News & Announcements
All the latest news and announcements, and the best content from the Miro team.
Custom template improvements ✨
Turning common practices into shared templates helps teams to build consistency, establish best practices, and provide a starting point for any new member to quickly get up to speed on how to use Miro.Here’s a round up of the latest custom template improvements that'll help you and your team to save time, ensure consistency, and improve your teams workflows:Opt-in for easy template publishing. Company-wide sharing of custom templates has been made easier with updated sharing permissions for paid plans. Learn more about sharing policies. Make it easy to find templates by adding longer template descriptions with keywords that’ll enhance discoverability in search results. Additionally, separate folders now differentiate company-endorsed templates from open-sourced team templates. Learn more about Custom Template settings. Highlight templates to drive adoption of best practices at your company. Featured templates are recognizable by their badge and appear near the top of the Team or Compan
Vote for your favorite Miroverse Creators! 🏆
Miro Community, This Spring, Miroverse turns three! 🥳 Our community has published over 2,000 templates on Miroverse, showing the limitless ways we can meet challenges with creativity and collaboration. To celebrate, we invite you to vote for your favorite Creator in this year’s Miroverse Choice Awards! Strategy & Planning: @Annie and Project Pitch, @Alejandro De Blasi and Social Media Planner, @Maja Voje and Market Problem MapRetrospectives: @Maria Karnaukhova and Space Adventure Retrospective , @Nhi Tran and Retrospective - Friends, @Clyde D'Souza and Gather Town RetrospectiveIcebreakers & Games: Mischief Makers and Onboarding: High Five Me Tool, @Said Saddouk (in collab with @Steven Sampson-Jones and @Lucie A) and Enotejis v1.1, @Boris Petrovitch Njegosh (RSprint) and ME, My State and IAgile Workflows: @Paul Snedden and Agile Bingo, Jon Spruce and Working Agreements, @NinaSwitch11 and Agile Marketing KANBANMeetings & Workshops: @Joe Caplin (Outfly) and Company Vision W
Mentions updates that'll enhance your collaboration
Hello Miro Community 👋Knowing who you're collaborating with makes it easier to clarify responsibilities and hold team members accountable. The latest updates to @mentions help you to keep tasks organized and searchable, making it easier to work with and identify team members, and find information when needed.In-text mentions — Reference teammates on text-based widgets, including Sticky Notes, Shapes, and Text to keep everyone on the same page. Self mention — Reference yourself with @mentions, providing an easy way to highlight your involvement in a task or conversation. Profile cards — Profile cards help you to quickly identify who you're working with when hovering over @mentioned names.📚 Visit the Help Center to learn more about @Mentioning people on the board. 💬 Have you tried out these updates yet? We would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments below. Let's keep the conversation going.
What’s New: What we launched in April 2023
Hey Miro Community!This month we have small updates which will make a big impact on how you use Miro in your work and daily life. From Private Mode’s interactive feature to Card Panel’s ease of use – we hope they’ll make your experience in Miro much more seamless. I am also excited to welcome 100 new templates last month to Miroverse – a new record!Our top pics were Valentine Rousseaux’s Project - Timeline & Key Info, Shehab Beram’s Product Backlog Refinement Workshop, and Hyperact’s Service Blueprint. Check out our What’s New Blog to read more about what we launched in April!
Crop and resize images in bulk
Effortlessly crop and resize multiple images to create a uniform look and feel ✨👩🎨 Hello Miro Community! If you're looking to create a consistent and professional look for your Miro boards quickly, check out these bulk image editing features.Bulk Cropping + Bulk Resizing + Auto-layout can be especially helpful for those working with multiple images at once. Instead of editing each image individually, you can make quick adjustments in bulk, streamlining your workflow and allowing you to focus on other aspects of your project. Bulk Cropping + Bulk Resizing + Auto-layout = ⚡️ With bulk cropping, you can easily select multiple images and apply masks, such as circles and squares, with just one click. You can also resize multiple images at once by height or width, saving you time and effort. And don't forget to use auto layout to instantly align them for a neat and tidy layout.So give bulk image editing a try and see how it can level up your work in Miro!
