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Democratizing No-Code Application Development with Bubble

By : Caio Calderari
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Democratizing No-Code Application Development with Bubble

By: Caio Calderari

Overview of this book

In an era marked by a growing demand for tech solutions and a shortage of skilled developers, companies grapple with hiring expenses. No-code tools offer a faster, more affordable software development alternative. Leading this no-code revolution is Bubble, enabling newcomers to construct impressive web applications in a matter of weeks if not days. Written by Caio Calderari, a seasoned no-code expert with 17 years of experience to offers practical advice for mastering no-code application development. You'll learn to plan your app with Bubble's visual builder features and UI components and implement frontend functionalities such as customizing layouts and creating responsive user interfaces. The book covers workflow automation, database management, security best practices, and backend functionality setup and advances to span the Bubble plugin ecosystem and API integration for third-party services to improve the app's functionality. Additionally, you'll explore app testing, debugging, performance monitoring, and maintenance. From launching with a custom domain to gathering user feedback for continuous improvement and optimization of performance and scalability, you’ll learn every aspect of Bubble's app development and deployment. By the end of this book, you'll know how to bring your digital ideas to life without writing code.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)

Getting Started with – Exploring Bubble’s Features

Welcome to the No-Code Revolution! This is an exciting change in the software development industry that will empower and allow more individuals to be able to build software, without having to learn how to code and without becoming traditional developers. Bubble is one of the most powerful no-code platforms available on the market, and one of the most popular as well, with millions of users already using it.

In this book, you are going to learn the fundamentals of this amazing tool, and with the power of no-code, I am sure you will also be able to build web apps visually, without learning how to code.

In this chapter, you will start by learning what Bubble is and how to set up your first account. You are also going to learn Bubble’s main features and how to navigate inside the visual editor. With this essential knowledge, you will be ready to dive into the following chapters and learn how to apply the powerful features available inside Bubble.

This chapter consists of the following knowledge:

  • What Bubble is and important information about the tool
  • What you can build with Bubble – examples
  • How to practically set up an account and your project workspace
  • Understand the Bubble editor and how to navigate the interface