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Revolution 2.3.1 Fixes phpThumb, Gravatar and More

Jay Gilmore Jul 22

Today we released the first patch release for MODX Revolution 2.3. With 2.3.1 we have resolved a number of annoyances and bugs that were missed in pre-release testing. Revolution 2.3 features a refined and updated MODX Manager with an all-new theme based on Peter Knight’s design.

The Next Decade of MODX

Ryan Thrash Jul 16

MODX’s story began just over a decade ago on a dialup connection in rural Alabama—close to where Lynyrd Skynyrd recorded some of my favorite music growing up. I returned to visit family for the 4th recently, and while walking through the kitchen, I glanced down at the light filtering through the trees onto the wall. There it was: the phone jack I plugged into all those years ago.

MODX Cloud Updates Jul 15

Ryan Thrash Jul 15

Along with the releases of the latest 2.2.15 and 2.3 versions of MODX, today also brings updated features and software to the MODX Cloud stack.

Revolution 2.3 Brings a Revamped Manager User Experience and Much More

Jay Gilmore Jul 15

Today we proudly announce the release of the long-awaited MODX Revolution 2.3. This is a huge release incorporating more than a thousand commits by dozens of code contributors and translators, and countless bug reporters.

Revolution 2.2.15—Fixes Critical Security Issue

Jay Gilmore Jul 15

Revolution 2.2.15 was released today. This patch release addresses a critical security issue related to the Manager login and logins using the Login snippet. In addition, there were several other minor security issues and bugfixes.

An Introduction to MODX Manager Themes

Ryan Thrash Jul 11

With MODX Revolution 2.3, site builders will gain the ability to quickly change the way the back end Manager looks. Here's an overview of how Manager themes are constructed, and what it takes to start tweaking them.

Not Before It's Ready: 2.3 Release Now July 15th

Jay Gilmore Jun 30

To make sure Revolution 2.3 is the release everyone hopes for, we decided to delay its final release until July 15th. This should provide for more quality assurance time, help vet that Extras work as expected, and to give translators more time to update their native languages.

MODX Cloud: Faster Backups and 57% Less Cute

Ryan Thrash Jun 24

Today we’re announcing improvements and updates, including more performant and reliable backups, enhanced Git, remote database access and software stack updates. We've also made MODX Cloud “less clever” by toning down the language used in the Dashboard.

MODX Revolution 2.3: Prepare for Release

Jay Gilmore Jun 13

We're nearing release of 2.3 and we wanted to let you know what's new in 2.3 as well as ask for your help in preparing for it's planned release on July 1, 2014.

Making MODX Sites Scream with MaxCDN

Ryan Thrash Jun 06

After years of threatening to do so, we finally created a MaxCDN integration for MODX. Spoiler alert: things get fast, fast.