Trello Announces Offline Mode for Mobile

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | February 16, 2017

trello-logoTrello is a multi-platform project management and collaboration application that is helping a great number people complete their work. Users of the app are able to stay current on what is happening with the rest of the team. Today’s modern and mobile work environment poses a challenge for keeping everyone on the same page. In fact, work sometimes take people off the grid, where they can be at places not connected to any network service. Fortunately, users can now continue to work on their boards, lists and cards even when offline. If you are looking for a brilliant extension to Trello, we suggest trying out our own tool Bridge24 for Trello.

What You Can Do Offline

Trello has recently launched its latest iOS and Android apps that support offline mode. This means that users can continue to work and manage their projects without a wireless network connection. There are many instances that people need to open their app to check their board or to create a card

Top 5 Basecamp Add-ons

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 31, 2017

basecamp top 5 addonsBasecamp project management and collaboration software is a favorite tool by startup teams and small-to-medium size businesses. It is a very effective tool in helping everyone organize themselves and their work. The simple interface is designed intuitively such that people are communicating more frequently and more clearly. They have a central space where they can see their teams, tasks and projects in greater context relative to the whole business and organization. The tools help the teams practice PM methods that result in saved time and higher productivity. As companies grow, many of them however become aware of missing features that can help them gain better insight and control.

The Top 5

Basecamp provides tools that are better alternatives to email in terms of requesting or sending information to team members. Users can easily see and track their tasks, hold discussions, and set reminders. They can easily request or generate status updates and reports, find important documents, use with emails, and work on the go. It is

Top 5 Asana Add-ons

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 27, 2017

asana top 5 addons 1Asana online productivity tool is helping thousands of teams set their goals, track their projects, and complete their missions. It is a workflow management and collaboration software available for free for teams up to 15 members. Users from businesses and organizations of all sizes are tracking their to-dos and communicating more efficiently than when they were using email only. It is a flexible tool with a set of features providing work visibility and task management. However, many companies still consider it incomplete for handling full-on project management functions.

The Top 5

Fortunately, Asana has strong integration features. This provides users an opportunity to add tools and features from third party application providers. By adding the right software to the already strong task management and collaboration platform in Asana, teams and organizations are able to build the right project management tool for their specific requirements. Below is our top 5 choice of add-ons that can help complete your business productivity solution.

1. Bridge24

Top 5 Trello Add-ons

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 25, 2017

trello to 5 addonsTrello task management and project collaboration tool is a popular free software for different kinds of situations for a wide range of users. It can be used by individuals and families for simple to-dos and home projects. However, it was created primarily as a business application. Initially, it was developed as a solution to high-level planning issues in a company. Thus, its very visual interface of boards, columns and cards provide its users important information at a glance. Overtime, features were added that enabled users to easily organize work, customize workflows, create tasks and track their progress. However, many companies still require more functionality than the tool currently has to enable teams deliver successful projects.

The Top 5

Trello is an easy-to-use project collaboration tool that can be used by all kinds of users. To compensate for its basic project management functionality, it offers Power-Up add-ons to extend its capabilities. It also published a free, public developer API that allows other software developers and providers a

New Basecamp 3 Project Templates

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 13, 2017

basecamp-logo_600wBasecamp project management and collaboration tool has rolled out several exciting features in 2016. Even before the year ended, a major feature was unveiled, which are project templates. A project template provides several benefits. First of all, it saves project managers valuable time, especially for recurring tasks, to-dos or events. Also, a template can become a standard that positively reinforces a PM process, safeguarding critical project information and details. Finally, it is an effective tool that can reduce risks. If you need a great extension to Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

How to Create a Project Template

Basecamp 3 users who copy the same to-dos or documents can take advantage of the new project template feature. From the Home screen Projects section, users can click on the link “Make a reusable template” to get them started. After clicking, a window will appear asking for a name and optional description of the template. A descriptive project template name will make it easier for

