Tag: widget

Realtime monitoring of the Financial Markets

Realtime monitoring of the Financial Markets

For those of you interested in the financial markets, we have some good news: with our new Finance widgets you can now follow the financial markets in realtime on your browser’s new tab page. Building on the great tools by TradingView we can now offer you realtime overviews of the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and many other markets…

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Integrate Facebook pages

Integrate Facebook pages

After the successful introduction of our very own Todo widget, we bring you yet another new widget: the Facebook Page widget. This widget allows you to embed a public Facebook Page into your  start.me page and is perfect if you like to integrate a group or company page. To add the new Facebook Page widget to your page,…

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Our very own Todo widget

Our very own Todo widget

Our Google Tasks widget is quite popular among our users.  Yet, many users asked for a Todo widget that does not require a Google account. Today we’ve made it available: The new Todo widget has several improvements over the Google Tasks widget. The to-do items can be edited just by clicking them. They can be reordered, simply by…

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More widget customization options

More widget customization options

The most important building blocks of start.me pages are widgets. No wonder we get a lot of feature requests from people who want to customize their widgets. Thus far, most of the customization options allowed you to change the functionality of the widget. Today’s release gives you more control over the widget’s looks. You can…

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Top-10 most popular widgets

Top-10 most popular widgets

A popular feature of start.me is the support of widgets. There are quite a lot of widgets available, but which are most popular? In this blog, we explore the widgets start.me users like best. The two most popular widgets on start.me – it can be no surprise – are the bookmarks and RSS widgets. Of…

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A lot of small improvements

A lot of small improvements

The last two weeks we have been working on a lot of small improvements that should make the start.me experience more enjoyable. We did quite a lot of work behind the scenes as well, improving performance and preparing for some great new features to come! Some of the changes you may enjoy:

Add comics to your page

Add comics to your page

Some users asked us how to best add comics to their start.me page. Today we released a minor update that actually makes adding comics (but other image feeds as well) easier and more fun. The Feed widget’s ‘Show images’ setting has been expanded with a third option that allows a larger display of the primary image…

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Improved interface for adding news feeds

Improved interface for adding news feeds

Adding news feeds to RSS widgets has always been a bit of a rather technical procedure. You would have to find the RSS URL of the feed and paste that into the feed widget. Today we launched a new feature that greatly simplifies finding and adding interesting news feeds. Every RSS widget now has a…

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