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Trello

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I've got a number of projects going on at the moment, both at home and at work. I'd been using some free Gantt chart tool but it was one of those where the free version had more limitations than usable features, so I started looking for something else. That's when I found Trello. It's not at all Gantty but I like the layout - really visual - and it's easy to use.

Home screen

Like most other online tools, you have to register and then log in to use it. When you open Trello and log in, you go to your home screen, which looks like this...

I've got four active projects at the moment and I've starred two of them, so that they are always at the top and easy to find. To enter your project, click on the picture. Incidentally, there's a huge bank of background images to choose from, so I like to find something appropriate to each project.

Project

When you start a project, you get a blank screen, where you start by adding column titles. For this house project, I us…