How To Guide | Build Your Own App In 10 Easy Steps
Zoho Creator is great tool for the businesses that are looking for affordable ways to enhance the efficiency of their business operations. Because Zoho Creator is a cloud-based app builder, you can easily build your own applications completely from scratch. Zoho creator provides you with a hosted environment that can then be accessed by whoever and from wherever you want.
As an authorised Zoho Creator partner, Duple has implemented over 65 enterprise level solutions in more than 14 countries worldwide by using the Zoho Creator platform.
In this how to guide we will look at how you can easily create your own app using these 10 simple steps provided by Zoho Creator.
Step 1: First you have to sign for a Zoho Creator account if you don’t have one yet. You can sign up through their website or by contacting an authorised partner such as Duple. Zoho Creator is one the most affordable, cost-effective low code platforms on the market and they offer a free trial version for first time sign ups.
Step 2: Once signed up, open https://www.creator.zoho.com in your browser. Click on the Create Application option in the top right corner of your homepage as displayed in the picture below.
Step 3: Select the Create from scratch option from the Create Application dialog.
Step 4: Specify the Application Name in the text box provided
Step 5: Click on Create. The Application will be created and the Form builder will be displayed with a blank Form. By default, you will be in the Form Properties section.
Step 6: Specify the Form name in the Form title field.
Step 7: Add the required fields to your Form by simple drag-n-drop, as shown in the screen-shot below.
Step 8: Specify the Field Name in Field Properties -> Field Name text box.
Step 9: Zoho Creator creates a default report for the form which will be listed under Reports.
Step 10: Select Access this application button to submit data to your form and view data. The data submitted through your form will be displayed in the Report.
By default, the applications created in Zoho Creator is private and is accessible only by the owner of the application.
Zoho Creator’s drag-and-drop script builder makes for easy advanced application building. You don’t need to be a programmer to build apps in creator. You just need to learn how the application works and to leverage its tools to fit your application goal.
If you are still not sure how to set up your app from scratch, get in touch and one our experts will gladly help you through the process!