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Backlog Best Practices

Manage your backlog with ease in Shortcut.

  1. Backlog Overview
  2. Backlog Workflow
  3. Backlog Workflow State
  4. Epics Backlog

Step 1 - Backlog Overview

Create and prioritize your Backlog of work in Shortcut.


A product backlog is a prioritized list of work for the development team that is derived from the roadmap and its requirements.  A backlog holds work that ranges from really early ideas all the way up to work that is ready to be pulled into an Iteration or Epic. 

The Shortcut team has some exciting plans in motion, that will make it even easier to manage your backlog. In the meantime, we have two recommended ways that our users are using to successfully manage their backlogs in Shortcut. View the next steps to learn how!