Use cases

If you already know what you want to develop, visit the API Explorer and pick specific API entities to build a bespoke experience.

If you need inspiration, we’ve got you covered. We’ve collected common accounting and business tasks into guides. We call these “use cases” and “workflows.” Think of entity references as ingredients and workflows as the recipe for how to use them to create a complete dish.

Here common accounting and small business workflows you can use as a foundation for your app.

Accounting workflows
Integration workflows
Official QuickBooks Online and accounting training

Check out our basic guides for accounting, QuickBooks, and REST API:

If you need a bit more help, we have training tailored to your skill level and needs. Follow the links to learn more about on-demand webinars from certified ProAdvisors and self-paced courses: