I was speaking about Airtable the other day. Shocker – I know. As is sometimes the case, the person I was speaking to had not yet heard of Airtable, so I had to pull out my trusty brief description:
“It’s like Excel, but in the cloud, and more of a database tool than a spreadsheet tool.”
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Data entry is a pain I’ve written about more than once. Yes, it’s monotonous. Yes, it’s tedious. Yes, it’s prone to human error. Still, sometimes, it’s a necessity. How else are you going to get data into your databases if someone doesn’t enter it?
Continue reading “The Process of Embedding an Airtable Form on a Website (and why you should care)”
Remember that game of TELEPHONE? You’d sit in a line with other kids – the first kid would whisper a sentence to the second kid. Only one time – that’s all you got. The second kid would look a little puzzled, obviously not quite sure about what they heard, but would turn to the third kid and repeat the whisper. On an on this would go, until you got to the end of the line. That poor kid at the end now had to say what they heard – ALOUD – and of course it was nothing like the original sentence.
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The free version of Airtable is perhaps one of the best “freemium” softwares that I’ve ever used. In the free version, you get unlimited access to bases, a large number of records per base (1,200), access to all views, collaboration/commenting, etc. In truth, the free version unlocks about 90% of the software’s capabilities. That’s not shabby.
Continue reading “Using Airtable’s Page Designer Block to Create an Invoice”
Getting organized is a critical part of business – and a huge part of that is developing and improving business procedures, commonly referred to as workflows.
The first time you stare at hundreds (if not thousands) of records of data, it’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that data is overwhelming and messy. Thanks to Airtable’s views however, that doesn’t have to be the case.
Continue reading “Using Airtable “Views” to Enhance Workflows”