News & Announcements
All the latest news and announcements, and the best content from the Miro team.
Meet Stickies Capture!
Hi everyone! It’s Natalie, Product Marketing Manager of Stickies Capture - a magical feature that helps instantly digitize and edit the results of your offline workshops, retros and brainstorms. With one quick photo, instantly convert dozens of handwritten sticky notes into digital ones in the Miro app.Stickies Capture + Miro collaborative whiteboard => 📲Digitize and edit handwritten sticky notes (all devices); 🏃♂️Invite your team to keep collaboration going (all devices); 🗃Move from idea to implementation by adding more files, diagrams and comments next to your stickies (all devices); 💫Convert stickies into Jira tasks or spreadsheets (desktop); 🙋🏻♀️Timebox activities and vote on sticky notes (desktop); 🎤Turn brainstorm into a presentation (desktop). It's FREE and works on iOS, or Android apps, and in desktop browser! Try it now, and don't worry if you don't have a picture with stickies in your clipboard - there's a demo photo that you can test right away.
Object dimensions to create consistently aligned diagrams and designs
Hi Community,Everything you need to create a great presentation or diagram is now right in Miro. Give your work a professional, polished look with alignment guides and dimensions. It’s now easier than ever to Dimensions show the exact size of an object, space objects evenly or make them the same size When turned on, guides appear as you drag an object on the board Fine-tune your presentation designs, and ensure all your diagrams have consistency Visit our help center to learn more. Let us know how you use dimensions.Happy diagramming,Turner
Create eye-catching diagrams with Style Presets
Hello community!Easily style your diagrams & shapes With Style Presets you can quickly create eye-catching diagrams and save time on styling. Highlights of this feature include: Six styles to choose from to apply to Basic Shapes and Flowcharts All newly created shapes will automatically be styled to your preference Team members can more easily understand diagramming flows We would love to see some of your creations and get feedback. You can reach me at firstname.lastname@example.org or post them below in the comments.Visit our help center for more information, plus tips and tricks to improve your diagramming. Happy diagramming,Turner
Pen tool updates: palm rejection, highlighter, lasso tool, and drawing presets
We want to give remote teams the solution as simple and intuitive as a physical whiteboard. That is why today we are launching enhanced stylus support on touch devices.It is ideal for those who prefer sketching their ideas by hand, or need a quick and easy way to explain their ideas visually to drive initial team alignment.Here are the new cool features we’ve added to our Pen tool:Palm rejection allowing you sketch ideas quickly and naturally on touch devices without leaving unwanted marks Three drawing presets letting you switch between saved colors and pen thickness to speed up work Highlighter enabling you to annotate boards and facilitate meetings in a more visual and engaging way Lasso tool helping select and move hand-drawn objects on the board easilyVisit Help Center to learn more, and let us know what you think about these updates! P.S. Palm rejection was one of the top requested updates in the Community – thanks everyone for your thoughts and feedback that helped us ship this
Quickly find the right board using Advanced Search
UX Improvements Now, you can search by board titles and descriptions to find the board you need. Use the Owner and Location filters to further refine your search results. For our Enterprise plan users, you can take search to the next level with full text search across multiple Teams. We’ll not only display results for board titles but board content as well. Imagine finding the exact sticky note, card, or comment and opening the board in that very location. Visit our Help Center to learn more.
🚀 Interactive Presentation Mode is live for all users
Hey Miro Community, Interactive Presentation Mode has finally been launched to all users! It’s not any regular presentation tool — it’s a two-way presentation experience that lets your audience join in on your presentation by interacting with the board and sharing reactions. If you’ve already tried Interactive Presentation Mode in beta, you know how encouraging it feels when your audience gives you tons of love and thumb-ups while you present. Not only that, your content is no longer locked into slides. If you want to pan away to show other parts of the board mid-presentation, you can! And it’s just one click or keystroke away to return to your slideshow. This is just the start. We will continue investing in the presentation experience so you can create and present the most engaging presentations and wow your audience. Your feedback and suggestions will be paramount to helping us move this new way of presenting forward. Here are some features you can start using today: 😃 Audience
Introducing the new "hide and reveal" setting for frames
You voted. We listened! The #1 upvoted feature on Community Wish List is here. Introducing the new hide and reveal setting for frames – manage what frames are hidden and visible on your shared boards and control when content is revealed to your participants during meetings and workshops.Board owners can now control visibility of frames. Hide content so that it stays private until the right moment to share it. Stay in control of when content is revealed on the board so you can set the stage, design workshops content step-by-step, and maintain a private space on your boards. Available on all paid plans. Read more about this magic new setting for frames here. Please leave your feedback in the comments below
🚀 New Templates in Miroverse - March 2023
Last month we welcomed over 90 new templates in Miroverse! Including these new templates that’ll help you generate new ideas, craft impactful stories, and guide stakeholders to decisions:🤔 Everyhow’s Reverse Brainstorming, introduces a problem-solving technique that involves generating ideas by reversing the traditional approach and instead thinking of ways to create or exacerbate the problem. 3️⃣ @Kiron Bondale’s Message Map, based on "Talk like TED" by Carmine Gallo, helps you craft impactful presentations by focusing on three key takeaways that support your message. 📈 Jade Corley’s Data Vis Dashboard Discovery helps you to guide stakeholders through a productive discovery session for planning a successful dashboard project, by identifying vision, goals, data, and design, and brainstorming creative ideas for improvement.Discover thousands of customizable templates created by Miro Community members for real projects and problems in Miroverse. Share with us what you found interesti
Create diagrams more easily and faster, switch type for diagramming
Hello everyone,Creating and editing diagram shapes has never been easier.Switch between any shape from the same family, insert new shapes on lines between objects with ease, or add shapes when drawing lines — all right on the board from where you’re working. You can now: Add an additional shape on the line between two existing shapes Add an additional shape when drawing a line from a shape Switch shapes that are on the board to a different shape from the same family For more information visit the Help Center.Happy diagramming!Turner
Miro Experts profiles are now in Miroverse 👩🚀
Hello, Miro Experts! Showcase your bespoke services alongside your best-in-class templates with a new profile design in Miroverse, exclusively for Miro Experts. The new Miro Expert profiles, now in Miroverse, bring together the flexibility of a Miroverse profile with the marketing opportunities of a Miro Expert profile — all in one place. You have full control over managing your profile and promoting your services and expertise, making it easy to keep your portfolio up-to-date, connect with the Miro community, and get recognized as a Miro Expert. Learn more. → Go to Miroverse to explore the new Miro Experts profiles.
New languages: Spanish, German, and French
To all our global community members: ¡Hola! Hallo! Bonjour!👋We're thrilled to announce that Miro is now even more inclusive for our global community with three new languages: French, German, and Spanish - in addition to English and Japanese. To change your language preference in Miro, simply follow these steps:Navigate to your Profile Settings Scroll down to Language Choose your preferred language from the dropdown menu At Miro, we believe in making collaboration inclusive and accessible for everyone. With the ability to use Miro in more languages, we are one step closer to achieving this goal.For more information on this update, visit the Help Center. And let us know in the comments which language you're most excited to try out! 👇
Install Jira without admin configuration with OAuth 2.0
Hey fam 👋, OAuth 2.0 is here! And with it comes improved security and stricter compliance protocols, creating a stronger authentication between Miro and Jira. Note: OAuth 2.0 is only supported for Jira Cloud customers. Jira Server & Data Center customers will still need to use OAuth 1.0x.What is OAuth 2.0: It is an industry standard protocol for authorization. To learn more about OAuth 2.0 as a technical concept, click here.What it means for Miro users:When authenticating the Jira integration with OAuth 2.0, users can import issues from multiple Jira instances into a board.What Miro users need to do: Existing Jira Integration user New user No action required. However, if you want to update your authentication method from OAuth 1.0x to OAuth 2.0 (specific to Jira Cloud customers), a Miro Admin will need to update the Jira integration settings following these instructions <<here>> Interested in installing and using the Jira integration?