Basecamp 3 for Android New Home Screen and other Improvements

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 12, 2017

basecamp-logo_600wBasecamp is providing companies a centralized space to manage all their projects, teams and client work. Basecamp 3 web-based project management tool includes tools and features that transform how teams work, making it easier to do their jobs. However, work does not stop when people go out of the office, away from their desktop. Therefore, the latest Basecamp 3 for Android now includes improvements that allow the smooth use of the PM app wherever work takes them. If you need a great extension to Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

New Home Screen

The new Basecamp 3 for Android Home screen is the first screen that users see after successfully logging in. In general, users can see all their project cards tiled with the pinned cards on top. To pin a project, tap the beige pin (unpinned) on the top right of the project card. To unpin, simply tap the orange pin (pinned). Also, users can enable the switch at the top of

Top 3 Software Alternatives to Basecamp

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 11, 2017

basecamp-logo_600wBasecamp is an online project management tool where people can organize themselves and collaborate to complete projects. Basecamp 3 is the latest version of the application from a company that started in 1999. Simplicity is one of the guiding principles in designing the application, and this has allowed users to easily get on board and use it immediately.

Why people are not happy with Basecamp?

Basecamp is one of the earliest PM tools available online. Since its launch, it has rolled out new features and a major redesign. However, some of its earlier customers who have experienced growth in their business felt that they have outgrown Basecamp because of their more complex needs. Also, the work environment and business landscape has already transformed many times over, bringing different challenges and opportunities.

For example, companies now have a need for time tracking and cost tracking. Also, there is a need to break down complex tasks into subtasks, create task dependencies, and assign them to multiple resources. Gantt charts are time-proven tools

Atlassian acquires Trello for $425M

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 10, 2017

atlassian-trello-image-1Trello visual project management application is being acquired by Atlassian software company for $425M. The acquisition will be finalized before March 2017. The transaction involves $360 million in cash, and the remainder will be in terms of stock shares and options. Jay Simons, the president of Atlassian reports that Trello is the 18th acquisition by the company and is also the largest. Currently, Trello has about 19 million users. If you are looking for a brilliant extension to Trello, we suggest trying out our own tool Bridge24 for Trello.

Atlassian – Building Software for Teams

When Atlassian started in 2002 in Sydney, Australia, it was aiming to use software to help teams work better together. At that time, most software companies were developing for personal productivity. Even today, they still believe that only a few companies are building software for teams. It has been their mission since day one to help unleash the potential in every team through their software. Their portfolio of products can help teams

Basecamp 3 Chatbots – Interactive, Reporting and for GitHub

By Jose Maria Delos Santos | January 9, 2017

basecamp-logo_600wBasecamp project management and collaboration application is giving companies the opportunity to be better organized. With a single, centralized web-based platform, users are able to communicate with everybody else to complete their projects. Moreover, new features that are relevant and responsive to today’s working environment are available to all users. For instance, users can now make, bring or adopt their own chatbots with the recent publication of their chatbot API. Chatbots are basically computer programs that imitate conversation with people. If you need a great extension to Basecamp, we recommend you use our own tool Bridge24 for Basecamp.

Two Types of Basecamp Chatbots

Basecamp 3 chatbots are providing new opportunities. It is known that the PM app has a built-in instant messaging and chat room called Campfire. Now, it is equally easy to talk to chatbots as it is in chatting with team mates. Basically, there are two types of chatbots, interactive and reporting chatbots. Interactive chatbots can receive messages and provide a response to users. When

Upload Attachments Now Supported Through Bridge24

By Bridge24 Team | December 19, 2016

Users are not only viewing, but also editing their data more and more within Bridge24 for AceProject, Asana, Basecamp, and Trello. To complete the basic editing capabilities already available, a new Attachment Uploader has been added for all providers. Now when editing your Task/Card/To do within Bridge24, the upload of documents, images, and any other files is made easy.

To use the Attachment Uploader:

  • Open the Edit dialogue of a Task/Card/To do
  • Click on the Attachments tab and click the Browse button to select your files, or drag and drop your file(s) anywhere on the Edit dialogue
  • Update the Task/Card/To do
  • Add multiple files at once
  • Edit other information at the same time as uploading

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What else you can do:

  • Use the preview icon to open images for a quick look

  • Delete attachments

Like all functionality, anything done in Bridge24 is reflected in your connected application