We recommend the following Custom Field types for software teams:
The Dropdown Custom Field gives you a list of options to choose from in a dropdown menu. You can use this Custom Field to display information such as:
- Category/Item type
- Release number
- People (eg. designer, front-end engineer, backend engineer)
- Root cause
The Number Custom Field allows you to input a numeric value into the field on the task. Use this Custom Field to record and display information such as:
- Total number of bug reports
The Status Custom Field allows you to display the status of a task or project.
With the Sprint Points Custom Field, you can assign a number of spring points for any task or project.
The Priority Custom Field allows you to change the priority level of your tasks and projects.
With the Due Date Custom Field, you can assign a due date for your tasks.
The Comments Custom Field allows you to quickly leave a comment on any of the tasks in your Workspace.
The Checkbox Custom Field gives your tasks a true or false checkbox.
To learn more about Custom Fields and how to create your own, check out this article.