🚀 New Templates in Miroverse - February 2023
Last month we welcomed over 70 new templates in Miroverse! Including these new templates that’ll help you plan and track your goals, career development, and ongoing project work:Nexio Projects’ Sustainability Goal-Setting Workshop provides a brainstorming space to define goals from scratch or review existing ones and ensure they fulfill the requirements of S.M.A.R.T. goals. Jennifer Matos from Upwork shares their Career Workspace with tools and methods to plan out your professional development ranging from the micro level (like weekly check-ins with your manager and mid-year reviews) to the macro level (looking 3–5 years ahead). Remo Gerisch’s Identify and Address Challenges Early On template introduces Mosquito Swarm as a method for early detection of problems and challenges in project work.With more published every day you can discover 1,000s of ready-to-go, customizable templates dreamed and designed by Miro users for real projects and problems in Miroverse. Let us know what caugh
Unlock the full potential of your ideas with auto layout
Hello Community friends!With auto-layout, you can easily create professional-looking mind maps with a single click. Toggle on to organize and lay out your mind map, so you can focus on the content of your ideas instead of worrying about the design. Brainstorm, plan, and communicate your ideas more effectively. Start using auto-layout to: Save time: create beautiful mind maps faster than ever before. Simply enter your ideas and let the feature do the rest. Improve the quality of your mind maps: auto-layout ensures that your mind maps are visually appealing and easy to understand. Try auto-layout and see how it can help you unlock the full potential of your ideas. Happy mind mapping!Turner
Write code in Miro and ship better-quality software
Hi all,I’m very excited for this one, hope you are too!Code block makes it easy for teams to write and collaborate on code, and to ship better quality software. The widget includes 15 of the most popular programming languages. Code block can: Automatically highlights syntax Paste code from external tools into Miro Copy the code back into your favorite code editing tool Engineering teams and recruiters can now easily brainstorm new solutions, debug problems remotely, or conduct coding interviews in Miro. Visit our Help Center for more information. Happy collaborative coding! Turner
Automatic numeration and better rendering of frame names
Frames are an essential feature that helps structure your content on Miro boards. Here are the two of the most recent enhancements: Automatic numeration for frame names: if you call your first frame 'Frame name 1', we'll be automatically adding the next number to the name of the next frame you add to the board ('Frame name 2', 'Frame name 3', etc) Better rendering of frame names when you're zoomed out of the board to increase perceivability of board content
Cluster by Keyword: An easy, intelligent way to analyze input
Hey Miro Fam 👋,We have a cool new update for all you who cluster your Sticky Notes. Introducing Cluster by Keyword, which identifies and groups Sticky Notes together based on similar content, supported by an AI-algorithm. And what’s more? You can easily move Sticky Notes between clusters or move entire clusters in one shot. How it works: The AI-model identifies similarities in the text of Sticky Notes and groups them together in containers, generating keyword titles for each cluster. To move a Sticky Note, simply drag-and-drop it under the cluster of your choice. Cluster by Keyword Go ahead and speed up your analysis process! Head to your Miro board and try it out, and don't forget to share your feedback with us here on Miro Communities. Enjoy clustering!Shubangi
Make collaboration even easier with Miro and GoTo
Hello, Miro Community! Today we are excited to announce that Miro is now available in GoTo Meeting, GoTo Training and GoTo Connect, making collaboration even easier during meeting & training sessions. Miro in GoTo With the integrations into GoTo’s applications, users can: Collaborate on a Miro board from within the GoTo apps: Miro is integrated directly into GoTo’s communications products, so users can access their boards without leaving their meetings or training session. Drive better engagement across all teams by unlocking more efficient brainstorming, diagramming, journey mapping, and more. Access sticky notes, mind maps, timeline builders, code blocks, charts, tables, and other creative tools to drive real-time collaboration with colleagues and customers. Create a whiteboard without a Miro account: GoTo users who don’t have a Miro account can simply create a new blank board within GoTo, accessible for 24 hours.If you are a GoTo user, try the integrations out in your next meet
🚀 New Templates in Miroverse - January 2023
Over 90 new community templates added to Miroverse!Our endlessly creative community shared over 90 new templates in Miroverse. Get started with one these new templates: Build the right foundations with Prod MBA’s Compelling Product Offer Kick of the new year with Klaas Hermans' Stronger, Better, Faster: Self-Growth Plan Realign the team with Mode team’s Mission Based Values Workshop With more published every day you can discover 1000s of ready-to-go, customizable templates dreamed and designed by Miro users for real projects and problems in Miroverse. Feeling inspired? Join our community of creators and share your ideas with the world.
