What I learnt from running our first WordPress Meetup – #WPTW

On the whole, it was a great event attended by many great people. Here is what I’ve learnt and what changes we plan to make: The WordPress community is very varied in terms of experience and technical knowledge. We need to appeal to complete novices and highly experienced developers. We will split the evening onto […]

The ESTAS Group – their Success is our Success

Over the past seven years, Miramedia has helped The ESTAS Group grow their user engagement on the Estate Agent of the Year Awards from 200 entries in 2010 to 700 in 2017. Find out how we did this. The ESTAS Group asked Miramedia to re-design their Estate Agent of the Year Awards (ESTAS) platform. The […]

Launching Mira.cx – new theme: Byzantium

BYZANTIUM THEME Meet our new theme – BYZANTIUM Examples: https://www.sclsummit.com/ http://foodfraud.mira.cx/ http://www.scandinavianraildevelopment.com 

Introducing – The Design+ Pack

What is it It’s a collection of widgets, design options and tools to help you layout pages better. The 1 page Home Page: It is now possible to set the page template to “Full Width” and create a Home Page that lists all the key content from the Event. The page is split up into sections […]

Site of the Month: May

We have two sites of the month for May. These are Supply Chain US for Clarion and Materials 2018 for Netmag Media. The Supply Chain US site is a derivative of the UK site we build a few months ago. We have worked very closely with our client to build the agenda in particular. The site was selected […]

Sites Live last Month: May

Announcing our site launches for May 2017! Our two Sites of the Month are Supply Chain US for Clarion and Materials 2018 for Netmag Media. You can read more about them here. We also released EnviroCities for BME Global and Healthcare Estates for Step Exhibitions. Akabo Media launched Logistics and Supply Chain Asia and Alternative Events are hosting Alternative Legal […]

Tunbridge Wells WordPress Meetup: May 2017

This month we looked at alternatives to WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS). We were especially looking at situations where WordPress not the best match. We were delighted to have two web experts to give us the benefit of their extensive experience. Kevin Gillard of Really Quite Something (reallyquite.com) is a web and app developer […]

Sites Live last Month: April 2017

GTR Connect Intelligent Transport New home pages for GITEX and ERTC Supply Chain and Logistics Americas Design in Mental Health Our Site of the Month, Alternative AI for Professional Services, was built on our easy to use Teal theme, providing a simple to manage site for all users.

Introducing a user friendly, flexible Element for your Conference Agenda

We’re pleased to launch a new visual composer element for our WordPress Conference Websites. Previously, options to display a conference agenda, with speakers and seminars, were limited to a basic table layout. Functional, but not pretty OR user friendly. We’ve been working on a new, easy-to-implement element which expands your ability to list out different […]

New Presentation System Launched today (only available on Design+)

Add files, PDF presentations, documents, slides to the session Edit the session. Half way down the page, there is a section “presentation documents” Add the list of seminars with presentations to a page From the Visual Page builder, click on Add Seminar buttons from the content selection At the bottom of the pop-up window is an […]

We’re hiring :: Front-end Web Developer and a Back-end PHP Developer with WordPress experience

Miramedia Ltd is a specialist web agency that builds WordPress websites primarily for the Events industry. Our standalone product “mira.cx” is our platform to build Conference and Exhibition websites and we take on clients’ bespoke web projects too. Our clients range from SME’s to global Blue Chip organisations including some of the largest Exhibition and […]

Defining different speaker roles for your session.

Q. I have a chairman and some panellists for a particular seminar session. How is the best way to display these different contributors? A. Using Speaker Roles within the seminar system. Q. But How do I do that? A. Simple. Just follow these instructions: 1. Add 2 Speaker roles: Chairman & Panelist ADMIN > SEMINARS […]

New Feature: Switch to a Mobile version of a page

Switch to a Mobile version of a page All mira.cx sites are responsive and so will be optimised to fit nicely onto a mobile device, be it phone or tablet. However it might be that you want to write specific content for the user to see when they view the site on mobile – or […]