1.9.12 — Progress

1.9.12 — Progress

This release adds progress to the check-in screens. Now it’s easier to see how many times per week you’ve been following your goals. Read on for some background on progress. In our design meetings we’ve been talking about the Lift coaching stack. What coaching can we provide to make you killer awesome at any of…

1.9.11 — Mini Celebrations

1.9.11 — Mini Celebrations

This release adds mini celebrations, landscape mode for playing videos and a revamped goal settings so that it’s easier to set reminders, privacy (and perhaps, in the future, other cool features). Read on for a bit more about this release. A lot of this release is laying the groundwork for future releases. Last release included…

1.9.10 — Guided Meditation & YouTube

1.9.10 — Guided Meditation & YouTube

This release adds a collection of guided meditations and adds an embedded YouTube player so that practicing these guides is more fun. Read on for everything we know about meditation. We’ve done two investigations into meditation. Last year we investigated successful meditation practices and then, for this release, we’ve searched for experts who can lead…

1.9.9 — UI Tweaks

1.9.9 — UI Tweaks

This release includes a reorganization of our goal categories along with a handful of usability tweaks (especially to our add note feature and to our step instructions) and bug fixes (including three crashers). Read on for a bit about goal categories and how they relate to your character. As we transition from Lift 1.0 to…

1.9.8 — Milestone Celebrations

1.9.8 — Milestone Celebrations

This release redesigns our milestone celebration and fixes a handful of usability bugs, including accidentally archiving goals. Read on for some background and other news from the Lift community. Milestones are one of the big new concepts that we’re working to introduce for Lift 2.0 (along with step-by-step coaching and discussions). Hitting a milestone, which…

1.9.7 — Add Goal

1.9.7 — Add Goal

This release brings back the ability to create a new custom goal that doesn’t already exist on Lift. Read on for our philosophy about adding your own goals to the Lift system. Our mission is to help people achieve any goal and so far people have added more than 230k to Lift. But that’s not…

1.7.5 — Progress and Skip

1.7.5 — Progress and Skip

This release adds progress indicators and a “skip-this-step” action for coaching plans. You can find the progress indicator on your dashboard and the skip option in the top right of the check-in screen. Read on for a little bit more about the philosophy of skip. In my observation of coaching plans, both in Lift and…

1.7.4 — Plan Screens

1.7.4 — Plan Screens

This release adds full plan screens to our habit directory, so that you can review the the steps of the plan before you start. To find them, go to our Add Habit flow. This is the plus button in the upper right of your dashboard. There are now three sections labeled as coaching plans (Coaching…

1.7.2 — Coaching Plans

1.7.2 — Coaching Plans

This release includes a simple coaching feature with an initial set of ten coaching plans. We’re also opening up this feature to other coaches or Lift users who want to share their expertise by creating a plan. If that’s you, you can get started from our blog: http://blog.coach.me Read on for where this feature is going.…