What are the column choices?

monday.com offers you a large choice of columns to customize your board the way you want it to be. This article covers each column one by one. Click here to learn how to add a column to your board. 

The Person column

With the person column you can assign each task to a specific team member. It allows you to visually see who is responsible of what and give ownership of tasks to your team. Click here to find out more! 

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The Status column  

This column allows you to visually keep track of the progress of your tasks. It comes with a choice of 20 color labels that you can customize. The status column can also be used to prioritize and categorize your tasks. Check out this article to learn more about it.

status.gifThe Text column

This column allow you to add any type of text such as a phone number, address or short comment.

The Date column

The date column allows you to set up due dates for your tasks. With this column, you will be able to receive deadline reminders. Check out this article to learn more about it. 

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The Numbers column

You can use this column for pretty much anything related to a number: it can be to keep track of a budget, of a quantity of item, of the number of hours you spent on a task etc... Learn more about it on this article.

budget.pngThe Timeline

One of our favorite column at monday.com 😊. It is our own version of the Gantt chart and allows you to manage people and their workload in a totally visual way. Check out this article to learn more about it. 

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The tags 

This allows you to list a number of keywords that will appear next to a hashtag symbol (#). Using the Tags column will help you to group pulses from different groups or different boards throughout your account by a consistent keyword. Check out this article to learn more about it.

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The rating column 

Available in our column center, this column allows you to visually rate or rank your pulses. ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Check out this article to learn more about it.

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The World Clock Column

This amazing column is a life saver if you are managing leads or have a contact list of users you need to reach out to. It allows you to see what time it is according to the timezone of each person. Check out how it works just here

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The Checkbox column

We all know that satisfying feeling to mark as "check" the item you have completed 😌 We now give you the option to do it through our checkbox column! ✔️ Learn more about it in this article.

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The Link column

The link column allows you to add an hyperlink to any website. You can customize each pulse with a specific web address and text to display. Learn more about this column right here

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The Creation Log column

The Creation Log column adds the creator and date of creation for each pulse automatically! Check out this article to learn more about it. 

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The Auto Number column

The auto number column allows you to number your pulses according to the time their order in the group/board. It is an amazing column to use if you want to keep track of how many tasks are in your board. It is also great if you have orders and want to have specific tracking numbers for them 1️⃣ 2️⃣ 3️⃣. Check out how it works in details just here

The Country column

This column will not only displays the name of the country but also the flag associated to it! Learn how it works right here

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The Vote column

The rating column gives the opportunity to your team members and board subscribers to vote for their favorite pulses. Learn more just here

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The Team column

Sometimes, one single task needs to be handled by several team members. This is the reason why we came up with the team column. This column allows you to assign a team to a pulse. Check out how it works in details just here

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The Location column

The location column allows you to add the address of a specific location and see it on a geographic map. 📍Check out how it works in details just here

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The week column

This handy week picker is great to visually see when your project or task is due 📆 Learn more about it by clicking right here.

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The Progress Tracking column

The progress tracking column allows you to combine all the status columns of each pulse into one, beautiful battery-like view. This column is a must to keep visually keep track of the progress of your tasks. Learn more about it in this article.

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The Long Text

The long text column is the same as the text column... but longer 😊 It can be used to add a guideline, a description or any long text related to your pulse. Learn more about it in this article.

 

The Phone column

You can now start a call with your contacts directly from monday.com through the phone column! 📞 This column is amazing if you are using monday.com as a CRM and need to reach out to your clients, suppliers or more. Learn more about it in this article.

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The Pulse ID column

The pulse ID column allows you to have a unique ID number associated to each pulse of your board. 1️⃣ 2️⃣ 3️⃣ Learn more about it in this article.

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The Formula column

Missing the Excel formula and mathematic capabilities? Not to worry! We came up with the formula column just for this. This column allows you to make calculations with other columns. It goes from simple mathematical equation to more complex functions and formulas. Learn more about it in this article.

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The Color Picker Column 

Working in design and need a column to help you pick and work with specific colors? We came up with the Color Picker Column just for that! With this new feature, you'll be able to use this column to work with specific colors and track down their respective color codes. You are also able to select whether you'd like to work with the Hex Color Code or the RGB Color Code. Learn more about it in this article.

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The Last Updated column

Want to see in one glance when and by who your pulse was last updated? Look no further! All you need to do is add the last updated column. Check out this article to learn more about it. 

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The Time Tracking column

Wondering how much time you spend on each task? You now have the ability to track it with the time tracking column! ⏰ Learn how it works right here

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The File column

The file column allows you to attach files to each pulses within your board. Check out this article to learn more about it. 

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[COMING SOON] The Custom URL 

This column allows you to define a dynamic parameter to add to a link. It is super useful if you are for example using an external CRM that you wish to connect with monday.com. Check out how it works right here

[COMING SOON] The Hour Column

The Hour Column allows you to write down and add specific hours to your pulses! Check out how it works in this article. ⏰

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If you have any questions further questions, please feel free to reach out to our customer success team right here. We are available 24/7 and happy to assist :)