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Supercharging Productivity with Trello

By : Brittany Joiner
Book Image

Supercharging Productivity with Trello

By: Brittany Joiner

Overview of this book

Managing large projects and teams can be an immense challenge, but having an efficient project management system can make all the difference. Trello is one of the leading project management systems, however, it’s crucial to understand its features to leverage its full potential Supercharging Productivity with Trello is the perfect guide for you to enhance efficiency and do more in less time. You’ll start by exploring Trello's structure, including cards, boards, and lists, before diving into Trello card basics. Next, you’ll learn to use Trello views and templates to aggregate tasks and organize projects. You’ll then explore automation, including triggers and actions, to create powerful workflows that will help you prioritize tasks and organize your data effectively. Later, you’ll discover Power-Ups, an add-on that extends Trello's functionality. Throughout the book, you’ll find practical tips and real-world examples to gain practical knowledge. By the end of this book, you’ll be well-equipped to use Trello effectively for task and project management helping you stay on top of your game and deliver quick wins in no time.
Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Part 1 – Trello Foundation
Part 2 – Automation in Trello
Part 3 – Power Up Your Boards
Chapter 13: Syncing Info Between Boards and Tools

Understanding Trello templates

To explore Trello templates, head to Once you’re there, you can browse through a bunch of prebuilt Trello boards that you can copy and customize yourself. Here’s a screenshot that gives you an idea of what the Trello template gallery looks like:

Figure 5.1 – Trello template gallery

Figure 5.1 – Trello template gallery

To find the Trello board template you need, you can select a category from the options listed on the left-hand side of the template gallery. This will filter the templates and show only the ones that match your chosen category.

Alternatively, you can use the search box in the top-right corner of the page to look for a specific keyword or term. This will bring up all the templates that match your search term.

Once you’ve found a template you’re interested in, click on it to view more details. You’ll be able to preview the template, read a brief description, and see how many people...