Mira.cx – New Feature: Using the Sponsor system as a Press Release System

I can’t take credit for this idea, it was given to me by one of our clients, Janine Winfield of Alternative events. It’s a great way to display news, press and blog content in a list, with links to the full content with no need for extra modules and fees. It’s a great idea, here’s […]

Improving connection with Global Trade Review

Executive Summary Two years ago GTR asked Miramedia to take over the management and continued development of the GTR site. About GTR Connect Established in 2002, Global Trade Review (GTR) is the world’s leading news source, publisher and event organiser for the global trade, commodity and export finance markets, with offices in London and Singapore. A […]

Energising Event Branding with Akabo Media

A long standing client wanted to revitalise their event branding with an Asian twist About Akabo Media Akabo Media provides decision makers within the fields of logistics, supply chain and intelligent transportation systems with the informed intelligence they need to stay one step ahead. Their on- and off-line publications give readers the latest news, expert commentary and feature […]

The ESTAS: Improving user experience with app development

Executive Summary Miramedia helped improve The ESTAS user experience with the development of a voting app for iOS and Android About The ESTAS The ESTAS are designed to help agencies, brokers, conveyancers, homebuilders and suppliers market themselves and to be highlighted regional and nationally for the excellent standard of customer service they deliver throughout the year. What Challenges did they […]

How to keep within your Disk Space Allocation (UPDATED October 2017)

A standard, you have an disk space allocation of 50 Meg on the mira.cx platform. When you reach that limit you have 2 options: Pay for an unlimited amount of storage – at a cost of £10 per month or £100 for the year. Delete some stuff. How to stay within the limit: You can […]

What to consider when selecting an editorial theme (and why ours ticks the boxes)

What to consider when selecting an editorial theme (and why ours ticks the boxes) When launching an editorial site for a magazine or news, choosing the right theme is important. Whether your site is undergoing a re-design or being created from scratch, when it comes to picking a theme, here are the key points to […]

Managing Picture Sizes without Photoshop

WordPress and the mira.cx platform has great automatic tools for resizing images. So uploading a speaker image for example will automatically create various image sizes for different purposes. However we recommend you only upload image sizes that you need on the site – rather than uploading very large files. You rarely need large images (e.g. […]

SECURITY TECHNICAL ISSUE NOTIFICATION

If you are experiencing the error with the security warning (today Thursday 10 August 11.20 GMT), as a temporary measure please click Advanced and Proceed to unsafe (the terminology may be different depending on what browser you are using). We are aware of the problem and are working on a permanent solution to this so you will […]

Site of the Month: June 2017

June’s Site of the Month is Building Live for UBM. We created this site using our Byzantium  theme using very well thought out assets for the event branding. We were then able to translate these into a very engaging design within the WordPress theme

New Product Launch: Exhibitor Zone

 Exhibitor Zone What is it The Exhibitor Zone is a back office function which allows Exhibitors access so they can upload their own information, logos, bios and links. How it works Once you have added the exhibitor to the system and chosen a password they will be sent an email with login details and links […]