September 15, 2021
How to Turn Gmail into a To-Do List
This setup was inspired by Andreas Klinger's Don’t drown in email! How to use Gmail more efficiently." His approach treats Gmail like a functional to-do list without using another app. Six years in the making, and I've never turned back!
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For to-do's, follow-ups, and reference material, I use the yellow-bang, purple-question, and blue-info (respectively). You set these by clicking in the email and rotating to the Star you want. 💡 I also remove the default yellow-star.