How do I use "Build Your Own" apps?

Visiting Build Your Own in the Marketplace and looking to get started? Keep reading to learn more!


  • To access Build Your Own, navigate to the Marketplace from the company home page.
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  • On the left side navigation, underneath the Explore category, click on Build Your Own.
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  • This page allows you to explore our ecosystem of third party applications. You can connect with dozens of other apps by building your own recipe!
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  • Click +Add on an app you have an account with & want to build an automation. 
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  • The app page exposes 2 things: 
    • Recipe Templates Tab: Any pre-existing recipes that GoCo has built (usually a simple starting point to solve the most basic use case)Screen Shot 2022-06-23 at 11.08.57 AM
      • These can be cloned and modified. (once cloned, GoCo no longer manages that recipe)
    • Build Your Own Tab: Exposes the capabilities of that app’s connector via triggers and actions.Screen Shot 2022-06-23 at 11.09.49 AM
    • Click to Clone or Build, connect your app & begin playing!

  • Below are Use Cases you may find useful:

    • I want to create a custom table using data in GoCo and send it securely to another party. (GoCo Connector + SFTP Connector)
    • When onboarding employees, I want to be able to provision certain accounts like Zoom, Slack, etc.
    • When using my ATS for Offers/Hiring, I want employees to sync to GoCo with relevant data.
    • When time off is requested, I want the approver to be notified in Slack. And when time off is approved, I want the requester to be notified in Slack.
    • Auto update Google Sheets with data from GoCo. 
    • Get Paid Time Off entries into another App
    • When someone completes the “Request Apps” google form, post to Slack channel

Please email us at for further questions! 🦖