Web App Builders

Article Last Updated:
November 26, 2021

Want to create a web app without coding? We've curated the best list of nocode web app builders that will let you create a complex, capable app with functionality like marketplaces, logins, data storage and more - without needing any technical skills and without learning to write code. These platforms will let you build web apps that feel like Facebook, eBay, YouTube, Amazon or anything else you need!

DrapCode Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

DrapCode

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Build and launch full web applications without writing a single line of code

Our Verdict

DrapCode is a fresh, new modern web app builder with a drag and drop interface that makes it easy to bring complex web app idea to life. I'm particularly impressed by the range of integrations and with over 600+ web apps built (As of August 21), you're in good company! Highly recommended for your next project

Adalo Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Adalo

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Create a mobile app - as easily as putting together a slide deck.

Our Verdict

In my line of work (reviewing tools), it's important not to play favourites - But Adalo really is, hands-down, my favourite NoCode tool. If you're super-new to NoCode, Adalo does have a bit of a learning curve, and it's certainly not the cheapest app builder either - But those who invest in Adalo will find a super-capable, super-flexible and down-right FUN mobile and web app builder at their fingertips

Webflow Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Webflow

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

The most powerful and customisable web design tool out there - used to build NoCode.tech

Our Verdict

This site is built on Webflow! What more is there to say?! Webflow is possibly the best website builder out there, if you're willing to go through the learning curve. This tool can create pixel-perfect, no-limit designs and the CMS is great for building out lots of pages at once (Like a blog template). Expensive, but worth every penny!

Learn to Build Apps Without Coding

A fully-functioning app in weeks,
without spending $1000s or learning to write code

Stacker Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Stacker

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Customer Portals and Internal Tools powered by your Airtable or Google Sheets

Our Verdict

Stacker is incredibly slick, quick and easy to set up on top of your existing data sources and lets you quickly build customer or colleague portals. Great choice for getting started quickly, especially if non-technical and not fussed about customising everything to a granular degree Working in a large company? THIS is the tool for you!

Outseta Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Outseta

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

All-in-one membership software for your SaaS product, membership site, or online community

Our Verdict

If you need logins, memberships and payments for your website without coding, Outseta has got you covered. Aiming to give you everything you need to build a business, Outseta comes with a pre-made checkout, email campaigns, analytics, a help desk and more all built in. It's so good in fact, that we use it to run our NoCode University! A great way to run a web app without shelling out $$$ for lots of different tools

JetBoost Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

JetBoost

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Real-time search, dynamic filtering, and more for Webflow — without writing code

Our Verdict

Running a Webflow site? You need JetBoost. This wonderful add-on lets you make filterable lists, real-time search, liking/favouriting and more! We use it for our filterable lists here at NoCode.Tech! Highly, highly recommended

Bubble Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Bubble

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Bubble enables anyone to design, develop, and launch powerful web apps without writing code.

Our Verdict

Bubble has been around for a decade now and has amassed a gigantic ecosystem of templates, plugins and experts. This alone earns it a place on our list! But beyond this, Bubble has continually stood the test of time as perhaps the best tool to use for a complex app idea. There are two catches though! Firstly, it's not the easiest tool to use, expect a learning curve! Secondly, it cannot create mobile apps by default, web only - Instead pair Bubble with a tool like Progressier or Bravo Studio to achieve a mobile app!

MemberStack Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

MemberStack

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Easy memberships, payments and access-control for any website. Compatible with Webflow.

Our Verdict

MemberStack is the best-in-class software for memberships, be that adding free users, paid coaching with protected content or a paid community to your website. With support for Webflow, Wix, Squarespace and more, MemberStack stands out in particular for it's super-simple onboarding, implementation and design. Great for beginners and experts alike! We used this on NoCode.Tech!

ShareTribe Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

ShareTribe

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Build a successful marketplace business. Fast.

Our Verdict

Building a marketplace? Look no further. ShareTribe is the only NoCode platform I know of which is optimised entirely for building two-sided (buyer/seller) marketplaces like eBay or AirBNB. You won't be able to add tons of custom features like in Bubble or Adalo, but if you want to get something branded, launched and avoid a learning curve or hassle, this is for you!

GoodBarber Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

GoodBarber

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Create Apps for iOS and Android or PWA with the most intuitive NoCode App Builder

Our Verdict

Table2Site Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Table2Site

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Build a website using only AirTable

Our Verdict

Do you want to display data in a beautiful, structured, public way? Perhaps you want to create a job board or a resource directory (like NoCode.Tech)? Table2Site has got everything you need - Simply put your data into AirTable, load up Table2Site, configure the design to something you like and...that's it! Easy, Fast, Effective

Progressier Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Progressier

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Complete push & install solution for your no-code app

Our Verdict

Want to turn your web app into a Progressive Web App that anyone can download to their phone? Progressier lets you do this in one click! What's more, you'll get push notifications, analytics to track installs and more! A No-brainer if you're turning a Bubble or Webflow app into a mobile app

MemberSpace Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

MemberSpace

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

Turn any part of your website into members-only with just a few clicks

Our Verdict

Xano Screenshot
Our Top Pick!

Xano

Image of Mobile Phone, indicating this tool supports the publishing of mobile apps
Image of a Progressive Web App Installation Icon, indicating this tool supports the publishing of progressive web apps (PWAs)
Image of a Web Browser, indicating this tool supports the publishing of web apps

The Fastest way to build a Backend without code

Our Verdict

Xano is a big favourite at NoCode.Tech - It's "Turing Complete" which is a nerdy term that means "You can build LITERALLY anything" with Xano. They have a growing marketplace of templates and extensions to minimise the amount of time you need to spend building, and if you're familiar with REST APIs, you're going to feel right at home in Xano. And if you're not? Well thankfully they've got a huge tutorial series to get you up to speed!

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About the Author

I'm Nile Frater - The Founder and Managing Director of NoCode.Tech, as well as the Lead Instructor on our NoCode University education platform

I have over 8 years of experience in the No-Code industry and have tried, tested and reviewed over 250+ NoCode, LowCode and Zero-Code platforms. With a history of teaching No-Code in organisations big and small and running this website for over 3 years, I've helped thousands of people choose the right No-Code tool for them or their project.

Previous to running NoCode.Tech, I've held positions in startups and large organisations, including Lloyds Banking Group. I've also delivered countless workshops and podcast interviews on the NoCode ecosystem and consult regularly for teams building the next generation of No-Code Platforms. Let me know if I can help you too!

Nile Frater

Managing Director, NoCode.Tech