Blog
June 14, 2018
Evolve Your Game: The API-Led Path to Development Freedom

API-led development is a mindset and methodology which will make your projects more robust and reliable, reducing the friction of managing even the largest projects. We believe strongly in the concept of “Flow”, of structuring your development in a way that maximizes your performance while minimizing the distractions and worry of failure that inevitably arise. API-led development is an important step in achieving it.

By Grant Shepert
June 7, 2018
Evolve Your Game: Following the Leaders

API-led development is a mindset that takes control away from the application and hands it back to the developer. It used to be that the application defined the bulk of the requirements. UI, platform, migration, future-proofing, deployment and lifecycle. By thinking API-first, a lot of that simply goes away.

By Grant Shepert
May 29, 2018
Duct Tape, Bubble Gum, and WordPress

These days it's hard to get very far, when considering a new site launch or refresh, without coming across WordPress. Which is no surprise, considering it powers almost a third of the internet.

What is surprising is how often it's considered for larger organizations, especially when security and compliance with regulations like the GDPR can create significant risk.

By Sean Schroeder
May 17, 2018
Mura: Staying in the Loop

Avenues for learning about Mura are more prevalent than ever, with an unprecedented array of options for following announcements, taking part in community discussions, and keeping apprised of important product updates.

By Michael Evangelista
May 10, 2018
Preparing for GDPR with Mura

In this post, we explain what the GDPR is, how it impacts you, what implications it might present for doing business in the United States, as well as the Eurozone, and how Mura will help you maintain compliance.

By Sean Schroeder
April 25, 2018
[Webinar] Mura Translations: Finding Flow in Localization

Managing a multilingual website can be daunting, with challenges in maintaining the website, streamlining the translation of content, and dealing with the long-term requirements associated with these tasks. In this webinar, host Grant Shepert will demonstrate the ways those problems are handled by the Mura Translations plugin.

April 18, 2018
MuraCon 2018 Conference in Review

MuraCon is the only conference dedicated to the Mura platform. Muracon 2018 was held at the Sheraton Grand in downtown Sacramento, on April 5 & 6, preceded by a sold out day of pre-conference training.

By Sean Schroeder
April 6, 2018
[Podcast] The Docker Revolution for Faster Development

Docker Captain and MuraCon 2018 keynote speaker Bret Fisher joins host Michaela Light on the CF Alive! podcast to talk about the ways that Docker containers have revolutionized much of how we build, ship, and run software, and the key benefits for choosing to deploy applications on the Docker toolset.

March 29, 2018
MuraCon 2018 is almost here!

We're only a few days away from the start of this year's MuraCon conference, bringing together development, user experience and marketing professionals, as well as the entire blueriver team, for an action-packed two-day summit. 

March 8, 2018
How Storytelling Soft Skills Can Create Better User Experiences in Technical Careers

Business storytelling in the digital world is like programming code: The cleaner it is the better the user experience. Park Howell from The Business of Story explains why the power of person-to-person communication is much more than a “soft skill”.

By Park Howell