You don’t need blocks and components

Blocks are great for customer facing products, when you want exactly what the block is done for. However: As always when you use pre-built components, it’s more difficult to customize them later. So if you want flexibility, better create them yourself, or use very simple UI elements. Using blocks means that you are dependent on […]

Simplify the CRUD

Let’s say you build a CRM. You can have the following: a form with a “validate” button to enter a new contact a repeating group to view your list of contacts a popup to modify each contact   OR, you just use the auto-binding feature in Bubble. You don’t have to create a form for […]

Use URL parameters everywhere

When using reusable elements, it’s much easier to pass URL parameters than creating custom states (in Bubble). In particular, with custom states, you sometimes have to pass data between multiple reusable elements, and it’s a nightmare. URLs parameters don’t reset when you reload the page. So you can share urls much more easily. See this […]

Lost in automation? Start here

You’ve convinced yourself that your departement or your company needs to be fully automated? First, look at the big picture of automation possibilities In order to automate, you need to know what can be automated first. That’s why you should take 1-2 hours to search through lists of automations on popular automation softwares. Integromat’s use […]

How to calculate the ROI of automation

$273 bn are spent in digital advertising but we don’t even know what the ROI is. $80 bn are spent in SEO with many business opportunities, but even when SEO is highly effective, the ROI is still difficult to calculate. So what about automation, one of those areas where you can be sure it will […]

A central database is essential to automate the right way

We had the names of the projects in 4 different lists. When the company subscribed to a new SaaS, we had to add them one by one. When a new project started, there was an automation to create it on the 3 other SaaS. When we added a new field for all projects in all […]