Using Checklists in Podio
One thing that Podio lacks, is checklists. Sometimes you need a simple list of things that need to be done without the overhead of tasks, and sometimes you need to have a templated set of checklists ready on any item.
Using tasks for this can be too much overhead, and using a text field can be a little cumbersome.
Luckily, the SuperMenu has a markdown option that includes checkboxes.
With markdown, you can represent un-checked boxes with
[ ] and checked boxes with
When you create text elements with text-based checkboxes in multi-line text fields:
After saving, they become real checkboxes that you can click on to set / unset:
And the underlying text will change accordingly:
And with that, you can easily create checklists using GlobiFlow by just pre-populating a text field with
[ ] and