Projects can quickly take on a life of their own, spiraling out of budget and taking far more time than planned.
Project management software can help—but it adds an extra item to your already-strapped budget.
There are still great, free project management apps for you.
From kanban board apps to Gantt chart software, here are the 19 best project management apps for teams on a budget.
Need more features and have a bit more flexibility in your budget?
Check out our roundup of 50 of the best project management apps, with a number of options starting at around $5/month per user.
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Editor’s Note: This post was updated in March 2017 to reflect pricing and feature changes, as well as to add some new free project management software.
7 Fully Free Project Management Apps
You’ve got too much to juggle and need a project management app to sort it out into projects, tasks, and deadlines.
And you need your entire team to help you get those tasks done.
These project management apps are the ones for you.
They’re free for unlimited projects and users, so you can plan as many projects with as many people as you need—and only upgrade when you want more features.