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Backlog is the Smartsheet alternative for bug tracking

Streamline your bug reporting process and get a complete view of unresolved issues in a glance with Backlog.

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Track bugs with a bug tracker, not a spreadsheet

Backlog is a bug tracking and project management tool built for developers, by developers.

  • Easy to use

    Flexible and lightweight, Backlog has everything you need to keep track of issues across multiple projects.

  • Free for small teams

    Manage your entire project without breaking the bank. Backlog is completely free for teams of up to 10 users.

  • Integrated with version control

    Backlog is fully integrated with Git and SVN so you can review code, add issues, and track projects under one roof.

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Backlog vs. Smartsheet

As your product grows, so does your team's need to report and monitor issues. Backlog makes it easy to manage bug reports right next to your projects and code.

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Free for 10 users
Bug reporting
Git & SVN repositories
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See the big picture

Visualize your entire project timeline with a Gantt chart. See which tasks have been completed, which are in progress, and which are falling behind.

Features that enhance your development workflow

  • Comments

    Use comments to answer questions, suggest changes, and provide feedback.

  • File sharing

    Attach files to comments or upload them to centrally located file folders.

  • Custom fields

    Create custom categories that fit your team's unique workflow.

  • Milestones

    Differentiate phases within projects to keep everyone on schedule.

  • Email integration

    Add issues, reply to mentions, and post comments to pull requests via email.

  • Notifications

    Notify specific team members when something requires their attention.

Stay updated from anywhere

Create, comment, and update tasks on the go. Backlog's native apps are free and automatically sync with your online workspace.

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