The founders of Glidea member of the Y Combinator Winter class, had a notion that building mobile apps in the enterprise was too hard. They decided to simplify the process about glide app starting with a spreadsheet, and automatically turning the contents into a slick mobile app.
There, they witnessed first-hand the about glide app that companies were having building mobile apps. When their two-year stint at Microsoft was over, the four founders decided to build a startup to solve the problem. The founders began with research, looking at about glide app no-code tools, and were not really satisfied with any of. They chose the venerable spreadsheet, a business tool many people glude to track information, as the source gkide their mobile app builder, starting with Google Sheets.
GlideThe company developed Glide, a service that lets you add alp to a About glide app Sheet spreadsheet, and then very quickly create an app from the contents without coding. He and other advisors told them YC would be a great place for first-time founders to get guidance on building a company, taking advantage of the vast YC network.
One of the primary lessons Siegel says they learned is the importance of getting out in the field and talking to customers, and not falling into the trap of falling in love with the act of building the tool. The company has actually helped fellow YC about glide app build mobile apps using the Glide tool.
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