Quip Blog
April 3, 2020

How I Work From Home: Product Marketer

By Ryan Anderson
Quip's Ryan Anderson describes how he stays productive while working from home.
March 30, 2020

What’s Working for Us: Balancing WFH with Teaching an Elementary School Student

By Melissa Chan
Working From Home with Kids? Here's How One Working Mom Uses Quip to Help
March 23, 2020

How-To Guide: Working From Home

By Alan Lepofsky
Here's how you, your team, and leadership can promote successful work-from-home habits.
March 22, 2020

Working from Home: Your Guide to Collaborating in Quip

By Marissa Bowman
How your team can work from home without skipping a beat using Quip.
March 20, 2020

Working Loudly in a Quiet Space: Tips for Working from Home

By Jen Burns
Working from home has its benefits. Here's how to overcome some of its challenges.
March 19, 2020

From Chemical Engineer to Coding Bootcamp Grad to Software Engineer

By Alli Smalley
How Claire Johnson overcame self-doubt and became a full-time software engineer at Quip.
March 18, 2020

New in Quip Chat: Emoji Reactions, Message Forwarding, And More

By Clayton Miller
March 9, 2020

Working Parenthood: Being two places at once

By Marissa Bowman
In honor of International Women’s Day, a blog by a mom on the Quip team, sharing her working parenthood journey.
February 26, 2020

Salesforce Basecamp for Sales Comes to Atlanta

By Bill Leigh
Join us for a free afternoon of inspiration and learning, featuring Sales Cloud, Quip, Salesforce Maps, and Salesforce CPQ.
February 21, 2020

How Systech Transformed Account Planning with Quip

By Fred Tchang
Stale data made their account plans dead on arrival. Here's how Systech brought them back to life.
February 4, 2020

Two-Minute Sales Masterclass

By Jen Burns
Get practical advice from experienced sales leaders.
January 23, 2020

Introducing Data Referencing for Quip Spreadsheets

By Clayton Miller
Data Referencing allows you to reference a cell, range of cells, or sheet from one spreadsheet in another spreadsheet. This means no more toggling between spreadsheets and no more copy and pasting!
January 14, 2020

Expert Insights: Trends Shaping the Success of Sales and Service Teams

By Alan Lepofsky
An interview with industry expert Nicole France, VP and Principal Analyst at Constellation Research, on the latest trends impacting customer and employee experience.
January 13, 2020

Quip for Customer 360 Spring '20 Release is here!

By Clayton Miller
Get the most out of your CRM investment with Quip for Salesforce. Learn about all the cool new Quip features from the Spring '20 Release!
January 6, 2020

5 Different Ways to Use Quip with Sales Cloud

By Torie Mantzouranis
Quip for Customer 360 is the best way to transform business processes in Salesforce. Here are five ways you can start.
December 13, 2019

Dreamforce ’19 — the Quip recap

By Bill Leigh
Here's the Quip Keynote and more highlights from Dreamforce '19.
December 4, 2019

Learn About Quip for Customer 360 at World Tour New York City

By Bill Leigh
Join Quip December 18 at Salesforce World Tour New York City.
November 11, 2019

The Quip Trail to a Perfect Dreamforce ’19

By Bill Leigh
The Quip guide to the best content at Dreamforce '19.
November 11, 2019

Secure Your Spot at the Dreamforce ’19 Quip Keynote

By Bill Leigh
Claim your seat at the Dreamforce Quip Keynote, Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 1:30 PST
November 11, 2019

Work Productivity Tips for When You’re Out of the Office

By Danny Wong
Heading to Dreamforce? Here’s how to stay productive on the road.
November 7, 2019

The Support Team’s Guide to Collaborative Case Swarming

By Jane Kang
November 7, 2019

The Sales Rep’s Guide to Building a Better Close Plan

By Jeremy Thies
Learn to create collaborative close plans that push deals across the finish line faster.
November 7, 2019

The Sales Rep’s Guide to Smarter Teamwork on Pricing Proposals

By Jeremy Thies
Follow these six best practices to optimize your pricing process and close deals faster.
November 7, 2019

The Sales Leader’s Guide to Data-Driven Management

By Jeremy Thies
Bring metrics into your management style — and accelerate your sales team’s success.
November 6, 2019

How to Ensure the Best Customer Experiences at Corporate Events

By Torie Mantzouranis
Follow these five tips for customer success at events.
October 15, 2019

The Keys to Successful Collaboration: Purpose and Context

By Alan Lepofsky
Collaboration can be challenging. Here’s how to make it work.
October 10, 2019

The Sales Rep’s Guide to Opportunity Notes

By Lenore Lang
Follow these simple guidelines for sales opportunity notes that are useful for you, your clients, and your entire team
October 9, 2019

The Sales Rep’s Guide to Strategic Account Planning

By Lenore Lang
Don’t create sales account plans in Q1 only to ignore them later. Create living account plans that drive pipe and revenue year-round.
September 24, 2019

Join our upcoming Quip Shield webinar

By Jane Kang
Join our upcoming webinar for a first look at Quip Shield, our new advanced security offering designed to provide an additional layer of trust, transparency, and compliance for security-conscious enterprises.
September 18, 2019

Empowering Creators at Fox, A Tale of Transformation

By Alan Lepofsky
Discover when Fox realized it needed to change how employees worked and how it got started
September 9, 2019

Quip for Salesforce Winter '20 Release is here!

