Launch Center Pro for iPad by Contrast is one of my favorite apps on my iPad. With LCP you can chain installed apps on your iPad into one workflow. Apps with x-callback-url schemes like Due, Drafts, Editorial, Fantastical2, Gmail, Notesy, Plink, TextExpander, et cetera1 can all interact with each other to enhance your productivity.
It's easy and fun to create your own actions with LCP, thanks to the action composer and the pre-installed actions.
But smart people on the web can help you enhance your knowledge in how to use LCP with their actions. In this article we will introduce an excellent exponent of this category.
Eric Pramono writes his articles for his blog Geeks with juniors from the perpective of a father with little childres, who are interested in the wondrous world of technology, aka Apple products. And no wonder there is a lot of focus on games for children. But when you visit his blog, you will also find a tab called Workflows in which Eric describes a lot of interesting stuff regarding to iOS and Mac Workflows. Here we focus on his last (yet) article on Launch Center Pro.
10 Readons to love LCP
You have to read the article 10 reasons to love Launch Center Pro for yourself, but here we highlighting the ten paragraphs:
- Nested Encoding Helper Tags
- Expand the [clipboard] Tag at the Right Time
- Nested Input Tags
- List Builder and Featured Actions
- The new [action] Tag
- Other new tags
- Giphy – Animated GIFs
- Location Triggers: Geofences & iBeacons
- IFTTT Channel
Have fun with all the suggested workflows!
© Frank van Exter