Reduce workflow interruptions with Jira Card Panel
Hey Miro Fam 👋,Jira cards are now available as a Card Panel! To make collaboration easier and reduce workflow interruptions, Jira cards will open up on the left-hand side of the Miro board, allowing you continuous access to the board while adding, editing and updating cards. And don’t worry, all the existing categories you use will reflect in the panel, nothing changes except -- the experience is so much more seamless! Head to your Miro board and try it out, and don't forget to share your feedback with us here on Miro Communities. Deepen your Jira integration on Miro!Shubangi
Improved collaboration on Cards
Hey Miro Fam 👋,Our Card experience has undergone a major makeover! To make collaboration easier and reduce workflow interruptions, the new card panel will open up on the left-hand side of the Miro board, allowing you continuous access to the board while adding, editing and updating cards. And don’t worry, for those of you who prefer working with the centered modal experience, all you need to do is toggle the panel-view to center, and we’ll keep track of your preferred view the next time you open a card. New Card PanelHead to your Miro board and try it out, and don't forget to share your feedback with us here on Miro Communities. Keep up the card magic!Shubangi
Avoid group bias with Private Mode on Sticky Notes
Hey Miro Fam 👋,We have a cool new update for all you who run retros, workshops and brainstorm sessions. Introducing Private Mode, a new feature that allows you to create space to share input. Give teams a private space to reword, prepare and reflect within a meeting, encouraging more feedback and diverse insights. How it works: Any editor on the board can activate Private mode. While the mode is active, participants can enter their opinions on sticky notes in private, with the content invisible to others (authors will continue to be visible). Any of the editors can end the mode and upon ending, contents of all sticky notes will be revealed. Private Mode in actionHead to your Miro board and try it out, and don't forget to share your feedback with us here on Miro Communities. Enjoy your new private space!ShubangiPS: Available on all paid plans
What’s New: What we launched in March 2023
Hey Miro Community, This month, we have been working on some pretty big updates to elevate your experience in Miro. We have launched Interactive Presentation Mode, which will help you present your ideas in an engaging way, and the next big thing Miro AI — your new launchpad for creativity, collaboration, and productivity. To see all the newest features that will help make your day a little better in Miro, check out our March blog post!
🚀 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
Help Miro AI to #1 on Product Hunt
Hi Miro Community, We’ve launched Miro AI this morning on Product Hunt and the response from the community has been incredible. We’re gaining traction on the platform, and aiming for #1! If you love AI and want to support us share your upvote here.Miro + Ai + You ❤️🔥 Thank you! Happy collaborating,Turner
Miro AI is Here! Join the Community Conversation
Miro’s What’s New product showcase may be over, but the conversations around Miro AI are just getting started! 🎉Join our Community Forum to see what others are saying about Miro’s newest AI features that take generating stickies, mindmaps, and images to a new level!To join in on the discussion, see the 3 community threads below:AI Feedback - Let us know your thoughts on what was presented in today’s What New Webinar AI Wish List - Have an Idea for Miro? Submit ideas to our community wish list Miro AI Challenge - Show us what problems will Miro’s newest beta feature help you solve for a chance to win! Our entire team is excited to hear directly from you all and will be checking the comments and joining in on the discussions happening all week. We can’t wait to hear from you–– see you in the comments!
🚀 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
NEW Miro Swag Inspired by you
The Miro Shop is officially open!It’s more than just another merch store. It’s made for you, our talented andendlessly creative Miro community. The shop was inspired by your conversations, messages, and suggestions. And also,from your Miroverse templates so beautifully designed, they could be on a t-shirt (sowe did just that)!Visit the shop, and share the love with colleagues and friends on social using#MiroShop. There’s something for everyone, OG fans and new. We want to open ourdoors wide and celebrate the community we love, the people that make us who weare. Shop NEW Miro Swag today We hope you enjoy! -The Miro Team
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
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.
📣 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.
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
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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