HabitYou Product Guide
Click below to jump on a section and look for Orange Circles
- Create New Habit
- Fixed and Flexible Habits
- Mark Status – Fixed Habits
- Set Reminders for a Habit
- Habit Widgets – Notes, ToDo, Daily Counter, Story, Links
- Habit Widgets – Pin to Habit, Reorder and Edit Widgets
- Habit Streaks and Graphs
- Habit Medals
- Habit Feed
- Super Journal
- Sort Habits
- Edit a Habit
- Delete and Snooze a Habit
- Backup and Restore your data
- Follow HabitYou on Instagram, Facebook
- Upcoming features
1. Create New Habit
Create a new habit by clicking on + icon in Toolbar
+ New Habit at the bottom of Home.
(Marked in Orange Circles in images below)
Don’t forget to Add a reminder before Saving the Habit.
Habit Ideas has a list of Habit suggestions. Do give it a try.
2. Fixed and Flexible Habits
Habits schedule can be selected while creating habits as Fixed or Flexible:-
Fixed Days of a week among Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Fixed habits are shown as Circles. Click on circles to mark the habit
Flexible Days – X times every Week or Month
Flexible habits are shown as Bands across the week. Select +/- to mark Flexible Habits
Habit Schedule can’t be changed after creation. This is to ensure that Habit Streak is maintained.
3. Mark Status – Fixed Habits
Click on a Glowing Circle below habit name to mark the status for that date
Click on the down arrow to the left side of Habit Name to open HabEx (Habit Expanded), and Click on Status button
There are 3 types of Status for Fixed Habits:-
- Completed successfully. Streak will increase
- Missed voluntarily. Streak will break
- Skipped due to unavoidable reasons. Streak will stay the same
You can mark status of a habit only for Today, Yesterday and Day before.
4. Set Reminders for a Habit
Set reminder while creating a Habit
Change reminder from HabEx (Habit Expanded) [Click on the down arrow to the left side of Habit Name]
Set upto 1 reminder for every Habit. Multiple reminders will come in future.
5. Habit Widgets – Notes, ToDo, Daily Counter, Story, Links
Primary widget shows below Habit Name on home in HabEx (Habit Expanded) [Click on the down arrow to the left side of Habit Name]
Add Notes, ToDO, Story, Counter and Links to your habit to create your Habit Feed – All your memories of a Habit
Click “View All Widgets” to Pin, Add, Reorder widgets.
You can add multiple widgets to a Habit, but only the Primary one is visible below the Habit in home
6. Habit Widgets – Pin to Habit, Reorder and Edit Widgets
You can view all Habit-Widgets by clicking on Habit Name or on “View all widgets” in HabEx
From Habit Widgets (HabWig) screen you can Add or Remove a Widget. Reorder widget – by clicking on “Add Widget” button ( shown in Orange Circle.)
The Top-Most Primary widget also shows below the Habit Name in the home screen
7. Habit Streaks and Graphs
Mark your habits regularly to build a chain of Streaks, Earn Medals and view your progress in Graphs
View your progress by clicking on Numbers in Square to the right of Habit Name. This number is your Current Streak – chain of continuous days you completed a habit.
8. Habit Medals
Earn Habit Medals on reaching a Streak of 3, 7, 30 and 100. Streak is a chain of continuous days you completed a habit.
These medals are also visible on your Habit Streaks screen and Habit Feed.
Share these medals and feel proud of your achievement
9. Habit Feed
Habit Feed shows your journey around a Habit – All your Notes, ToDo, Story, Medals etc. Think of it as a mini-journal around a habit.
Click on Feed icon(shown in Orange circle below) from Habex and Widgets.
Habit Feed is also the second tab on your Habit Streak Screen.
10. Super Journal
Super Journal is your powerful journal, complete journey on HabitYou. It is collection of all your Habit Feed in one place – Notes, ToDo, Story, Medals etc.
Click on 1st Circle on Home to open Super Journal (marked in Orange circle below)
11. Sort Habits
Sort Habits by clicking on Sort icon on the Top Left corner of Home
Select blue Reorder button for custom sort of habits. Long press and drag to reorder the habits.
You can also sort by a Good/Bad, Life Goal, Morning/Night.
12. Edit a Habit
Click on Edit Icon in Habex [open HabEx, by clicking on the down arrow to the left side of Habit Name]
Click on Edit Icon in HabWig [open HabWig, by clicking on the Habit Name]
13. Delete and Snooze a Habit
Delete habit from Edit Habit Screen. All your progress, notes, todo, medals etc. will also get deleted and can’t be recovered.
If you want to pause instead then Snooze the habit. Snoozed habit will get hidden from home and the streak will be preserved till the date you Activate the habit again.
All Snoozed habits move to snoozed habit section. Access it from bottom of the homepage.
Activate the snooze habits to start again with same streaks.
14. Backup and Restore your data
HabitYou is a private app and all your data resides on your phone.
Backup to Google Drive to keep your data safe and Restore it on another phone or on fresh install.
Go to Settings and do Backup and Restore
Data doesn’t get auto-backed up. So, regularly backup your data.
15. Follow HabitYou
Follow HabitYou account on Social Media
16. Upcoming Features
- Custom Journals – Create Notes, ToDo, Story on the go. Separate from habits
- Inspirations – Quotes, Motivation Stories
- Day Planner – Sync with calendar
Please mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for any suggestions or feedback