launch.ly blog

The official blog from the launch.ly team

 

Heartbleed CVE-2014-0160

Read our notice about CVE-2014-0160 "Heartbleed" security vulnerability.

Bootstrap 3 is awesome. Old Internet Explorer is not.

We love building sites with Bootstrap 3 but we still need to cater for older Internet Explorer editions some days.

How to create an order picking slip

An order picking slip is something that you print out that shows what people have ordered and all other details needed to show the customer that you have got the order right.

Better Breadcrumbs

A more improved breadcrumbs technique

Breadcrumbs made easy

Want an easy way to do breadcrumbs? It doesn't get simpler than our new breadcrumb tag.

How to integrate twitter cards

Did you know about twitter cards? Here is how to integrate them with launch.ly.

Markdown Cheat Sheet

You now have access to a cheat sheet for markdown text within the content editor.

How to make a custom 404 page in launch.ly

You probably would like to add a bit of style to your 404 pages. Even better, display something that might help the user end up in the right place.

Freebie: Australian Map PSD/AI Kit

I'm always after maps of Australia for our design projects. Thought I might share our files. Download and be happy.

Lessons from a DNS based DDOS attack

Today we helped a friend out with a DNS based DDOS attack. These things are awful and bad people do bad things for no real reason.

Freebie: Twitter Header Photo Photoshop Template (PSD)

Looking for a free Photoshop template for Twitter header photos? You can download our free PSD template right here.

New date range filter for billing reports.

Today we added a date range filter to billing reports.

row_start and row_end

row_start and row_end simplifies the code associated with creating item grids.

Heads up! New admin interface!

We've been busy. Today we started the rollout of our new admin screens.

Customising the Site Title

Want to customise your site title based on a given link to be a good Google citizen? Here is how to customise the title within a snippet.

Freebie: RSS Icon (PSD)

RSS Icon as separate paths in Adobe Photoshop (PSD) format.

RSS Feeds in launch.ly

So you need an RSS feed for your launch.ly site? We’ve got you covered.

Inserting Pretty Code

We are programmers. Like all good programmers, we like to insert code snippets into our items for our documentation, how-to articles and launch.pad blog entries. We go about this one of two ways these days. Markdown editor or gist snippet.

Browser Tag to the Rescue

When you need to customise your layout to target a specific browser platform, then the browser tag is just what you will need.

Ordering Your Items

You know the problem. You add all your items, you add all the links so that your items appear as a collection, but you want the order different.