1 day ago

Two weeks to go—submit early!

There are two weeks left to submit your application built on the Appian platform. Submissions are due February 7 before 5pm ET. (Find out what time this is in your city)

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.) And if you've just recently joined the challenge, explore the Resources page and check out the items on your “to-do” list.

Submission checklist

Before the deadline passes, make sure you run through this list:

  • Are you submitting a functioning Appian app?
  • Did you…

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9 days ago

Three weeks left—start your submission + bonus tech tip

There are three weeks remaining in the AppianWORLD20 Hackathon! Submissions are due February 7, 2020 before 5pm ET. (Find out what time this is in your city)

Bonus Tech Tip: Testing your application

Testing is an on-going activity and instills confidence that your application will work as you expect it to. Before you start writing tests, you should decide what kind of testing your application needs and how much time you need to invest in it.

There are three types of testing you can do with Appian: 

  • Unit Testing

Unit testing focuses on the smallest testable parts…

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16 days ago

Four weeks to go - Tips for making your submission video

There are four weeks remaining in the AppianWORLD20 Hackathon! Submissions are due February 7 before 5pm ET. (Find out what time this is in your city)

Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your project meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. Remember: once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as needed at any time prior to the submission deadline. Need a primer on how the submission form works? Head over to…

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22 days ago

You’re Halfway There - Keep Going!

Important Hackathon Note 

Understanding the requirements is sometimes half the battle to making a great submission, as a reminder, here are some important hackathon notes to keep in mind as you are working on your project:

Main requirement: 

  • Build (or update) a functioning app on the Appian platform.

Judging Criteria:

  • Quality of the Idea (Includes creativity and originality of the idea.)
  • Implementation of the Idea (Includes how well the idea was executed and how well the new platform features were leveraged by the developer.)
  • Potential Impact (Includes the extent to which the solution can impact enterprises.)

Tip: Make use of…

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30 days ago

Did you know?! Hack Fact Friday

Did you know?

There is a TON of documentation available to help you with your Appian application!  The Appian Knowledge Base is just one place to start. Looking for some help? The ‘How-to’ section may be just what you need!

Click here to check out the entire Appian Knowledge Base.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


about 1 month ago

Community reminder: Connect with your fellow devs

Whether or not you have starting building your application using the Appian platform, the Appian WORLD20 Slack Workspace is the perfect place to connect with other developers!

Not only can you bounce ideas off each other and ask other developers for technical help, but you can also use the Slack Workspace to ask the Devpost and Appian teams questions!

Looking for a team?  The #teams channel can help you connect with other developers who are potential teammates.  (You can also search the challenge Participants Page to message other participants.)

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post…

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about 1 month ago

Appian 19.4 Webinar -- New Link!

We're happy to share that the link has been fixed. Learn more about the newest features and enhancements in the final release for 2019, Appian 19.4!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


about 1 month ago

Appian 19.4 Product Release Webinar

Appian is excited to announce the final release for 2019, Appian 19.4!

In this release, Appian brings you some exciting new features as well as big improvements to some existing ones. Join Malcolm Ross, VP of Product, as he takes you through the newest features and enhancements such as:

  • Brand new AI and document management Integrations
  • Integrated health check and DevOps tools
  • Improved UI styling and interface capabilities
  • More Appian records features
  • and much, much, more…

Remember to aim to make use of the newest product features from the 19.4 release in your submission! While this is not required,…

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