Getting Started

Follow these steps to build your first app!

Step 1. Sign in to Thunkable

You can sign up for Thunkable with Google, Apple, or email.
Check out our Signing In docs for more info:

Step 2. Try Our Tutorials

Check out our tutorials to get familiar with the platform and become an expert in the features Thunkable offers.

Step 3. Test your project

Once you have followed a tutorial, test your project on the web to see it live.

Step 4. Download the Thunkable Mobile App

You're ready to test your app on a real phone! Click on one of the links below to download the Thunkable mobile app.
If you don't have an iOS or Android device, you can set up an emulator on your computer that will display your apps.

Step 5. Check out your Thunkable Projects page

View the homepage for all of your Thunkable creations. Choose how you want your projects to be laid out. Search and filter your projects.
With the Thunkable Live mobile app, you can preview your apps directly on your personal devices. To learn more, please click below.

Step 6. Create a new Project

Continue your journey by creating more projects.

Step 7. Components and Features

We have custom components and third-party integrations that you can drop directly into your projects. These components will allow you to build more advanced features.

Step 8. Blocks

The language of blocks is a visible programming language. By dragging and dropping blocks together, you can program your app.

Minimum Requirements

Operating Systems (OS)

Thunkable recommends and actively supports using a mobile OS that is actively receiving security updates.
This includes iOS 15+ and Android 10+.
Thunkable apps are often compatible with older OS, but this is not guaranteed.


Thunkable supports developing with the following browsers:
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Apple Safari
We recommend updating your browser regularly for the best experience.