BaseQL No Code API Builder

BaseQL is a no-code tool designed to transform your Airtable and Google Sheets into a GraphQL API. It allows users to query their spreadsheet data directly, making it easier to integrate and utilize the data in apps, websites, and other digital products.

Key Features

  • Dynamic & Secure API: Make changes to your schema and see them instantly. You can also choose to secure your API with a Secret Token.
  • Filtering & Mutations: Query and mutate your data efficiently using robust operators and DSL.
  • Sorting & Pagination: Optimize your user experience by fetching only the necessary data.
  • Powerful Integrations: BaseQL is compatible with a range of Frontend frameworks and No-Code tools.

Use Cases

  • Creating data-driven applications without the need for a back-end.
  • Website integrations where real-time data from spreadsheets is required.
  • Mobile apps that pull data from Google Sheets or Airtable.
  • Digital dashboards that need to display and manipulate data from spreadsheets.

Pros and Cons

Pros

  • Seamless integration with Airtable and Google Sheets.
  • Dynamic updates to the schema.
  • Secure API with optional Secret Token.
  • Offers powerful operators for querying and mutating data.

Cons

  • Requires some understanding of GraphQL for advanced operations.
  • Not suitable for those looking for RESTful solutions.

Pricing

  • STARTER: 1,000 monthly requests / 10 bases at FREE.
  • DEVELOPER: 10,000 monthly requests / 100 bases at $9/mo.
  • PROFESSIONAL: Unlimited requests and bases at $49/mo.
  • ENTERPRISE: Offers Multi-cloud & On-premises Licensing. For more details, contact BaseQL directly.

User Experience

BaseQL offers a clean, intuitive interface that simplifies the process of transforming spreadsheets into GraphQL APIs. While those familiar with GraphQL will find it more straightforward, even beginners can make use of its core features with minimal learning.

Customer Support

BaseQL offers support primarily through email. They also have resources available such as blogs and documentation (Docs) to assist users.

Security and Reliability

BaseQL emphasizes security with features like Secret Tokens. Its dynamic schema updating feature also ensures that the API remains up-to-date with user needs.

Integration

BaseQL seamlessly integrates with several No-Code & Low-code tools such as Bento, Retool, Webflow, Zapier, Bubble, and Graphite. It is also compatible with popular JAMStack providers and Javascript frameworks like Netlify, Vercel, Next.js, Gatsby, React, and Vue.js.

Alternatives

  • SheetDB
  • Sheety
  • Sheet2api