensive new programming capabilities, including the powerful Mura ORM and Mura.js frameworks for rapid customization and application building. 

By Malcolm O'Keeffe