By Arnab Bose
By Sophia Westwood
Get the most out of your CRM investment with Quip for Salesforce. Learn about all the cool new Quip features from live List Views, Einstein Analytics for Quip and more!
August 30, 2019

How Quip Builds In-Product Debugging Tools

By Mihai Parparita
Looking for ways to improve your development process? Learn how Quip engineers build customized in-product debugging tools for smoother development.
August 23, 2019

Collaboration and Security: Don’t Be Scared To Share

By Alan Lepofsky
New styles of working provide great benefits in transparency, productivity and innovation, but they also bring with them new security concerns.
August 22, 2019

Dreamforce Call for Speakers

By Clayton Miller
Dreamforce call for speakers is open. Apply to speak at Dreamforce ’19. Share your Quip story.
August 13, 2019

6 Best Practices for Customer Service Swarming

By Maddie O'Meara
August 5, 2019

4 Factors that Slow Down Customer Service & 4 Solutions to Speed It Up

By Jen Burns
Customer service should be a team effort. Eliminate the tiers and instead swarm cases as a team.
August 5, 2019

Announcing the 2019 Diversity Scholarship winners

By Brina Lee
August 2, 2019

What Case Swarming Looks Like in Quip + Service Cloud

By Jen Burns
Case swarming in Quip and Service Cloud = a better customer experience
July 30, 2019

Bring Visibility to Your Business in a New Way with Live Deal Feeds

By Marina Camim
🎉New in Quip: Introducing Live Deal Feeds! Bring visibility to your business and motivate your team to win big.
July 17, 2019

Search redesigned: Find what you need even faster

By Clayton Miller
We’ve improved search across all platforms — web, desktop, and mobile — so all it takes is a couple of keywords or names, and you should find what you’re looking for the first time.
July 12, 2019

How to Know If Your Workplace Culture Is About Action or Stagnation

By Caitlin Denham-Swanson
These three questions will help you determine if your workplace has a Culture of Action or Stagnation.
July 2, 2019

Introducing Granular Permissions for Quip Docs

By Jane Kang
Flexible document permission controls let you bring the right set of people into your work at the right level of access.
June 26, 2019

Is Your Collaboration Style Counter-Productive? Try a More Modern Method

By Caitlin Denham-Swanson
Collaboration has evolved in the digital age. These days, effective collaboration is more than a nice-to-have aspiration; it’s a cornerstone of a workplace.
June 12, 2019

Quip for Salesforce Summer '19 Release is here!

By Arnab Bose
Salesforce Summer '19 Release is here! Deliver templated Quip solutions in Process and Flow Builder, view Quip notifications in Salesforce, and much more.
June 6, 2019

4 Steps to Transform Your Work Culture for Speed and Innovation

By Caitlin Denham-Swanson
Digital Transformation + Cultural Transformation = Success
May 29, 2019

The future of collaborative selling: 4 best practices

By Jen Burns
Engaging in “collaborative selling” every day requires a cross-functional team. Here are 4 best practices to do just that.
May 22, 2019

Get Ready for TrailheaDX 19 with Quip

By Jane Kang
May 22, 2019

6 tips to accelerate sales wins and eliminate frantic scrambles

By Jen Burns
If you're looking to move deals faster and streamline processes, this quick 6 tip guide is for you.
May 15, 2019

4 reasons you have a sales productivity problem

By Jen Burns
Scrambling sales reps trying to meet quota require effective time management. Internal teamwork and processes could be dragging down your sales productivity.
May 3, 2019

Add rich media to your docs, spreadsheets, and slides

By Ryan Anderson
The Rich Media Picker makes it easy for you to add images to their docs, spreadsheets, and presentations without having to leave Quip.
April 25, 2019

Convert your PowerPoint Presentations to Quip Slides to Collaborate Faster

By Jane Kang
April 23, 2019

Increase Sales Productivity with Quip for Sales

By Maddie O'Meara
Empower sales reps to be more productive than ever with new Sales Cloud features, including Quip for Sales!
April 2, 2019

Chat tabs are here!

By Ryan Anderson
Chat tabs allow you to send and receive direct messages without leaving the document you're working in. By default, chats now appear in pop-up tabs at the bottom of your Quip window.
March 28, 2019

Introducing Charts in Quip

By Jane Kang
Turn any range of Quip spreadsheet data into an embedded chart within both spreadsheets and slides.
March 22, 2019

Announcing the 2019 Quip Diversity Scholarship

By Brina Lee
Announcing the 2019 Quip Diversity Scholarship! Our fourth annual Diversity Scholarship is now open for applications to win $5,000 toward your education.
March 19, 2019

Introducing Quip for Customer 360: Boost productivity inside the #1 CRM

By Ryan Aytay
Quip for Salesforce adds productivity to the Salesforce platform. Embed docs, spreadsheets, slides and chat rooms directly inside Salesforce objects and records.
March 19, 2019

Introducing Quip for Sales: Drive sales productivity in Sales Cloud

By Sophia Westwood
Boost deal productivity with collaborative documents, spreadsheets, and slides inside Salesforce. Empower sales reps to lead teams through deal cycles more effectively than ever.
March 19, 2019

Meet Quip for Service: Boost agent productivity with collaborative docs in Service Cloud

By Arnab Bose
Meet Quip for Service! Boost agent productivity with collaborative docs and team chat inside Service Cloud.
February 14, 2019

Learn Quip in two minutes

By Maren Engh
Quip is about getting your work done quicker and living your best life. This video will get you up to speed and blowing through your to-do list in two short minutes.
February 14, 2019

Our Favorite Templates

By Tag Savage
We turned 45 of the best Quip documents into templates that anyone can use.
January 17, 2019

My summer engineering internship at Quip

By Camilo Muñoz
Learn about one interns journey with the Quip Engineering team.
December 18, 2018

How Workflow Therapy can change the way your team works together

By Cristina Mondini
Learn how to review and improve your team's processes and inner workings so you can get more done together.
December 14, 2018

3 Tips for Managing Marketing Campaigns in Quip

By Jen Burns
How the Quip Marketing Campaigns Group works with colleagues and vendor partners in Quip to deliver high-performing marketing campaigns.
December 13, 2018

