How to Create a Database from Excel (Part 1: Import Spreadsheet)

This blog series will show you how to easily migrate your data from Excel to a database platform, with little to no coding involved. No matter what type of business you are in, chances are that you email Microsoft Excel spreadsheets for one reason or another. ...

How to Create a Database from Excel (Part 2: Build Web Application)

In the previous video series (How to Create a Database from Excel Part 1: Import Spreadsheet), we showed you how to import Microsoft Excel spreadsheets into Caspio to create a web database. We imported sales numbers as a typical scenario, but keep in mind that...

How to Create a Database from Excel (Part 3: Embed App on Any Site)

In Part 1 and Part 2 of this video series, we showed you how to create a database from Excel and build an interactive web application without any coding. Now it’s time to deploy your online database app. Part 3 of this video series will show you how to seaml...

How to Make Your Web Forms Load and Submit Faster

In Part 1 and Part 2 of this blog series, we discussed the best practices to optimize your database search and search results page. In this last article, we will focus on how to make your web forms load and submit as fast as possible.   Part 3: Lighten Up...

How to Make Your Search Results Page Load Faster

In the previous article in this series, we discussed how you can make your online database app searches perform faster. After the search has done its thing, the Caspio App Engine has to pack up the matching records, arrange it in the layout and paging you have...

How to Make Your Search Applications Perform Faster

A number of things affect the performance of your search applications. Aside from infrastructure factors such as server load and bandwidth, database size and application design are two major areas under your control. In this blog series, we offer several ideas...

10 Tasks for Managing Your Applications with Regular Checkups

You have built your application and rolled it out to your users. Everyone is happy. Now what? Do you know what you need to do to take care of your web applications for the long-term? The nice thing about a cloud platform like Caspio is that maintenance tasks s...

Is Your Data Layout Working for Your Audience?

There is wisdom in the saying “different strokes for different folks.” Consider your Christmas list. You wouldn’t give your dad a tie if he only wears t-shirts. And a high-tech espresso machine won’t work for your sister if she prefers instant coffee. ...