Smarketing is the New Marketing

Hello from Kryzz (Liz + Krystan) here at Skylight! We've been hard at work revamping the new Skylight Smarketing (marketing + documentation) site. Now that it's deployed, we'd love to tell you about it. The old site was in dire need of a content update. Some of our favorite features weren't even… »

Interning at Tilde: A Retrospective

Hello from Dylan and Brett at Tilde again, posting one last time. We're finishing up our internship at Tilde and moving out into the great big world of software development long-term employment. But before we do that, we wanted to share a bit about our experience. The project In our… »

Feature Toggles

At Skylight we often use Feature Flags to ship code as soon as possible. Once a feature nears completion, we announce it to our Insiders and give them access to the feature's flag. Skylight Insiders get a behind-the-scenes peek at features in development, allowing them to start using new features… »

Hello, Interns

Skylight Insiders receive periodic updates from the engineers building and maintaining our product. These updates are personal, technical and informal; our so called developer journal entries. This blog post is a repost of the Skylight Insiders email from October 28th, where our newest pair of Interns introduced themselves. To sign… »

Connecting Skylight Apps to GitHub: the Devil is in the Details

As I mentioned in an earlier blog post, we recently rolled out the ability for Skylight app owners to connect their Skylight app to a GitHub repo in order to take advantage of the various permissions associated with it. This means you can now give access to a particular Skylight… »

Skylight Gem Goes 1.0

The Skylight gem is a central part of the Skylight product and it's been stuck in at pre-1.0 for far too long. Today, we've released version 1.0.0, officially signifying that it's stable and mature! Along with being a mark of maturity, the 1.0 release also brings… »