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waffle.io vs ZenHub: What are the differences?

waffle.io: Simple project management for your GitHub issues, free for open source. Track priority and rank for your GitHub issues across multiple repositories. Automatically see issues moved across a board for you, when you open pull requests or create branches; ZenHub: Agile Project Management inside GitHub. ZenHub is a lightweight browser extension that adds a powerful set of features directly into GitHub's UI.

waffle.io and ZenHub can be primarily classified as "Kanban for GitHub Issues" tools.

Some of the features offered by waffle.io are:

  • Issues displayed in columns based on GitHub labels
  • Realtime updates
  • Automatically moves issues across states when you take actions like creating Pull Requests

On the other hand, ZenHub provides the following key features:

  • Multi-Repo Task Board Support
  • ToDo (private to-do lists)
  • Slack integration

"Tight integration with github issues" is the primary reason why developers consider waffle.io over the competitors, whereas "Don't have to leave github" was stated as the key factor in picking ZenHub.

Movielala, Virtkick, and Zinc are some of the popular companies that use ZenHub, whereas waffle.io is used by Movielala, Key Location, and triGo GmbH. ZenHub has a broader approval, being mentioned in 50 company stacks & 23 developers stacks; compared to waffle.io, which is listed in 37 company stacks and 23 developer stacks.

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Pros of waffle.io
Pros of ZenHub
  • 42
    Tight integration with github issues
  • 32
    “done” column, closes the github issue automatically
  • 27
    Clean ui
  • 26
    Easy to integrate
  • 14
    Slack integration
  • 10
    Assign a card to a milestone
  • 10
    Always view pull requests as separate issue cards
  • 7
    Waffle story card
  • 6
    Todoist integration
  • 2
    Travis Integration
  • 2
    Use Waffle's "Connect" Keyword to Connect PR's to Issue
  • 2
    Grouping issues with Pull Requests
  • 1
    Flowdoc Integration
  • 1
    Trello Integration
  • 1
    Bitbucket Integration
  • 1
    GitLab Integration
  • 74
    Don't have to leave github
  • 53
    No context switching, use github for everything
  • 38
    Fast and effective team support
  • 36
    Github integration
  • 33
    The board makes easier to prioritize
  • 30
    It's all about that +1
  • 20
    Fair pricing model
  • 14
    Burndown charts right in github
  • 5
    Intuitive
  • 4
    Slack integration
  • 1
    Guidelines about Agile

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What is waffle.io?

Track priority and rank for your GitHub issues across multiple repositories. Automatically see issues moved across a board for you, when you open pull requests or create branches.

What is ZenHub?

ZenHub powers agile development and product roadmapping for some of the world's most innovative teams. It's a better way to manage your GitHub Issues, Multi-repo Boards, Epics, and reports -- all without ever leaving GitHub. Experience data

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Jira
Jira's secret sauce is the way it simplifies the complexities of software development into manageable units of work. Jira comes out-of-the-box with everything agile teams need to ship value to customers faster.
Trello
Trello is a collaboration tool that organizes your projects into boards. In one glance, Trello tells you what's being worked on, who's working on what, and where something is in a process.
Codetree
Codetree is a project management app deeply integrated with GitHub issues -- every issue in Codetree corresponds directly to an issue on GitHub. We offer both a compact list view and kanban taskboards.
Zube
Zube's a project management platform that syncs with GitHub issues in real time. Zube has a kanban / scrum board that's designed for developers, a powerful issue manager for team leads, and a ticketing system for the entire team.
HuBoard
Adds a lightweight kanban board to GitHub issues, instantly adding project management to your GitHub projects. HuBoard is built from the ground up using the GitHub public API. HuBoard issues are GitHub issues, you will never have to deal with syncronization problems.
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