Being able to create cross-board workflows in Trello wasn’t a matter of course for years. In fact, those of us small business owners that rely on tools that are easy-to-use and inexpensive, often have to accept the fact that there is a lack of functionality. – In this Part 1 of my new series “Trello Hacks” I am showcasing top-notch workflow ideas & interesting hacks for Trello boards.
Even though Trello was designed to be a project management tool, its huge success is obviously due to its flexibility: You can do way more within a Trello board than just following through a project. In this article, I am sharing 5 Trello board use cases that help me with information overload and being organized.
Did you create workflows in your Trello boards using the ButlerBot? Now is the time that these commands need to be migrated to the Butler Power-Up in order to keep these workflows alive. In this article I am sharing my learnings of migrating commands to the Butler Power-Up.
Managing and tracing dependencies between cards is a feature that many of us would appreciate to have available in Trello. It’s still no standard, but with the Hello Epics Power-Up, such card dependencies can now be added and used to visualize the relationships between cards and trace their completion status.
Workflow creation in Trello is becoming more and more popular. When using a new tool, more often than not we have to face a learning curve. The same is true when we learn a new skill. In this post I am sharing my most important learnings for creating workflows with you.
In this second part about the Butler Power-Up’s features, I will dive into the general command types and how you can use them for building creating workflows in your Trello boards. I will particularly focus on its features and the advantages it has to use the Butler Power-Up instead of the ButlerBot.
Dashcards in Trello boards can be used to add visually-pleasing counters that show what’s going on in your board and lists at a glance. In this article, I am introducing how to set up a dashcard with Butler for Trello. And I am also showcasing some design alternatives and use cases.
Everybody likes the drag and drop stuff and easy to use shortkeys in Trello. But Trello’s praised simplicity quickly descends into chaos the moment we require cross-board functionality. With Workflow Kits to be imported right into a Trello board, we can setup workflows and workflow systems that allow automated cross-board planning and scheduling functionality in a matter of minutes.
The #1 way to grow, evolve and automate your Trello boards is by setting up productivity workflows. These are the kind of workflows that take workload off your shoulders and liberate you from tedious manual tasks. This article is bringing you closer to setting up productivity workflows yourself.
Whilst everybody can set up a classical ToDo-Doing-Done-style board in Trello, creating workflows and well-thought-out applications that make use of conditional thinking and adapt to your business & working style, are harder to create. In this article, I am introducing three ways of intelligent board systems within Trello that will significantly lessen your workload and positively change the way you work in Trello.
Part 2 of a 4-part series about how to automate tasks and boards in Trello, in which I am introducing 11 commands you can use in Trello to automate tasks you didn’t know were even possible manually! With Butler for Trello you can set up the most impressive workflows and boards systems in Trello. The tasks introduced in this post will be a kick start for you to get the ball rolling.
Ever wondered how you can assign automatic prompts and actions to your cards and lists in Trello? – Trello is a fantastic tool, but it is lacking some automation features. Tracking tasks and running chores wasn’t possible until now. But with Butler for Trello, this is now possible. This article is the first part of a series about automating tedious Trello tasks and creating beautiful solutions for Trello boards for every online entrepreneur.
Writing a book or E-book, or creating any kind of info product can be a tedious process. It’s not hard to loose sight of tasks or subtasks. I am introducing a down-to-earth tool to you that helps you to leverage your planning and organization process when creating any kind of digital product (or larger project). It’s innovative, intuitive and pleasant to work with.
Getting organized and staying organized is the most essential layer of entrepreneurship. Whatever stage your business is in, whether it’s brainstorming, starting up or accelerating, having a foundation where growth can happen is vital for your business. In fact, it is as vital as the soil is to the trees in the forest.
Trello is an incredibly flexible and easy-to-use tool, and I am going to introduce to you a bunch of very useful features that might be what you just need.
Trello’s Power-Up feature isn’t well known, yet. But it does have some potential to ease your workload if you know how to use it right. In this post I am having a closer look at some of the Power-Ups, and I show you a few ways how they could work for the projects you store or maintain in Trello.