Manufacture at full speed with Quip

By Maddie O'Meara
Learn about productivity-boosting trends in manufacturing and how Quip can accelerate team collaboration.
October 17, 2018

Dreamforce '18—the Quip recap

By Juli Fischer
Watch the Quip Keynote video, and get access to our Dreamforce '18 recap webinar, including a Quip Slides demo.
September 18, 2018

Completing the suite: Introducing Quip Slides, partner apps with Box and Dropbox, and more

By Kevin Gibbs
Just in time for Dreamforce '18, we're launching Quip Slides, new integrations with Box and Dropbox, and a fresh look for Quip.
September 18, 2018

Introducing Quip Slides

By Diana Berlin
Meet Quip Slides: Designed for the way teams get real work done, with tools to build alignment, capture feedback, and make decisions faster.
September 18, 2018

A fresh look for Quip, so you can get more done

By Nate Botwick
By Sophia Westwood
With desktop app tabs, centralized tasks, and a revamped sidebar, the new Quip is fast, intuitive, and keeps you in the zone.
September 12, 2018

Claim your spot at Quip's Dreamforce '18 Keynote

By Juli Fischer
Get your seat at the Quip Keynote now during Dreamforce '18. Product announcements, customer trailblazers, and VIP party passes.
September 6, 2018

4 perfect days at Dreamforce with Quip

By Juli Fischer
The Quip fan's guide to the best content at Dreamforce 2018.
August 16, 2018

Dispatches from a power user: Quip for customer success

By Stephanie Yung
How the Quip Customer Success Group helps our biggest customers scale and succeed by engaging them in Quip.
August 13, 2018

Introducing the Box Live App for Quip

By Dave Engelberg
Introducing the Box Live App for Quip, empowering teams to collaborate on key content more effectively.
August 1, 2018

New in Quip: A single place for all the docs others have shared with you

By Eugene Chen
July 19, 2018

Dispatches from a power user: Quip for marketing

By Ryan Anderson
How a Quip product marketing manager runs the show using—you guessed it—Quip.
July 10, 2018

Announcing the recipients of the 2018 Quip Diversity Scholarship

By Danielle Barbour
We're excited to announce the recipients of the 2018 Quip Diversity Scholarship!
June 28, 2018

BTW, this launched—summer 2018 edition

By Juli Fischer
Our quarterly series covering new Quip features that didn't get their own blog posts. This edition is jam packed with updates to document history, spreadsheets, commenting, and more.
June 5, 2018

Introducing Quip Virtual Private Cloud: collaboration with powerful IT control

By Kevin Gibbs
Quip VPC is the same collaboration product that our customers know and love, delivered as a managed, virtual private cloud.
May 31, 2018

Removing gender pronouns from Quip

By Tag Savage
One of our customers pointed out that the way gender pronouns worked in Quip… wasn't great. So we fixed it.
May 24, 2018

Embedding third-party React apps in Quip for fun and profit – Part 2

By Sophia Westwood
Part 2 of our engineering blog post on embedding third-party React apps in Quip.
May 16, 2018

Embedding third-party React apps in Quip for fun and profit – Part 1

By Sophia Westwood
If you like React and browser security models, check out this engineering blog post on embedding third-party React apps in Quip.
May 9, 2018

Employee overload: The struggle is real

By Patrick Moran, CCO
CIOs need to move business faster. But they're roadblocked by tools that are overwhelming their employees. See how Quip can help clear the way for faster, more successful collaboration.
March 29, 2018

Introducing the Lucidchart Live App for Quip

By Taylor Dolbin
We're excited about this new Live App from Lucidchart, which lets you embed, create, update, and sync Lucidchart diagrams—in real time, right inside your Quip documents.
March 28, 2018

Third-party Live Apps for Quip are now available in the Salesforce AppExchange

By Falk Gottlob
By Rajeev Nayak
Third-party Live Apps for Quip are here! Learn all about the newest Live Apps from Altify, Vidyard, Smartsheet, Lucidchart, and more. Then visit the Salesforce AppExchange to add them to your organization’s Quip site.
March 27, 2018

CIOs are putting the pedal to the metal

By Patrick Moran, CCO
How can CIOs keep up with the pace of shifting markets and technology trends while keeping employees engaged and productive?
March 21, 2018

Turn your docs into blogs posts with this WordPress plugin for Quip

By Erik Osterman
This new WordPress plugin makes it easy for any company to publish Quip documents (along with all images) to their WordPress blog for free.
March 14, 2018

BTW, this launched—spring 2018 edition

By Juli Fischer
Our quarterly series covering new Quip features that didn’t get their own blog posts. In this edition: better Slack integration, removal of gendered pronouns, and easier sharing on big teams.
March 7, 2018

Announcing the 2018 Quip Diversity Scholarship

By Yunjie Ma
We're excited to announce the third annual Quip Diversity Scholarship: a program designed to make an impact in the lives of students who are underrepresented in STEM. Apply today!
February 14, 2018

Thanks for being a Quip user!

By Juli Fischer
Our customers help make us better. Thanks for spending your days with us!
February 8, 2018

4 strategies for managing your Quip notifications

By Juli Fischer
A few suggestions for how to make your Quip notifications not only manageable, but useful.
January 31, 2018

Efficiently loading inlined JSON data

By Mihai Parparita
Moving JSON data out of <script> tags can significantly reduce parsing times.
January 25, 2018

A new way to view edits in your Quip docs

By Amy Hanlon
By Tommy Vo
We added a new way for you to see a complete edit history for any part of your Quip document, including author, editors, and timestamps.
January 17, 2018

We made a project tracker to save you from email hell

By Derin Dutz
By Ryan Anderson
Introducing a new way to manage your projects right inside Quip. It’s flexible, discoverable, and works great on mobile.
January 9, 2018

Feeling stuck at work? Here are 5 career resolutions to consider for 2018

By Juli Fischer
A few ideas for things to work on in the new year — you don’t have to call them “resolutions” if you don’t want to!
January 4, 2018

This is the best way to get your team started on Quip

By Juli Fischer
Want to make a change in how your team works together this year? Learn how to get started with Quip in this on-demand webinar.
December 13, 2017

Plan, build, and ship better products with Live Apps in Quip

By Yang Su
By Josh Li
Live Apps in Quip help technical teams get more done together and ship great products.
November 13, 2017

Keep your marketing team on the same page with Live Apps in Quip

By Sophia Westwood
By Scott Goodfriend
See how new Live Apps in Quip can help your marketing team plan, execute, and track results better than ever before — all in a single document.
November 8, 2017

Live Apps in Quip — The new secret weapon for sales teams everywhere

By Elaine Chen
By Pedram Razavi
Live Apps are here, and they're empowering sales teams like never before. Learn about Live Apps from Salesforce, Altify, and more.
November 6, 2017

The Quip Platform adds instant collaboration to partner apps

By Falk Gottlob
By Rajeev Nayak
There's an illustrious group of partners helping us make the Quip platform the best it can be for customers. Learn about the Live Apps our partners are bringing to the Quip Platform today, and in the near future.
November 6, 2017

Documents with Superpowers — Introducing Live Apps for Quip

By Julie Tung
By Nate Botwick
Teamwork in Quip just got even better. Live Apps are interactive, customizable apps you can use right inside your docs. Try embeddable apps like calendars, polls, and Kanban boards, plus apps from Salesforce and Atlassian.
October 31, 2017

3 reasons you should register for Quip's Dreamforce keynote today

By Rafael Alenda
Help us donate $100k to charity, win special access VIP party tickets to meet the band, and catch the hilarious stars of HBO's Silicon Valley. Oh, and hear from one of our biggest customers about how Quip is changing the face of teamwork. It's gonna be amazing!
October 31, 2017

Let's raise up to $100k for the North Bay at Dreamforce

By Patrick Moran
Join Quip in an effort to donate up to $100,000 to victims of the North Bay fires at this year's Dreamforce.
October 19, 2017

BTW, this launched — fall 2017 edition

By Juli Fischer
By Diana Berlin
It’s time again for our quarterly feature roundup. Here are the latest little things we launched in Quip since July.
October 18, 2017

Catch the Quip keynote at Dreamforce for big announcements, special guests, and VIP party tickets

By Rafael Alenda
Registration is open for the Quip Keynote, and seats are limited. Don't miss these huge product announcements, special celebrity guests, and the chance to win special tickets to our VIP party.
October 12, 2017

Start planning your Dreamforce experience now

By Juli Fischer
The Dreamforce Agenda Builder is live! You can add the Quip keynote to your Dreamforce schedule using Agenda Builder today.
October 4, 2017

We're already dreaming about Dreamforce '17

By Juli Fischer
Your first look at what Quip is bringing to Dreamforce for 2017.
September 20, 2017

At Quip, interns ship

By Reynis Vazquez-Guzman
Insights from one of Quip’s summer engineering interns.
September 13, 2017

5 ways to have the most productive Dreamforce ever

By Juli Fischer
How to get the absolute most out of Dreamforce, from sessions to action items.
September 7, 2017

How Quip makes sales teams more agile: Part 2

By Falk Gottlob
Part two of our post on how sales teams can become more agile to improve team camaraderie, communication, and close more deals.
August 30, 2017

How Quip makes sales teams more agile: Part 1

By Falk Gottlob
Agile sales teams communicate better, improve faster, and close more deals. Find out how Quip can help your team become more agile.
August 24, 2017

5 more things you didn't know you could do in Quip

By Diana Berlin
A few super useful, keep-you-in-the-flow features you might not know about in Quip.
August 16, 2017

Why you don't need email to get your job done

By Juli Fischer
Quip is a no-email zone: We work and communicate internally entirely without email, and use it sparingly without outside parties. Read how.
August 9, 2017

Introspection at the top — lessons from an introverted marketing executive

By Patrick Moran
Hear from Quip's chief customer officer, Patrick Moran, on what it's like to be an introverted marketing executive.
August 2, 2017

Building better products with Quip — a PM perspective

By Falk Gottlob
The key to building great products is communication — with your customers, and within your organization. That's why Quip is the perfect tool for product managers.
July 26, 2017

3 ways to have better meetings with Quip

By Juli Fischer
Who here loves meetings? Almost nobody. It's because they're so often a disorganized waste of time. Quip can help fix that, by making meetings more efficient, transparent, and action oriented.
July 19, 2017

BTW, this launched — summer 2017 edition

By Juli Fischer
Feature roundup, anyone? Starting today, we'll post once a quarter with a list of some great little features that launched in recent months.
July 10, 2017

Bringing the power of Quip to technical teams: Highlights from TrailheaDX ’17

By Juli Fischer
We talked with product and engineering teams at TrailheaDX, and this is how they're using Quip.
June 28, 2017

Why Quip doesn't have platform-specific engineering teams

By Alon Levi
While many companies organize their engineering team by platform, Quip chose a different strategy. Here's what we do, and why.
June 21, 2017

Announcing the recipients of the 2017 Quip Diversity Scholarship

By Brina Lee
We're excited to announce the recipients of the 2017 Quip Diversity Scholarship!
June 15, 2017

New multicolored highlights are here to make your Quip docs even more beautiful

By Diana Kimball
Now you have a handful of bright, colorful options for highlighting text in Quip.
May 22, 2017

5 things you didn't know you could do in Quip

By Juli Fischer
Think you're a Quip pro? Here are five features you might not know about.
May 10, 2017

