October 28, 2019

Introducing the Data Editor

Today we're launching the most significant Glide feature yet: the Data Editor:​​

To learn all about the data editor, watch the videos.

We believe most apps can be created without code using the most popular no-code software-creation tool of all time: spreadsheets.

The Data Editor is a spreadsheet-like interface within Glide that augments your app’s data with special columns that perform interesting calculations:

Relation Column

Create relations between items, like linking Employees to their Offices (video):​​

Template Column

Format messages and labels using a template and other columns in your sheet (video):​​

If → Then → Else Column

Write logical conditions that result in different values, depending on other columns in your sheet (video):​​

Lookup Column

If you're familiar with VLOOKUP from Excel or Google Sheets, this is the user-friendly Glide equivalent (video):​​

Watch our new Data video series for a full course in using the data editor to build apps, and let us know what you think!