Quick BaseProduct Overview
Quick Base product overview
Quick Base is a user-friendly and affordable low-code platform designed to deliver true no-code app development for everyday users. Quick Base tested as the fastest form-based wizard for basic app creation by PC Mag. Quick Base was formerly a division of Intuit, but it is now a standalone company since 2016 that focuses on app building. Quick Base comes with pre-built options and a wide array of third-party integration options to meet everyday business challenges.
Quick Base utilizes a native drag-and-drop interface, form builders, and visual process modeling to guide users in the app building process. Quick Base servers more than 6,000 businesses covering industries including construction, government, healthcare, legal, manufacturing, professional services, and real estate.
Pros of Quick Base
- Very fast basic app creation
- Straightforward wizard-based app building
- Form-based interface for workflow automation with no coding required
- Strong pre-built app marketplace and third-party integrations
- Guided tutorial courses
Cons of Quick Base
- Somewhat dated user interface (UI)
- No native mobile app
- Finished functional apps work well but lack the UI polish of newer low-code tools
- Poor customer support
Breakdown of Core Features
BUILD APPS WITHOUT CODING
Securely build an app without coding after either uploading spreadsheets or copying and pasting data from a clipboard. Quick Base allows users to create interactive features that map to business’ unique processes with ease using a visual app builder. Users can select the fields needed and set their order and can add text and design elements to match company branding. Users can connect apps with other popular cloud services or build personal data or app integrations to connect disparate systems to sync and access data from one central place. Mobile browser-friendly HTML5 apps are automatically created for all active Quick Base apps. Quick Base offers a transparency and accountability that also meet IT requirements.
Quick Base lets users inform the correct people quickly when someone makes a change to data in the Quick Base app and automatically emails individuals or teams before or after relevant dates. Quick Base also delivers regular reports to necessary personnel.
Users can safely share essential data with internal stakeholders, customers, partners and others by using the task management app option to create custom roles and permissions. This allows certain users to only see limited data while allowing others to see everything. Quick Base is designed to help users create solutions that increase productivity and speed up company processes. Create custom dashboards for each role and person that focuses on key information and helps steam-line processes.
QuickBase Sync allows users to connect with cloud apps such as Salesforce and Zendesk and CSC files with a few clicks. External data can be regularly synced into the Quick Base app. An extensive network of QuickBase Solution Providers is available to help users find integration services and pre-built integration add-ons to connect with other popular applications with ease.
(Last updated on 02/12/2020 by Martin Shelby)