• Update 2
    Update 2 was released on 9/30/13.
    Posted on October 11, 2013
  • Update 3
    Update 3 was released on 10/23/13.
    Posted on October 23, 2013
  • Update 4
    We’ve added a few fun new features and fixed a few issues. Read the log for details.
    Posted on December 20, 2013
  • Update 5
    The latest updates and new features are live! Please read the change log for details.
    Posted on February 6, 2014
  • Update 6
    New features, updates and changes were just released today (5/8/14). Read the change log for details.  
    Posted on May 6, 2014
  • Update 7
    Update 7 is now live. It includes a new theme, and a ton of new features.
    Posted on August 6, 2014
  • Update 7.1 Update 7.1
    Update 7.1 includes a number of minor bug fixes, and new storage limits for all sites. http://aurora.uconn.edu/update-7-1/
    Posted on October 28, 2014
  • Update 8
    Aurora Update 8 is released on 1/16/2015. This update includes WordPress core version upgrade and many new features such as color options in Sherman, private sites and pages, blog widget filtered by categories or tags, CSS override with code sanitization, redirection tool and etc. The complete change log and user guides are available at http://aurora.uconn.edu/update-8/
    Posted on January 16, 2015
  • Update 8.1
    Update 8.1 was released in February 2015. The complete change log is available at http://aurora.uconn.edu/update-8-1
    Posted on March 12, 2015
  • Update 8.2
    Update 8.2 was released in April 2015. The complete change log is available at http://aurora.uconn.edu/update-8-2.
    Posted on April 24, 2015
  • Update 8.3
    Update 8.3 was released in May 2015. WordPress Core was upgraded to 4.2.2 and all central third party plugins were updated to the latest version,  to fix critical WordPress Zero-Day Vulnerability.
    Posted on May 22, 2015
  • Update 8.4
    Update 8.4 was released early June 2015. Site Administrators can now give Editors access to Gravity Forms by checking the Gravity Forms Access checkbox under Settings->General. Confirmation emails triggered by updating the admin email (Settings->General->E-mail Address) is disabled. Changes on the admin email is now immediate.
    Posted on June 10, 2015
  • Update 8.5
    Update 8.5 was released on 6/17/2015. Sherman: more colors are available Bootstrap 3: version updated to 3.3.4 and Modal is now supported Custom CSS: now fully supports HTML 5, CSS 3 and allows comments
    Posted on June 18, 2015
  • Update 9
    Aurora has been updated with some great new features. Including: New Navigation options Improved tools for faculty/staff profiles. Page Layout Builder tool New theme “Hale 2015” and more! Get all the details at: Aurora Update 9 Change Logs
    Posted on August 25, 2015
  • Update 9.1
    The UC People plugin has been updated with new features, Authorize.net payment button shortcode is also available. For details, check the Aurora Update 9.1 Change Log.
    Posted on March 1, 2016
  • Buttons
    To add buttons to your page/post, you must be in the 'Text' editor view. You can make buttons out of the following HTML tags: Tag Sample Code  a <a class="btn btn-default" href="https://www.google.com" role="button">Link</a>  button <button class="btn btn-default" type="submit">Button</button>  input (type: button) <input class="btn btn-default" type="button" value="Input"> input (type: submit) <input class="btn btn-default" type="submit" value="Submit"> You […]
    Posted on March 3, 2016
  • Cloning Posts with Page Builder
    You can copy the layout and information from one Post or Page onto another as long as it was built using Page Builder. In fact, you can even clone a Post’s contents onto a Page and vice versa! Go to the Post or Page to which you want to copy another’s contentSelect Page Builder mode […]
    Posted on March 8, 2016
  • Social Media Icon Styles
    You can view all of the icons in their original color as well as their hover states below. BloglovinDribbbleEmailFacebookFlickrGitHubGoogle+InstagramLinkedInPinterestRSSStumbleUponTumblrTwitterVimeoYouTube
    Posted on March 8, 2016
  • Theme Color Customization
    This CSS allows you to alter the various colors throughout your Sherman theme. Look for the snippet of code you need and copy/paste it in the Custom CSS section of your site. The color attribute supports values like red and blue as well as more fine-grained hex codes such as #ee6832 and #ffcc33. You can […]
    Posted on March 8, 2016
  • Table Sorter
    Simply turn your table into a sortable table by adding the "tablesorter" class to your table tag.  The THEAD and TBODY tags also need to be present for the plugin to work - details and example below. Multi-column sorting : add “tablesorter” class to the required tableDisable sorting from particular column : add “sortless” class to the required […]
    Posted on March 8, 2016