Creating GitHub Subtasks in Issues
I just found my favorite to-do list organization. It’s inside of GitHub issues and can also be used as a subtask. It’s so perfect. So elegant. And so, so simple.
Here’s what you do…
- Open a GitHub issue
- In your description, type
- [ ]. In case you didn’t get that, it’s dash-space-bracket-space-bracket.
And that’s it. When you check off a task item, the checkmark (or unselection of a checkmark) persists. GitHub even adds this handy-dandy task completion status on the issue itself: