Why ‘No-Code’ Workflows Are the Future of Workflow Management
Not that long ago, implementing automated workflows meant hiring a programmer or pulling someone from IT, which was expensive. Plus, the workflows may not have been ideal for the people who ended up using them.
No-code workflow development means that the workflow software – like PerfectForms – does all the programming work for you, and all you have to do is drag and drop workflow elements into place.
Creating workflows this way is far less expensive, and it’s much easier to design workflows that really make sense. Now even small businesses can afford to automate workflows and reap the benefits.
What does “no-code” workflow mean?
It really is as simple as it sounds. Creating a no-code workflow means that these processes aren’t hard-coded and are very basic to create and easy to understand.
When you choose no-code workflow software, you don’t have to spend nearly your entire workflow budget just on having a programmer set them up. Instead, members of your team have the advantage of easily create and adapt your workflow processes.
Why is no-code workflow beneficial?
Well, as you have probably concluded for yourself, no-code workflows are far cheaper and it’s easier to implement. But let’s dive into these a bit further, as well as a few more examples.
When you hire a developer or programmer to code different processes for your team, they’re set in stone until you’re ready and willing to pay that developer or programmer again to change them. Not all workflows – especially new ones – are going to stay the same forever. So you want to have the ability to easily adapt them as the business grows and changes in itself.
Furthermore, you don’t want to waste your entire budget on programmers. If you’re able to instill a DIY approach in your business, you can have team members quickly jump in to create and adjust processes and still have capital left for other ventures.
Finally, the right no-code workflow software is incredibly easy to use. If you’re taking advantage of software like PerfectForms, you have an easy drag-and-drop interface that allows you to physically move your workflow processes around and drop them where you see fit.
This doesn’t require a specific skill set, meaning you don’t have to hire or recruit someone with particular experience. You can have anyone on your team learn how to set up your workflows and processes in PerfectForms.
How can you create no-code workflows?
Start by watching a demo of how PerfectForms works so that you can see how it will fit into your business and your current processes.
If you currently have several automations set up, but you’re looking for a simpler way to have them all on one platform, it’s extremely easy to recreate workflows in PerfectForms.
Once you sign up for your account, you’ll log in and start planning out your new process. Design your form and layout your user interface. Add triggers and other behaviors to your form, then build out your workflow. Get started putting together your no-code workflows today!