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:


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