what is TaskRPG?
TaskRPG is a "tomato timer" based task management system. The goal is quick and easy to-do list management with a built in timer, all on one page.
This app was built with Django, Bootstrap, JQuery, and AngularJS. Tasks are bound by user, and persistent between logins.
You'll be able to register a username/pw and then get started! Enter tasks on the bottom, click start, and get to work! You'll receive a browser notification once your time is up, then you get a 5 minute break. Repeat until work is done.
How to Manage time
This app is loosely based on the pomodoro technique. When it's crunch time and I'm staring at a huge to-do list, one of the best ways I've found to get things done is to use this technique. Having built-in breaks forces you to step away from your machine and helps prevent burnout that leads to a decrease in code quality and an increase in frustration.
Why 'RPG'? This looks like a to-do list.
Eventually I am going to add gamification elements to the app, so you'll earn reward for completing tasks, each 25m will be a "quest", your character grows levels, etc.
- Add gamification elements
- Persistent timers (maybe)
- Replace placeholder graphics
- Clean up display on mobile
- Clean up registration/login screen