There are numerous to do list applications nowadays and how to choose the best one? There is the question that many of us ask. Of course as many people, as many opinions, but let’s talk about one of the best to do list app in the opinion of more than 10 million users. And the name of this app – Todoist.
Long-term leadership position on the market
The application was founded by a Danish student of Bosnian origin, Amir Salihefendik in 2007. Now he is CEO of Doist company that supports this application.
By October 2013, the service has gained 1 million users. In 2017 number of users exceeded 10 million and continue to growth rapidly.
Various supported platforms
Todoist clients are available for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Android (phones, tablets), iOS (iPhone, iPad). There are currently no officially supported client for Linux and Windows Phone, but number of independent clients to work with Todoist helps with it (for example: Metroist, TaskCrunch, TDTasks).
Also Todoist extensions are available for Google Chrome and Firefox browsers and for Microsoft Outlook, Thunderbird, and Postbox mail clients. They can be downloaded and installed separately for the browser or e-mail client, respectively.
Can use it for free
All Todoist accounts have limitations and you can create 80 projects and add 5 people in each project for free. This is more than for most of us, especially if take into account that these restrictions do not apply to archived projects, active projects only.
To get more, you always can buy premium account for affordable price.
Interface and design
Despite the fact that Todoist on the market for a long time, it’s interface, as well as all other features, aren’t out-of-date in any way. Modern design and intuitive interface are the benefits of the application.
Todoist provide numerous of features, so let’s list some of them:
- Task creation (single and recurring) and labelling;
- Task creation from emails;
- Task comments;
- Task priority levels;
- Project templates;
- Project sharing;
- Email notifications as well as SMS and email reminders
- Contact list integration
- Automatic backups
- Real-time synchronization
- Customizable filters
- User management
- Login tracking
And this is only beginning.
So if you need a dedicated to-do list app, Todoist claim number one to check. It’s one of the biggest to-do apps, with significant number of users, and years’ worth of proven effectiveness.