10 days ago

Final call: Submissions close November 16

Just a final shout-out. These are the last few days to work on your project and submit to the Quick Base Virtual Hackathon.

Final checklist:

  • Are you submitting a working solution using the Quick Base low-code platform?

  • Does your solution use one or more of the required components:

  • Have you provided access to your solution for testing and judging?
  • Have you created a submission video? Does your video include a demo of your working application via a step-by-step visual demo?(See these video-making tips)

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14 days ago

One week left to deadline - keep going!

There’s only one week left to enter your submission to the Quick Base Virtual Hackathon.  Don’t wait until the last minute - submissions are due November 16 before 5pm EDT. (Find out what time that is in your city)

Office Hours

Daily Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 1-2pm ET, with Quick Base guru Kirk Trachy 

Slack Technical Support Hours in #virtual-hackathon: Thursdays, 2-4pm ET

Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your project meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re…

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21 days ago

Two weeks to go – listen to Ryan and submit early!

There are two weeks left to enter your submission to the Quick Base Virtual Hackathon.  Submissions are due November 16 before 5pm EDT. (Find out what time that is in your city)

Need a little motivation? Ryan is here to help!

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.)  And if you've just recently joined the challenge, explore the Slack Channel, the Resources Tab and your “to-do” list for more info to help you get started.

Submission checklist

Run through this list…

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24 days ago

Bonus prizes up for grabs!

Quick Base Pipelines example:

With 17 days left in the hackathon, you might feel like you don’t have time to build a robust software solution.

Don’t worry! Quick Base’s low-code platform enables you to be productive and deploy software quickly so you can spend your time addressing today’s current challenges with your most impactful ideas. 

As a reminder...

The same eligible solution may win an Overall Ranked Prize AND a Bonus Prize. Here's what you need to do:

Best Use of Pipelines - Use Pipelines to automate a complex workflow by integrating various systems with Quick Base; automate…

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28 days ago

Three weeks to go + don’t forget to use the community

There are three weeks remaining in the Quick Base Virtual Hackathon. Submissions are due November 16 before 5pm EDT. (Find out what time that is in your city)

As you continue to build and test your solution, don’t forget there is a world of resources out there to help you.  If you are stuck, don’t be afraid to use what’s there to help you over the hurdle.  Here are a few places you can look:

  1. Slack Channel: There have been ideas and questions being posted throughout the hackathon.  Your fellow participants are there to help and others may…

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about 1 month ago

Four Weeks to Go - How to make your submission video great

Just a reminder - there are just about four weeks left in the Quick Base Virtual Hackathon. Submissions are due November 16 before 5pm EDT. (Find out what time that is in your city).

We know as devs and innovators, your expertise normally lies behind the scenes, however, the submission video needs time too! It's often the first (and sometimes only!) thing that judges review.

Your video tells the story behind your submission, providing a clear showcase of your software and talent.

  • Establish your elevator pitch. In the first few seconds of your video, explain how your solution…

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about 1 month ago

Tips for planning your project

Relevant dates:

  • October 16th: Advanced Quick Base for Programmers & Developers webinar

  • Three weeks to go: October 26

  • Two weeks to go: November 2 (Aim to submit early!)

  • One week to go: November 9

  • Three days to go: November 13

  • Submission Deadline: November 16 at 5PM Eastern Time

Be sure to attend at least one office hours session or webinar.

You’ve registered for the Quick Base Virtual Hackathon, now what? Below is a recommended workflow to organize your time during the hackathon’s submission period. 

    • Determine Your Submitter Status
      • Are you working as an individual?
      • Are you working as…

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about 2 months ago

Did you know?! Fun Hack Fact Friday + Webinar 10/16

Did you know?

Figuring out where to start with your Quick Base Virtual Hackathon project can sometimes be a hurdle in your building journey.  The Resources Tab can be a great place to find your footing and take advantage of the documents and other helpful tips. You can also take a look at the Inspiration Tab to help spark an idea.

Already working on your application, but could use a little help? In addition to asking questions in the Slack Channel or Discussion forum, these resources are there to assist and may bring you one step closer to a winning…

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about 2 months ago

Collaboration, Resources + More To Help You Build

Whether or not you have started building your Quick Base Virtual Hackathon solution, the Slack Channel is the perfect place to connect with other developers!

 

Not only can you bounce ideas off each other and ask other developers for technical help, but you can also ask the Quick Base and Devpost teams questions!

 

Teaming up

 

Looking for a challenge team?  The Slack Channel can also help you connect with potential teammates.  You can also use the Participants Tab to search for other developers looking to team up, check out their skills and message them to see if…

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