2022 - A Year to Reflect ✨
Community, As we say farewell to 2022, The community team and I would love for you to join us in reflecting on some of the exciting things we’ve accomplished this year and areas of growth and opportunity for 2023! I may have only joined Miro 4 months ago (today!) but I’ve come to learn so much about how many of you use Miro, connect with each other, and look forward to improving the Forum experience in the new year. So, let’s get to it! I’ll go first and share some reflections & hope you can join me in the comments below 👇🏿 Some Miro Community moments that made me smile…. Launching your #3 most-voted product feature to help you better navigate, focus & collaborate & more 🚀 Distributed ’22 where we gathered our global community from all over the world for a 2-day event of knowledge sharing & connections 🌎 Miro IRL meet-ups where we got to meet community members from Austin to Berlin and our creative online Community-led events 🤝 A fun & insightful post Dis
Miro is now more accessible for screen reader users
We are working on making Miro more accessible, and released the first significant bundle of product improvements for screen reader users. Now they can be invited to Miro boards – sign up & sign in are screen-reader friendly, it is possible to navigate through the Miro dashboard to open the required board, and the main types of board content such as frames, sticky notes, and shapes can now be accessed with the help of the screen reader. Please, note, that the flow described above works the best for: Users invited to the existing team on the Enterprise Plan Users on Team, Business, Consultant, Education or Enterprise Plan that are invited directly to the board as anonymous Guest Editors All of the flows described above are currently only available on the desktop. The current solution is read-only making it possible for users to access existing board content with the help of the screen reader, and does not allow creating or editing content on Miro boards yet. We will continue worki
New sticker packs – which one's your favorite?
We recently added FOUR (!!!) new sticker packs to Miro. Try them out now and let us know which one is your favorite 🤗And this isn’t all the great news we have to share with you! From now on you can also:Use search to find the right stickers to share how you're feeling with you team View and use your recently used stickers – there's now a separate tab for that!
📣 Community members, we need your feedback!
Hi Miro Heroes! The Miro Research team is conducting 1-hour interviews to get your feedback about the Miro community: Miroverse, your experience on the forum and everything in between. The interviews are taking place on:23 Decemeber 28 Decemeber 3 JanuaryIf you would like to participate, please fill in this form: if you are selected and complete the interview, you will receive $50 gift card as a "thank you" for your time.
Distributed ‘22 — YouTube Channel is Live!
Community! It’s hard to believe it’s been more than a month since we all got together at Distributed ‘22. We hope you all enjoyed it as much as we did – but, just because the live portion is over doesn’t mean the fun has to end! Head on over to our Distributed ‘22 YouTube channel where we have curated a playlist of our top sessions from Distributed ‘22, in their full, un-gated glory. There is a plethora of valuable content to consume, so feel free to share with your networks & communities. For more info, and all the great Miro Board templates from Distributed ‘22, check out The Miroverse and our top 5 favorites below! TOP 5 M113: My Day in Miro M133: Bridging the Empathy Gap to Create More Valuable Product M116: Once Canvas, Any Content, Any Time M119: The (A)sync Game M128: What is My Impact 🔗 For more videos like this checkout our YouTube channel here.
More value and less waste for your customers, Value Stream Mapping in Miro
Hello Miro Community, I’m excited to let you know that we just released the Value Stream Mapping shape pack. Do you remember the days of drawing value stream maps by hand, or using specific software that only a handful of Lean experts know how to use? Reducing waste and creating value for your customers should be a company-wide mindset. With this tool, teams can easily create and collaborate on value stream maps in real-time, allowing for more efficient and effective continuous improvement efforts. An easy-to-use and inclusive value stream mapping tool Bring it to the Gemba, map out the process from anywhere, and use value stream mapping on your tablet when walking through the supply chain Effectively visualize and communicate the change to your organization using an industry standard shape pack The value stream mapping shape pack is part of Miro’s Smart Diagramming offer and is available for Enterprise, Business, Consultant, and Education plans. Visit our Help Center for more
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