Joshua DanceEngineer, Product, athlete, indie hacker

What is your favorite todo list?

Simplicity is better, some sort of mobile interface is good.
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  1. 40
    Todoist 10 for iOS

    A completely new Todoist for iOS

    Kunal Bhatia50Co-founder & Design Lead @SlidesUp Β· Written
    Todoist is super simple and powerful. It's available on almost any platform you can think of, so I highly recommend it!
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    Stefan Theofilos8Product Designer, Entrepreneur Β· Written
    I recently adopted Todoist and it's great! Very minimal and I like it's widget
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    Alexander SpoorFounder of Uitgeverij Spoor Β· Written
    Nothing else comes close in my opinion. Custom labels. Projects in projects. Task hierarchy. Location based reminders. Powerful desktop, iOS and Android app. Google Calendar integration. Comments and attachments per list item. The shared list* goes on. *see what i did there
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  2. 15
    Zenkit

    The project management tool that grows with you

    Has a huge potential. Easy to handle, various reenditions / views. Great tool!
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    • Using Zenkit for a few months now and can't see myself going back to my old tool. The team has done a phenominal job of building an application that addresses the need of power users, light users, and everything in between.

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    • Edited my review to reflect the awesome response time to problem I encountered. Incredible, hard working team and their app reflects the care and dedication they have put into Zenkit. Keep up the great work, Zenkit!

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  3. Todd SoulasInnovation @ING_Aust. Part-time maker. Β· Written
    I am surprised this isn't in here yet! But I like workflowy for the combination of simplicity and flexibility. I can use it to manage small projects and write lists for my grocery shopping.
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    MattthewProduct Designer, Artist, & Storyteller Β· Written
    It turns your whole life into a nested list that you can treat as as things to be complete or just as an organization of your thoughts.
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  4. 12
    Trello

    Organize anything, together

    Jan Danckers 😺Growth Engineer, LIFEPOWR · Written
    Easy to use and great if you're working with a team.
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    I recommend To-Do for Tasks involving multiple stakeholders and lots of intricacies for everything else - Wunderlist.
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    • Nick AllenHead of Marketing at FileInvite | Kiwi

      Brilliant for managing all your project backlogs in a Kanban fashion. Including a list for the DIY tasks around the house.

      As a Marketer I use this daily to manage workflow, sort ideas around future content and prioritize my activities. My team collaborate and report using handy integrations with Google and we use it as a Customer service and Sales script repository to store links to docs and how-to videos.

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    • chuchuDeveloper, Andela

      Trello has helped me organize my projects for a while now. Since I work as a software engineer. An example of my boards is sort of where I create tasks then I classify them according to their current position on the sprint. For example I have tasks in different cards such as Icebox, Backlog, Current Iteration and Done. I have set deadlines all ranging from 2 weeks to someday :(. Overall a great product!

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  5. Darin JiProduct Manager,Tencent Β· Written
    Love this one
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    AlaguCo-founder at Askmile, YC Alum Β· Written
    I'm a big wunderlist fan. This is one Todo list software I stuck to for quite some time. I'm now waiting for the MIcrosoft Todo app by Wunderlist team :-)
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    Clean, Simple and gets the basics right. I, too, am waiting for Todo App.
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  6. 9
    Google Keep

    Save your thoughts, wherever you are

    Nikhil JoisCo-founder, Eventosaur Β· Written
    As a productivity enthusiast who likes to experiment, I've tried almost every major and niche to-do app there is. I 'keep' coming back to this classic by google.
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    I also like Google Keep. For me it feels like "Evernote meets Wunderlist". Keep also reminds me of using PostIt notes on my desk.
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  7. 9
    Sendtask

    The world's most open collaborative task manager

    CΓ©dric WaldburgerπŸ‘©β€πŸš€ Founder Sendtask.io; ❀️ Startups Β· Written
    CΓ©dric Waldburger made this product
    Unlike most collaborative task managers, Sendtask allows you to work with literally anyone. Recipients of tasks don't need to create an account ever. This allows you to manage all your coworkers, freelancers and 3rd party providers in one place. Also offers a very simple and efficient email and Slack integration.
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    I use Sendtask to manage all of my actionable info. If something needs to get done, it goes to Sendtask. It has a clean design that allows you to focus. In addition, Sendtask provides some unique functionality - forwarding tasks directly from Email, Slack and Evernote while bringing advanced collaboration features to third-party working relationships. (not just with your team).
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    Clean and easy to use. All things to-do in one place. No onboarding for collaborators 😍
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  8. 6
    Any.do 3.0

    Organize all aspects of your life with Any.do

    Nik SudanGames & Systems Developer Β· Written
    Even though this comes with a detailed calendar view and such, I like seeing my tasks grouped as a simple scrollable list consisting of "Today", "Tomorrow", "Upcoming" and "Someday". Swiping them off to emulate a crossing out action is satisfying too!
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  9. 5
    Inbox by Google

    Next generation inbox

    Allan CaegFounder, NorthStories.io Β· Written
    I use a combination of Reminders and Google Inbox. This is such a crowded space and it's extremely difficult to differentiate... At the end of the day, sticking to giants like Apple and Google is safe, especially if you care about the company not shutting down soon
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    • I pretty much like all things Google, but Inbox just isn't for me. I much prefer good old fashioned Gmail on my iPhone. The way Inbox sorts my emails doesn't always make sense to me, and I suppose I'd rather sort it myself. There are definitely better email apps out there. I know because I've tried a bunch of them.

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    • I like & hate inbox for the same features.

