4 Reasons IT Departments Need to Embrace No-Code

Your entire organization has software needs and IT departments end up burning the candle at both ends to meet demands. On one side, they’re focused on scaling the business with new technologies. While on the other, they’re putting out software...

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Digital Transformation, Citizen Development, No-code solution, Developer happiness, innovation, application development

The Rise of the Citizen Developer: The Secret to Successful Innovation

Is your organization experiencing an IT backlog with no end in sight? Organizations today are pressured to find business solutions faster, but IT departments can’t always keep up with the demand. Citizen Developers can help reduce the burden on...

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Citizen Development, Betty Blocks platform, No-code, application development, programming, software development

Citizen Developers Before Their Time: Antoni Gaudí and Steve Jobs

When Antoni Gaudí built the Sagrada Familia, the architect designed it organically, inspired by the natural form. When Steve Jobs got the idea for his Macintosh, natural ways of interaction inspired him too. What these great visionaries had in...

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Citizen Development, No-code, innovation, history, steve jobs, sagrada familia, apple

Citizen Development: The No-Code Approach to Software Development

With an explosive demand for software, companies need to transform in order to keep up. Some do so by turning everyone into a software developer. Citizen Development represents a major paradigm shift in the way we think about development. By...

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Digital Transformation, Citizen Development

Meet Thomas 'The Spearman' van Ophem: Focus on the Process, Not the Results

As Head of Development at Betty Blocks Services, Thomas van Ophem leads an extensive team of developers who use our platform to build applications together with clients. It only took him 18 months to work himself up from IT developer to captain...

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Company News, Citizen Development, Betty Blocks platform, No-code

Platform Update: Builder Bar, Properties Resolver, and Spring Cleaning

Updates ahoy! Some big changes are being released for the platform this week. Upcoming changes to the the Builder Bar make it even more user-friendly – we’ve got your back, Citizen Developers. Everything you know and love is still there, it’s...

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Citizen Development, Betty Blocks platform, Page UI builder, Expressions, Web services, No-code

13 Reasons Why Betty Blocks Partners Choose No-Code

The interview below is a translation from an internal interview our partner Holygrow had with one of their team members, Bas Pouleijn. Some parts have been restructured for a smoother read.

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Citizen Development

Innovate or Die: Why Businesses Should Build Their Own Applications

Not too long ago, organizations hardly ever considered building their own applications. But times have changed and so have business strategies. With the growing availability of no-code platforms, the era of the Citizen Developer has arrived. An...

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Citizen Development, No-code, innovation

3 Things You Can't Miss at the Forrester Chicago Innovation Forum

Chicago may be famous for its jazz and deep dish pizza, but on May 14th and 15th the city will transform into the hottest innovation conference of the year! Naturally, Betty Blocks will also be representing at Forrester’s Digital Transformation &...

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Digital Transformation, Citizen Development

Citizen Developers Don’t Replace Programmers, They Support Them

As much as we live and breath Citizen Development, there are actually loads of full-stack developers roaming around the office. They’re fighting for space at the coffee machines and using the last of the mayo in the lunch line just like the rest...

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Citizen Development

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