When this happens...
GmailNew Starred Email
Then do this...
TodoistCreate Task

If you find yourself using your inbox as a to-do list, there's a better way. With the help of Zapier, any time you star an email in Gmail, it will automatically create a to-do item for you in Todoist.

How it works

  1. You star an incoming email in Gmail
  2. Zapier automatically sends the contents to Todoist

What you'll need

  • A Gmail account
  • A Todoist account
  • A Zapier account

Why Zapier?

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It's easy to connect Gmail + Todoist and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

When this happens...
then do this!
Gmail
New Email Matching Search

Triggers when you receive a new email that matches a search string you provide.

Gmail
Create Draft

Create (but do not send) a new email message.

Gmail
New Labeled Email

Triggers when you receive a new email and label it within two days.

Gmail
Send Email

Create and send a new email message.

Gmail
New Attachment

Triggers when you receive a new attachment (triggers once per attachment).

Todoist
Create Project

Creates a new project.

Gmail
New Starred Email

Triggers when you receive a new email and star it within two days.

Todoist
Create Task

Creates a new task.

Gmail
New Thread

Triggers when a new thread starts.

Todoist
Mark Task as Completed

Marks a task as being completed.

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One of the most popular email services, Gmail keeps track of all your emails with treaded conversations, tags, and Google-powered search to locate find any message you need.

Managing millions of tasks, Todoist is one of the best online task management app and todo list. It has Web, iPhone, Android, Chrome, Firefox, Outlook flavors (and more!).