Changing the status of a Post is a really easy way to show progress to everyone who voted.
The available statuses are:
Open (No status)
Under Review (We are considering this)
Planned (We are planning to work on this)
In Progress (We are actively working on this)
Complete (We are done working on this)
Closed (We will not work on this)
Here's an in-depth article about when and how to use different statuses.
Changing a post's status
To change a post status, go to a post in your admin view:
Select a different status from the dropdown. You then have the option of adding a comment (along with an image) as part of the update. This will be included in the status update email below.
Everyone who voted on the post will get a custom-branded email like this:
The end-user roadmap
Once you change the status of a post, it will show up in your roadmap view on your Canny homepage when you log in: