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The Knack team on web applications, online databases, and beautifully designed products.


Knack Empowers Organizations to Adapt Amidst Coronavirus Uncertainties

04/03/2020 Posted by Jeremy

For years, Knack users have been leveraging our no-code/low-code platform to rapidly adapt to evolving business needs. As Coronavirus changes the world as we know it, the Knack community has been quick to use our tool to respond to new challenges in their companies and communities.

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Introducing Two-Factor Authentication for the Builder

10/16/2019 Posted by Danielle

We are excited to announce Two-Factor Authentication for the Builder!

Every day we are humbled that you choose Knack to manage your data and business processes. To honor that trust we are dedicated to security to ensure that your apps are protected and secure.

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KnackCon 2019: Apps, Snacks and Taps

10/08/2019 Posted by Danielle

What happens when you throw a pile of Knacksters into a room full of our most avid customers? A new appreciation for just how many ways Knack can be used to make life better.

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Strong Customer Authentication (SCA): A New Requirement For E-Commerce

09/04/2019 Posted by Danielle

Starting September 14, 2019 a new e-commerce requirement in the EU called Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) will go into effect. This new requirement will change the way online payments are collected from European cardholders. Below you can find more details about SCA and how this will affect your app.

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Coming Soon: A New Builder!

07/16/2019 Posted by Brandon

We’re super excited to announce that a new version of the Knack Builder is on its way! Our team has been hard at work incorporating your feedback in order to better serve you.


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Perfect Uses for Knack: Case Management

02/26/2019 Posted by Ranasha

Case management tools are great for tracking the information you need to work with a client. Additionally, they can help to streamline workflows from the first contact to case resolution. Knack has great features to help you stay on top of your high priority cases and get more out of your data.

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Retreat VII: Viva Knack Vegas

02/21/2019 Posted by Brandon

Last month, Team Knack convened for our 7th ever company retreat, in sunny-but-not-as-warm-as-some-of-us-were-expecting Las Vegas!

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Case Study: Senor Check Cashing

12/13/2018 Posted by Brandon

It’s always a pleasure when we get to talk to customers and deepdive into their experience with Knack. We’ve been at this for years and have talked to countless customers about countless use cases, but we’re still excited when we come across an app idea we haven’t seen before or get the chance to chat with a customer whose story we haven’t heard yet.

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KnackCon 2018: London Recap

11/30/2018 Posted by Brandon

Earlier this month, a small group of jetlagged Americans descended upon London for a historic event: our first ever user conference. One small step for these Knacksters, one giant leap for Knackkind. Years of hard work, countless hours of planning, and gallons of coffee had led to this moment.

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Perfect Uses for Knack: Research Management

11/27/2018 Posted by Ranasha

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Conducting research can help build better products, services, or care for future generations. However documenting and sharing large amounts of data can be tough. Managing your data throughout its lifecycle can save your organization countless hours.

How can Knack help?

Knack has many useful features that can help your team confidently store, backup, and manage your research data.

  • Be a central place for recording research data
  • Enable other researchers to securely view data online
  • Validate data to support consistency
  • Reduce data redundancy and improve integrity using field types
  • Connect with other 3rd party programs

Analyze your data and report findings using pivot tables, pie charts, and more

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