What is Knack?

Build simple web apps like a member directory, job listings, employee time tracking, business directory, contact directory, product catalogue, or equipment tracker.
Knack is a tool in the Web App Builders category of a tech stack.

Who uses Knack?

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Knack's features

  • No cookie-cutter software- define the exact data that your app needs.
  • Easy data types like name, address, email, and more add structure and formatting to your data.
  • Powerful options for formulas, equations, files, and images.
  • Easy and flexible relationships to connect your data (including one-to-many and many-to-many)
  • Import data from spreadsheets or add it manually.
  • Inline editing for quick updates.
  • Unlimited rules and filters to find the data you need.
  • Export your data into CSV, TXT, or JSON files.
  • Build the app interface for your users to view and manage your data.
  • Simple drag-and-drop elements like tables, search, lists, and record details.
  • Add and edit records with forms
  • Complete flexibility to create the navigation and structure you want.
  • Add users manually or have them register right from the app.
  • Create different user roles and permissions.
  • Assign specific data to users so they can log in and access it.
  • Embed your apps right in your website or blog.
  • Embedded apps adapt to your own design and integrate seamlessly.
  • Publish different versions of your app for different audiences.
  • Publish different version for web, tablets, and mobile.
  • Open API for developers to securely access your data and extend your app.
  • Designers can control the look and feel of your app with custom CSS.
  • Handle JavaScript events for extended functionality
  • Each app can be completely customized upon request

Knack Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Knack?
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Airtable
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Google App Maker
App Maker lets you develop powerful apps with relative ease. Create a model to manage your data, build a UI in the visual editor, use Apps Script to write some scripts, and you're on your way.
Stamplay
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Backand
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Knack's Stats

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