Pushing Podio

Fun Experiments pushing Citrix Podio to the limit so you can get more done.
... with a little help from GlobiFlow, ProcFu, and other friends ...

GlobiFlow Error Triage

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After my musings on automating GF error recovery I have decided on a more manual approach. This provides more control and doesn't add more strain on Podio when there's an outage. In this solution, I
I love Podio, and GlobiFlow makes it even better. GlobiFlow automates the mundane, so you can concentrate on what's important. But every now and again, the Podio API hiccups and throws an error,
Thanks to Jordan from GameChangers for this video showing how awesome Email in Podio can be. Some highlights of their standard setup: all email goes into Podio users can share any email with the
Stop using Podio as a general database. If you need to deal with large amounts of data that you will never interact with on a daily basis, use a dedicated database instead. Just because you CAN use
Stop using Podio as a general database. If you need to deal with large amounts of data that you will never interact with on a daily basis, use a dedicated database instead. Just because you CAN use
External Link Flows are a very powerful feature of GlobiFlow. They allow you to trigger flows from links and can show results to the user who clicked the link. These pages are pretty bland though,

Working with Arrays

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As ProcFu becomes more and more popular, I see a lot more people asking questions about arrays, about JSON, and how to wield them in GlobiFlow. We mostly do this when we want to interact with APIs
For Citrix Partners, it can easily be argued that Podio+GlobiFlow is no longer an online tool, but more of a development platform. Working in production spaces is difficult and error-prone, and
Thanks to a brand new option in ProcFu that allows you to write your own custom PHP functions that accept custom arguments and return the result, it has allowed me to uncover a completely new way of
Very often, if you work with JSON data in GlobiFlow (or any data really) that contains escaped content, GlobiFlow will not be able to perform any functions on that data in variables. They will always