28 – Trello

Down 7 places in 2019

Trello is a fast and easy way organise anything – from your day-to-day work, to a personal project. It is available for both personal and collaborative use.

Website: trello.com
Cost: Free and Premium Versions
Availability: Online

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 30
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 22
Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 63

Past Overall Rankings
2018:  28.   2017: 22    2016: 43    2015: 82    2014: –     2013: 87
2012: –        2011: –      2010: –       2009: –      2008: –     2007: –


Comments from some of those who selected Trello as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2019

“App or website) I can organize my life – with my colleagues and even within the family. It gives a perfect overview and is very simple to handle.” Student/HR Admin, Germany

“I use Trello in offering a learning list (playlist) to students, participants and coachees in various courses and also as a project management tool at the production of courses.” Digital Learning Expert, Netherlands

“Tasks management on my own and with teams. Curation tool for a project done collaboratively.” Facilitator of Peer Learning Programs, France

“Trello is a simple to use project management tool, that can be used individually or collaboratively to get organized, plan projects and track progress. I love this tool for personal organization.” Instructional Designer, Canada

“Really nice to make to-do lists. Share documents with others” Teacher, Belgium

“Trello helps to keep our task and lists handy.” Skills Training Coordinator, USA

“It is simple to use and helps me plan, track and reflect.” Organisational Development Manager, UK

Previous comments

“Another collaboration tool. Love that it organizesour personal and team project tasks (and also shared pieces of work with other businesses) together and there is nothing more satisfying than moving a task to the done list! The attachment tools is really helpful for linking relevant documents to a task for easy reference by team members.” Taryl Law, 2018

“Simple but effective. A great place to organize, collaborate and learn.” Clark Quinn, 2018

“I don’t know what I would do without Trello. It allows me to organize my life, which in turn helps me find downtimes when I can squeeze in some personal/professional development.” Emily Madden

“Plan my work. Collaborate with other people. Deliver better work because work is visible and people can comment and give feedback easily.” L&D Manager, UK

“Very easy to use in team projects for planning and groupworking. Steps to success in 1 simple screen” Nick van Breda, Netherlands

” task management and collaboration in a group” Online learning facilitator, Switzerland

“Excellent tool for list making and organization. Ability to collaborate as well, although I’ve been only using it for personal organization and planning.” Emily Clark, Instructional Technologist, Canada, 2016

“For managing tasks” Alexander Roche, Educational technologist, Australia, 2016

“Together Everybody Archives More”, 2016

“For project management.” Benjamin De Wulf, Consultant, Belgium, 2016

“I have found Trello a very powerful tool for working with my team. It’s particularly good for project management.” 2015

“We’ve now moved from Basecamp to Trello.” 2015

“easy way of organising my work projects” 2013