Welcome to “Plugged In,” where we take a look at some of the most popular WordPress plugins in various categories. This week, we look into the best WordPress plugins that can assist with project management.
A key aspect of any well-run WordPress site is organization. Project management plugins help facilitate planning, order, and discipline within your business. A good project management plugin can help ensure that tasks are properly delegated and deadlines are easy to keep track of; these plugins ultimately help save an enormous amount of time. Here are some of our top picks for project management plugins that can help streamline your tasks.
SP Project & Document Manager
SP Project & Document Manager is a powerful plugin that allows you to manage documents and files across many media types. Through the plugin, you can also manage clients, documents, accounts, vendors, distribution and more. Users at all levels are able to create and manage projects. Administrators control all aspects of user access; interactions with clients, management of sales organization and more are all easily maintained within this plugin. With an easy-to-use template, clients have complete control over the flow of information and can add/modify projects.
Task Manager by Eoxia is a quick and easy to use plugin that allows you to create tasks, assign them to users, and afterward track the time spent to complete them. Tasks can include ones relevant to the entire organization and/or private tasks. Team members can then comment on date and time spent. Through a shortcode, you can display a task on any page or post.
WP Project Manager
WP Project Manager is a plugin designed specifically to be used for project management within WordPress. Features include everything you need to run an efficient site, including the ability to create and modify projects, assign team members to tasks, send messages about projects with attachments, and add comments to them. Additional features include the ability to make custom to-do lists as well as create milestones for better project management.
Project Panorama gives clients and team members a visual representation of project progress. Panorama communicates project status and phases as well as document status, important events, and timing. Panorama’s timing features allow you to keep track if you are on track or behind schedule.
What are your favorite project management plugins? Let us know in the comment section below.