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Read about major concepts, dive into technical details or follow practical examples to learn how the Graphcool Framework works.

What is Graphcool?

Watch this 5-min video to learn what you can do with the Graphcool Framework.

Try it out

1 Setup
2 Create API
3 Use API
4 Run Functions
Bootstrapping a new Graphcool service
Follow the instructions in the terminal below to learn the basics of creating and using a Graphcool service. The instructions mimic an actual workflow with the Graphcool CLI that you can also try in your own terminal.

The first step is to bootstrap a new Graphcool service by creating its local file structure using graphcool init.
Terminal
PRESS ENTER TO START
Example Projects
Want to see Graphcool in action or need some inspiration to get started? We've prepared a couple of practical examples that demonstrate how to build real applications with Graphcool.
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Get started with your favorite technology
The quickstart examples are short tutorials that walk you through the process of setting up a new Graphcool service while explaining the most relevant concepts along the way.