Use Cases Overview

The most powerful internal tools connect all of the parts of your organization's operational tasks together and simplify how teams get work done. With Internal, you can build CRUD apps, workflows, and automations that all work together, on top of your databases and APIs.

From approval flows to account management applications and onboarding automation, you can build all the tools you need to operate your business with the Internal platform. If you need ideas on where to get started, check out our Solutions page where you’ll find example apps built using Spaces, Queues, Automations, and more.

CRUD tool

A simple tool for creating, reading, updating, and deleting records in a database. Apply granular permissions to control who can view and edit specific fields. Learn how to build a CRUD tool step-by-step.

Bulk importer

A custom app for bulk creating new records or updating existing records by uploading a CSV file. Bulk import into a database, Google Sheet, or use an API endpoint. Learn how to build a bulk import tool step-by-step.

Approval workflow

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to how to build an approval workflow step-by-step using a custom task management system.


Success Story!

Learn how Highlight delivers customer value while reducing developers' time spent on internal tools in this case study.