My Thoughts on the Future of Claris

Claris recently made some really big announcements and I thought I’d share some specific thoughts on the future of Claris. My journey with FileMaker started way back in 1991 so … Read More

Sending Texts From FileMaker With Twilio

Are you sending text messages to your customers? Although 54% of consumers prefer to chat with brands via text message, only 11% of brands use texting to communicate. Texting may … Read More

Understanding FileMaker and QuickBooks Integrations 

QuickBooks integration with FileMaker is one of the most popular topics here at Productive Computing. People often want to streamline their accounting workflow and ask how they should manage contacts, invoices, payments, inventory, purchase orders, etc. in FileMaker. Our typical recommendation is to let … Read More

FileMaker Charts – Going Beyond the Data

FileMaker charting has been around for nearly a decade – since version 11! The capabilities of the FileMaker charts and graphs, along with the Chart Inspector continue to grow as … Read More

Connect FileMaker to Mailchimp API

Connect FileMaker to Mailchimp with our Mailchimp API course at Productive Computing University! Are you looking for ways to improve your business’ marketing? From email to social media to landing … Read More

Connect FileMaker and Google: A Developer’s Tale

We recently released our gManipulator plug-in, which connects your FileMaker solution with Google and allows users to exchange data between FileMaker and Gmail, Google Contacts, Google Calendar, and Google Tasks … Read More