Join Quip CEO Bret Taylor at our office for a special event

By Juli Fischer
Registration is now open for a special Salesforce Campfire event in the Quip office. Meet our co-founder and CEO Bret Taylor, watch a live Quip demo, hear customer stories, and enjoy snacks and drinks. This will sell out, so sign up fast!
May 4, 2017

From idea to launch: How to use Quip for your product roadmap

By Juli Fischer
Keep your teams aligned and on-task with a great product roadmap. Here's how to research, build, and socialize one — all using Quip.
April 27, 2017

Product management at Quip: It's our job to make sure good things ship

By Diana Kimball
Our product management teams lives and works by a set of thoughtful, collaborative values. Come see what we're all about — and then maybe you can join us.
April 19, 2017

Collaboration tips for modern teams

By Juli Fischer
As methods of team collaboration become more connected and social, how do we navigate strange new situations with propriety and grace? Here are a few tips.
April 5, 2017

How your sales team can close more deals with the Quip mobile app

By Juli Fischer
The Quip mobile app simplifies work, so salespeople can spend more time selling (and less time searching through email).
April 1, 2017

Introducing Print to 3D: Your document deserves more than two dimensions

By Sophia Westwood
Announcing Print to 3D, where done can never be undone. Memorialize your team’s best work and make collaboration forever.
March 29, 2017

The secret to organized collaboration at big companies

By Juli Fischer
Collaboration in big teams doesn't have to be messy. See how an optimized Quip setup can cure your team's collaboration chaos.
March 22, 2017

The true cost of using the wrong tools at work

By Juli Fischer
If you and your team are using different tools for documents, spreadsheets, planning, chat, and email, you're doing it wrong. Using Quip instead will save you money, but also cut down on meetings, email, and project completion time — and we have numbers to prove it.
March 8, 2017

A look inside the Quip engineering team

By Shrey Banga
Quip has a unique engineering culture — and a lot of very happy engineers. Learn more about our team and how we work!
March 1, 2017

Announcing the 2017 Quip Diversity Scholarship

By Belinda Gu
We're excited to announce the second year of the Quip Diversity Scholarship — a program designed to make an impact in the lives of students who are underrepresented in STEM. Apply today!
February 27, 2017

Get specific with new anchor links

By Juli Fischer
With all the things you can include in a Quip document, it would be nice to be able to direct people to specific parts of the doc. That's what you told us, at least — so we went ahead and built anchor links in Quip.
February 15, 2017

Focus, flow, and feedback: How Quip fuels strong teams

By Diana Kimball
There's a method to the madness of how we design Quip. See what we prioritize as we're building a product to help teams get more done.
February 13, 2017

Quip + Salesforce integrations are here

By Yang Su
Connect the world's leading CRM, Salesforce, to your favorite productivity suite, Quip.
February 9, 2017

Stay focused with Quip's new sidebar and menus

By Diana Kimball
Learn how Quip's new sidebar and menus help you stay focused and efficient.
February 8, 2017

Get your projects done with checklists and reminders

By Diana Kimball
Introducing new Quip checklists, with reminders and mentions to help you get things done.
February 7, 2017

Meet the new Quip

By Diana Kimball
Quip documents are smarter than ever with powerful checklists, a brand new design, and deep integrations with Salesforce.
January 24, 2017

Quip awarded with G2Crowd "Best Software 2017" Awards

By Garrett Scott
We're extremely honored to be the recipients of G2Crowd's 'Best Software 2017' award for Administration, Business Operations, and Sales professionals.
January 5, 2017

New to Quip? Start here

By Juli Fischer
Thinking about trying Quip? Here's a quick overview to get you started.
December 20, 2016

Organize your work with folder colors

By Ryan Anderson
New folder colors in Quip! Organize your folders with 12 different colors to better structure your work.
December 14, 2016

How to share and collaborate externally with Quip

By Cristina Mondini
It's easy to share externally with Quip. Get more work done with partners, vendors, and clients. Here's how.
December 1, 2016

Automate your entire day with Quip and Zapier

By Juli Fischer
See how you can automate common Quip tasks using Zapier. Create weekly documents, share Tweets in chat rooms, or get notified when Quip docs are shared in other apps — all without lifting a finger.
November 18, 2016

Watch our Quip basics and onboarding video

By Juli Fischer
This webinar is perfect for both Quip beginners, who want to review the basics and discover impactful use cases, and Quip champions, who want best practices to onboard their team with Quip.
November 3, 2016

Join us for our Quip basics and onboarding webinar

By Ryan Anderson
Join Quip experts, Ryan Anderson and Logan Randolph, for a live webinar to hear about important Quip basics and onboarding best practices.
October 27, 2016

The top questions we got about Quip at Dreamforce

By Juli Fischer
We got a lot of questions about Quip at Dreamforce! If you're wondering about our Salesforce integrations, or Quip's pricing, this blog is for you.
October 18, 2016

5 ways Quip can help you navigate the post-Dreamforce world

By Juli Fischer
It's been a little over a week since Dreamforce 2016 ended, and everyone's getting back into their grooves. Here are a few ways Quip can help you improve your daily routine, plan your next project, and bond with your team.
October 13, 2016

Goodbye email, hello Quip notifications

By Ryan Anderson
Quip's living documents and push notification system eliminates team email and makes everyone more productive.
October 3, 2016

Going to Dreamforce? So is Quip

Now that we're a part of the Salesforce family, we're going to be front and center at the world's largest tech conference. Are you ready? Because we are!
August 16, 2016

Work in real-time with presence for documents and spreadsheets

By Ryan Anderson
New to Quip: Presence! See when your teammates are viewing your docs and spreadsheets.
August 9, 2016

The 5 types of bad emailers at every company

By Rafael Alenda
Email is far from perfect. Over the years, its limitations have forced people to develop some strange workarounds and truly annoying habits. Here are our favorites (or are they our least favorites?).
August 1, 2016

Quip + Salesforce = Big News

By Bret Taylor
By Kevin Gibbs
We have some big news to share — Salesforce has agreed to acquire Quip!
July 27, 2016

What's in a title? Redefining the modern job

By Rafael Alenda
Workplace roles might be more or less the same but the prevalence and ease-of-use of productivity tools have made those same jobs more streamlined, more collaborative, and more fun.
July 21, 2016

Approval Disapproval - The end of “Update attached, version 34!”

By Patrick Moran
In theory the process is always linear and clear but in reality the approval chain can be messy. Quip helps overhaul the approval process and cut some of the horrific process inefficiencies.
July 19, 2016

New slash commands for Quip + Slack

By Diana Kimball
We've added to our Quip-Slack integration with 8 new slash commands, including two that bring Slack messages into Quip.
July 12, 2016

5 new search features to help you find your work

By Ryan Anderson
We're excited to announce five major updates to Quip's search experience to help you find your work.
July 5, 2016

The idea half-life: How great work decays across channels

By Patrick Moran
Ideas have half-lives; they start out radiating and over time lose steam. Quip was built to help people keep that new-project passion burning at every stage.
June 29, 2016

8 outdated workplace terms Quip is replacing

By Rafael Alenda
At Quip, we think working less dumb starts with talking less dumb. So let's circle back, move this silly language offline and be more productive.
June 22, 2016

Introducing Account Switcher: Navigate between multiple Quip accounts

By Diana Kimball
By Belinda Gu
Navigate between your team and personal Quip accounts. Quip is the ultimate tool for both personal and professional productivity.
June 22, 2016

5 reasons to use Quip with your team

By Ryan Anderson
Quip helps teams and companies of all sizes be more connected, productive, and innovative.
June 16, 2016

A big Quip hello to our new CRO: Matt Cooley

By Bret Taylor
Quip hires Matt Cooley as its first Chief Revenue Officer to accelerate market growth.
June 14, 2016

The Recipients of the 2016 Quip Engineering Diversity Scholarship

By Sophia Westwood
Congratulations to the winners and runners-up of the Quip Engineering Diversity Scholarship!
June 2, 2016

It's okay to (finally) embrace the new way to work

By Patrick Moran
New Way of work, work less dumb, less email, fewer meetings
May 31, 2016

Sprawl and Stall, and why email is to blame

By Rafael Alenda
How email is to blame for poor collaboration, lost knowledge and stalling productivity.
May 24, 2016

Introducing document outlines: Clickable table of contents for long-form docs

By Ryan Anderson
Introducing document outlines for Quip. Add a table of contents to your long-form docs.
May 18, 2016

Quip Spreadsheets for Teams: More human, more social, more together

By Yunjie Ma
By Sophia Westwood
Introducing Quip Spreadsheets for Teams: Build beautiful, useful spreadsheets with your team.
May 10, 2016

Quip now connects with Slack to help teams kick more butt across the globe

By Diana Kimball
By Yang Su
Quip integrates with Slack to bring living documents into your favorite Slack Channels.
April 21, 2016

Introducing unsaved changes indicators: Dare to work offline

By Ryan Anderson
Take your Quip experience offline using our native desktop apps for Mac and Windows and work fearlessly with new unsaved changes indicators.
April 20, 2016

What we learned from building Quip on 8 different platforms with only 14 engineers

By Edmond Lau
How to build a great product that impacts the lives of millions of people with just a small engineering team
April 11, 2016

Multiple Windows in Hybrid React Desktop Apps

By Mihai Parparita
How Quip's Reactjs-based desktop app renders React components in native popovers.
April 5, 2016

A Bundle to Take Your Productivity to a New Level

By Garrett Scott
Boost your productivity with subscriptions to award-winning apps that help you get it all done.
April 4, 2016

New Feature: Windows Desktop Redesign

By Rafael Alenda
Announcing the release of the redesigned Windows app that is optimized for the Windows 10 operating system.
April 1, 2016

New Feature: In-Document Search

By Rafael Alenda
A unified search result view within the web and desktop interfaces across the entire document, comments and chat history.
March 31, 2016

Announcing the Quip Diversity Scholarship

By Sophia Westwood
Recipients will receive $5000 toward their education and will visit the Quip office in San Francisco for a full day of learning, mentorship, and meeting the team.
March 30, 2016

New Feature: Block Quotes and Pull Quotes

By Rafael Alenda
Quip now supports formatting for block quotes and pull quotes in documents.
March 29, 2016

New Feature: Horizontal Rule

By Rafael Alenda
You can now insert a horizontal rule in a Quip doc to create a break between paragraph elements.
March 22, 2016

New Feature: Always Show Sidebar

By Rafael Alenda
You can now make your Quip sidebar visible in every view, so you can access it while you work in a document or spreadsheet.
March 21, 2016

New Feature: Show Edit History

By Rafael Alenda
With Show Edit History, it's now possible to see the history for an individual paragraph or section of your document, going all the way back to when it was created.
March 18, 2016

New Feature: File Attachments in Documents

By Rafael Alenda
To make Quip even more flexible, you can now embed files from your computer directly into docs, task lists and spreadsheets.
March 17, 2016

New Feature: Set a Default Theme

By Rafael Alenda
Set a default font for all your Quip documents.
March 10, 2016

How does Quip prioritize which features or improvements to work on?

