Welcome to the Keel documentation, your comprehensive guide to the all-in-one backend platform.

If you're new and eager to jump in quickly, start with our quickstart guide to set up your development environment. The rest of our documentation here should guide you toward learning how to leverage Keel to rapidly build your scalable product.

Product tour

Get an overview of Keel by building the backend and internal tools for a todo app. From a blank schema through to a deployed app in 30 mins.

AI assistance

We've built an AI assistant called KeelGPT (opens in a new tab) to help you build on Keel. With it, you can:

  • Create Keel schemas with Generative AI
  • Get help on your existing schemas
  • Ask for help on any Keel topic

To use this assistant you do need to be a ChatGPT Plus subscriber.

Join the Community

We've got a community on Discord where users ask for help, drop ideas, or share what they're building on Keel. We invite you to join us there (opens in a new tab).

Email Support

We're also available over email. For direct assistance, email us at