      ItΒ΄s the first time my Mailbox feels sorted and clean. That said Inbox dicards eamils as unimportant, doesn't show notifications for all emails and shows how much it knows about my friends, travel agrangements and so on.

      I do think a manual hosted version would be really great but I doubt we will see something soon.

      In the end its a Google Product which means no updates and in 2 years we get the next version of it. It lacks a lot of things you can't do with it. For instance multiple Accounts, S/MIME encryption and ways to highlight a lot more.

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  10. 4
    Remember the Milk 2.0

    Complete redesign and new features for the popular to-do app

    SmokieSmokie Does Stuff Β· Written
    RTM's smart add syntax seems better/more reliable than other systems I've tried (and I've tried *a lot* of them). Their new update adds subtasks and start dates, things I am using far more than I thought I would. Can be used with complex GTD systems, or just remembering to buy the milk. =D
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  11. 4
    Clear

    The smart to-do list

    Niv Dror14VC at Shrug Capital Β· Written
    I just spent the $9.99 for the Clear Mac app yesterday. So far, love the gestures and the sound effects (which I am usually not the biggest fan of in apps) are actually pretty cool! Makes me want to add more things to the list and check them off 😊. Impressed so far, really good app rating. There are also free alternatives... but if its something I (plan on) using multiple times a day, I almost prefer to pay for it so it's quality / makes me wanna use it.
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  12. Sheik Gama AmanProduct Designer at Freshdesk Β· Written
    Its not just a task management app. It has docs - wiki too. very minimal and clear interface with power packed features! If you haven't tried yet, give a try and see the difference.
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  13. 4
    Microsoft To-Do

    An intelligent task management app

    It has a nice widget to see your Day.
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    Jan Harold DiazInteraction Designer and Front-end Dev Β· Written
    I've tried out a lot of different to-do list and I was surprised how I was completing tasks using Microsoft To-Do. It's basic and definitely have more room for improvement, but I love it as it is right now!
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    • Kevin ReeversSoftware Developer

      This will eventually replace Wunderlist, however a year in, the improvements are just not there for me to have hope. It's AI baked daily recommendations could be nice, but again it needs to allow for more types of task listing.

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    • Deepshika JehangirPrivate consultant

      I have been using this app for about a year now and it has been quite effective in helping me manage my time. Although some other apps have a better user interface but this product is more comfortable to use, once you get use to it

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    Sortd for Gmail

    Trello for Gmail - Transform your email into organized lists

    Rodney KuhnCo-founder Sortd Β· Written
    Rodney Kuhn made this product
    It's a great choice because the vast number of To Do items come in via email and it makes sense to deal with them at the source.
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    ronsheridan5Startup Wannabe Β· Written
    I love how SORTD works right in GMAIL and makes it easy to instantly convert emails into actionable Tasks. Very Smart!
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    • Semira AmiralaiTechnical Recruiter

      I'm trying to discover the main difference(s) between Sortd and Drag. While Sortd is more mature, both are attractive products with great functionality. Keeping it simple is key for me (a minimalist). It's not clear what the differences are; anyone have inputs on this?

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    • Sean PowerHead of Sales, Refractiv

      Nice app to keep track of tasks within Gmail, email messages are turned into tasks giving you the option to select which category they fall into.

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    WeDo

    Planner, tasks & habits.

    I'm in love with WeDo! I use it with my girlfriend all the time for our grocery list and such. I also use it for work since you can have multiple lists and share the list with whoever you want. Plus it's free so that's a plus haha
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    Notebook for Mac

    The beautifully simple note-taking app from Zoho. Now on Mac

    satheeshUI UX Designer Β· Written
    Beautifully designed easy to use interface. Its really fun to use the app.
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  17. A fantastically powerful CLI tool, with simple cross platform sync, deep customisability, and an intelligent task ranking system.
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    Shosemaru YamaguchiCEO, picon inc / TOKYO Β· Written
    I can use it from the command line. It is flexible, fast, and unobtrusive.
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    Drag Free

    Transform your Gmail into organized task lists

    Nick TimmsDrag is live today (12th July)! Β· Written
    Nick Timms made this product
    Drag is about organizing your tasks and To-do's from inside your inbox. An average of 6.3 hours per day are spent in your email so bringing your attention outside, to anything else, is generally a longer process.
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    • I have used the Pro app for at least 2-3 months since it came out. Everyday I can empty my gmail inbox based on my projects and priorities, using different kanban boards. When I am using my 3rd party email clients DragApp leaves everything still sorted into different files so it is very helpful. Streamlined project management straight into email. Let me know when I can invest... keep up the good work.

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    • Fast and useful. Perfect.

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  19. Enterprising Josh made this product
    Huge fan of Todoist for free solo todos and Bitrix24 for free group todos - https://www.bitrix24.com/feature...
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  20. ronsheridan5Startup Wannabe Β· Written
    Pros: I have to confess this is one of the best online Task and Project managers I have I have come across and used extensively. It has an abundance of features (more than most people ned t be fair). But it has features that are simply not available in even the leading apps like TRello, Wunderlist, and even Asana. If you are SERIOUS about finding a power TODO and per/professional organizational tool, I think Toodledo is one you should look at. Very affordable. Cons: I really do not care for the name :). I have been embarrassed more than a few times when people see me using it live, are intrigued and ask the name of the app, or if they see the logo on the top left. It's a memorable and even cute name but way too cute imo.
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    Cindy Osborne"Because I said so" is a valid reason. Β· Written
    I've been using Toodledoo for 9 years and love the options but many don't translate gracefully to their apps so I manage my Toodledo tasks with the very compatible and feature rich Ultimate ToDo List.
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