By Patrick Moran
How does Quip prioritize which features or improvements to work on? Kevin Gibbs and I generally think about expanding the product in three areas...
March 2, 2016

Why is Quip better than Google Docs? (from Quora)

By Patrick Moran
In short, Quip is better than Google Docs because its unique combination of communication and writing enables your team to be productive without email.
February 24, 2016

Introducing the Living Document

By Nate Botwick
By Edmond Lau
With Quip’s new design, your documents keep you up-to-date instead of you keeping up with them.
October 15, 2015

Quip Raises $30M, Hires a Data Nerd

By Bret Taylor
Quip has raised a $30 million Series B from Greylock Partners and Benchmark Capital. John Lilly from Greylock will be joining Quip’s board.
August 11, 2015

List View: Organize and Sort Your Folders

By Bret Taylor
Quip now supports a full-featured list view for your desktop and folders.
July 8, 2015

Introducing Quip Desktop

By Bret Taylor
By Kevin Gibbs
Quip is now available natively on your Mac and PC. With the launch of Quip Desktop, Quip is the best productivity suite on every device, including your laptop.
June 11, 2015

Import PDF files in Quip

By Casey Maloney Rosales Muller
You can now create a Quip document from any PDF file on your computer.
May 6, 2015

3 Tips for Onboarding New Hires Using Quip

By Adam Van Fossen
Onboarding is tricky. How do you bring in someone brand new and help them efficiently understand all the history, context, and processes of your organization?
April 29, 2015

How a 30 Person IT Team Uses Quip to Manage Over 60 Auto Dealerships

By Adam Van Fossen
With over 4,900 employees, the Larry Miller automotive division has substantial IT needs to keep the rubber on the road. They use Quip to keep their 30 person IT team connected across seven states.
April 21, 2015

Quip Chat Rooms

By Bret Taylor
With Chat Rooms, your team can talk about anything in Quip, whether or not it's attached to a document.
April 9, 2015

The Typography of Quip

By Adam Van Fossen
Find out more about each Quip theme and the typefaces we chose for each.
April 7, 2015

Email into Quip: Create a Collaborative Document from an Email Thread

By Casey Maloney Rosales Muller
Today, we're making it easy to create a Quip doc straight from an email.
March 31, 2015

5 of the Best Quip Shortcuts You Probably Didn't Know About

By Dave Engelberg
Did you know that keyboard shortcuts can save you up to one million hours per year?
March 24, 2015

The Search for Simplicity: How Assist Runs on Quip

By Adam Van Fossen
For Assist, Quip acts like a Swiss Army knife. CEO, Shane Mac and his team like the simplicity of having one hub for everything.
March 19, 2015

Creating Connections: How Path Does Product Development

By Adam Van Fossen
We sat down with Cynthia, Nate, and Libby from the Path product team to learn more about their approach to product development and how they use Quip on a daily basis.
February 17, 2015

How to Create a Collaborative Content Calendar in Quip

By Bret Taylor
Bloggers, content marketers, and social media managers use Quip on a daily basis to write, edit, and approve content.
February 12, 2015

Developing the Future of News: How Circa Uses Quip

By Bret Taylor
We recently sat down with Matt Galligan, CEO of Circa, to learn how one of the most interesting startups in the media space operates day-to-day with Quip.
February 11, 2015

New Features for Quip Spreadsheets

By Bret Taylor
Based on feedback from people who have been using Quip Spreadsheets since launch, we've added a bunch of new features to make the experience simpler and more powerful.
February 4, 2015

Using Markdown in Quip

By Adam Van Fossen
Formatting in Quip just got twice as fast.
October 9, 2014

Introducing Quip Spreadsheets

By Bret Taylor
By Kevin Gibbs
Quip Spreadsheets is not a separate app or file type, but is instead seamlessly integrated into the Quip product experience.
September 25, 2014

Integrations: Add your world to Quip

By Casey Maloney Rosales Muller
Integrations enable you to connect hundreds of other products, including Dropbox, Zendesk, JIRA and more, directly to Quip.
September 17, 2014

Quip for iOS 8

By Yunjie Ma
OS 8 supports a number of new features that make Quip for iPhone and iPad much closer to our vision of the ideal mobile productivity suite.
September 3, 2014

Quip 2.2 - A New Approach to Notifications

By Nate White
With the revamped notifications system in Quip, you'll never miss an important update no matter how much Quip activity you have.
August 8, 2014

Quip 2.1 for Android - Rich Notifications and Chat

By Kevin Gibbs
We've made notifications much richer and group chat simpler and faster.
July 25, 2014

Quip 2.1 - Chat, Import, and Export

By Bret Taylor
We updated Quip chat so that it looks beautiful and consistent across your desktop, tablet, and phone.
July 17, 2014

Customer Story: Average Joes Entertainment

By Josh Weinstein
The team signed up for Quip looking for an easy, lightweight solution to create and manage documents.
May 29, 2014

Quip 2.0 - Search, Publishing, and a New Design

By Bret Taylor
Quip 2.0 is the culmination of nearly a year of product feedback and improvements.
April 23, 2014

Introducing the Quip API

By Bret Taylor
The Quip API provides full read-write access to your Quip documents and messages via a REST API.
April 22, 2014

Code Blocks in Quip

By Kevin Gibbs
You can now insert source code blocks as figures in Quip documents from your desktop.
April 14, 2014

Using Quip for Marketing Communications

By Andrew Dodd
How HP Storage Media adopted Quip as a standard platform for creating and sharing copywriting content.
April 4, 2014

Starting a non-profit, organizing a school curriculum and more, all using Quip

By Angela Bowman
Angela Bowman, VP at the Boise Modern Quilt Guild uses Quip to prepare our board meeting agendas and minutes.
March 20, 2014

Quip 1.7 - Like Button, Comments, and Themes

By Bret Taylor
Today, we're introducing the Like button on Quip in an effort to bring some of these positive social interactions into the workplace.
March 13, 2014

How an Arts Tech Startup Uses Quip

By Kathleen Stetson
In this guest post, Kathleen Stetson, Co-Founder and CEO of Trill, explains how she and the Trill team got hooked on Quip.
February 25, 2014

