Knack vs Zoho Creator
Last updated: November 12, 2014
Knack makes it easy to build your own custom online databases and web apps. Easy tools for defining the data your app will use. Import records straight from a spreadsheet. Add visual elements like tables, forms, and calendars to display and update your database records. Publish your app to any website and device. Set user roles to define who can access your app.
Launch Database Apps on Your Own. Zoho Creator with its drag-and-drop builder makes it extremely easy for business users to build their own custom apps. Custom Apps, from simple Contact Manager to complex CRM can be built in minutes with the drag-drop builder. No technical expertise required.
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2014. Zoho Support integrated with Zoho Creator
Online help desk software Zoho Support is now integrated with online database tool Zoho Creator. The integration enables to create, update or fetch information from Zoho Support to Zoho Creator. To suit your business process, you can build custom modules for the Zoho Support application. You could even bring information into your Zoho Creator custom app to build reports and collaborate with other users. For instance, in your Zoho Creator Order Management app. Your customers can report complaints and a ticket will instantly get created in Zoho Support. The agent can even access the order details empowering him with the relevant information.
2014. Zoho Creator adds form automation
Online database tool Zoho Creator added the new intelligence feature - Form Automation. It's a time-saving addition that can make your everyday work easier. It allows you to define your business rules and workflows. The best part is you can do this without any coding. With this feature, your app can now show/hide fields or sub-forms or complete a set of tasks when a form rule is met while the user fills, submits or modifies a form. You can trigger actions such as displaying custom confirmation messages, redirecting users to different web pages, sending predefined email/SMS notifications based on different rules that are met. In a service request application, for instance. You can simply configure a notification to the respective team when the customer picks a product from the dropdown options.
2014. Zoho CRM and Zoho Creator mobile apps become free for all customers
Zoho developers say that they have reached 1,000,000 downloads for mobile Zoho apps (iOS and Android) and this number is rapidly increasing. So they decided to make the Zoho CRM and Zoho Creator mobile apps free for all customers, on any edition. Which means, you now have complete functionality (read and write access) to the mobile apps, irrespective of the edition. Zoho's online CRM is free for 3 users and allows to manage your sales, marketing, customer support, and inventory in a single system. Zoho Creator is an online visual database app builder that makes it extremely easy for business users to build their own custom apps. Other Zoho's apps like Zoho Vault, Zoho Mail and Zoho Campaigns have their mobile apps free as well.