Quip for Android 1.6: No account required, Kindle Fire, and more

By Patrick Linehan
Today, we're delighted to release [Quip 1.6] for Android, which adds a number of the most-requested features to the product.
February 18, 2014

New features for Quip on your desktop

By Bret Taylor
We just rolled out a handful of useful new features for the desktop version of Quip.
January 23, 2014

Quip 1.6: PDF, Printing, and More

By Bret Taylor
We are excited to release Quip 1.6 for iPhone and iPad, which adds a number of the most requested features to the product.
December 19, 2013

Using Quip to Run a Catering Business (that also happens to feed Quip)

By Christian Noto
Split Pea Seduction uses Quip for their production and project management schedules and tasks.
December 5, 2013

Quip for Android 1.0

By Kevin Gibbs
Quip for Android has been one of our most requested products since launch, a testament to the reach of the operating system.
December 2, 2013

How a Restaurant Uses Quip

By Josh Weinstein
Damon Gravina and Mandy Oser, of Ardesia, discuss how Quip has helped them to manage their business.
November 21, 2013

Quip 1.5: Import documents (and a bunch more)

By Bret Taylor
We've made it easier to get started with Quip, to start collaborating, and to stay organized after you've migrated all your documents.
November 20, 2013

How an Environmental Services Company Uses Quip

By Danaya Benedetto
Colorado Hazard Control uses Quip to communicate daily and centralize their company documents.
November 19, 2013

What Happens When You Ask Students To Write a Story Collaboratively Using Quip? Magic with a Capital “M”

By Tina Harper
Seventh grade teacher describes her first experience using Quip in the classroom as a tool to develop a community of writers.
November 14, 2013

How Quip's Engineering Team Uses Quip

By Ana Muller
In Quip, our engineers have found (and built) a simple, yet flexible product that makes it easier for them to keep making great products.
November 8, 2013

Using Quip to Design a Game

By Drew Mackie
Using Quip to accelerate the game design process across a distributed team.
November 4, 2013

How to Add Contacts in Quip

By Josh Weinstein
You can collaborate on a Quip document with anyone, but it's easiest when that person is already in your Contacts.
October 28, 2013

Feature Highlight: Restricted Folders

By Josh Weinstein
A document inside a restricted folder is only accessible by the people with access to that folder.
October 9, 2013

Quip is now available in 日本語, Português, Русский and Türkçe

By Nate White
We are excited to announce that Quip is now available in Japanese, Portuguese, Turkish, and Russian.
October 4, 2013

Feature Highlight: Attaching Files

By Josh Weinstein
You can upload files to share with others, or download ones that people have sent to you. 
September 27, 2013

How Quip Uses Quip

By Molly Graham
When I started working at Quip four months ago, one of the first things I noticed is that my email inbox was empty.
September 16, 2013

Quip for iOS 7

By Matthew Cahill
Our goal with this update is to make Quip the best looking and most natural word processor for iOS 7.
September 12, 2013

Feature Highlight: Chat Tabs

By Josh Weinstein
Chat Tabs enable you to easily view and respond to messages regardless of what document you're working on.
September 4, 2013

Feature Highlight: Emoji

By Molly Graham
Emojis are a fun way to express what you mean through pictures and cartoons in messages in Quip.
August 29, 2013

Quip is now available in Deutsch, Français, Español, Italiano and 中文(简体)

By Nate White
We are excited to announce that Quip is now available in German, French, Spanish, Italian, and simplified Chinese.
August 28, 2013

Using Quip for Vacation Planning

By Mihai Parparita
Using Quip for packing, to-do-lists and shared travel itineraries.
August 26, 2013

Feature Highlight: Open Notifications and Receipts

By Josh Weinstein
One of the most memorable moments on Quip is when you get your first “open” notification.
August 20, 2013

How a fashion startup uses Quip

By Josh Weinstein
SSFW uses Quip for almost everything, from planning future interviews, editorials, and meetings, to discussing ideas, concerns, and questions.
August 16, 2013

Using Quip for My College Applications

By Rooz Mahdavian
With the release of the Common Application two weeks ago, I finally ran out of excuses; it was time to start my college applications. 
August 15, 2013

Quip 1.1 for iPhone & iPad: Move documents, @mentions, send via email, and more

By Rooz Mahdavian
In addition to a bunch of performance and stability improvements, we've added the most requested features from our first week of use.
August 14, 2013

Feature highlights: Formatting

By Josh Weinstein
Quip's formatting bar helps you create simple, beautiful documents.
August 12, 2013

Using Quip to organize our remodel and move

By Ana Muller
How you can use Quip to organize all the details and logistics of purchasing and remodeling a home.
August 7, 2013

Feature highlight: @mentions

By Ana Muller
You can use @mentions in both documents and messages to create a dynamic link to any of your Quip documents.
August 6, 2013

How the biology teachers at Rocklin High School used Quip

By Josh Weinstein
A California biology teacher at discusses her experience with using Quip to manage a new curriculum.
August 5, 2013

Feature highlight: Diffs

By Molly Graham
Diffs get added to the thread every time an edit is made, showing what's changed, who made the change, and when they made it.
August 2, 2013

Profile of a shared task list on Quip

By Josh Weinstein
Quip's checklists are perfect for managing a team to-do list — assigning tasks, setting deadlines, and keeping track of everything that needs to be done to complete a project.
August 1, 2013

How Pop-Up Magazine uses Quip

By Molly Graham
Douglas McGray, Pop-Up Magazine's editor-in-chief, shares how Pop-Up used Quip and the features they found most useful.
July 31, 2013

Introducing Quip

By Bret Taylor
By Kevin Gibbs
Quip is a modern word processor that enables you to create beautiful documents on any device — phones, tablets and the desktop.