Use Todoist as a data source


Data Source Type: REST/URL
Authentication: Basic HTTP Authentication

API token

Sample Query:

For a list of Todoist projects:<Your-API-Token>&resource_types=["projects"]&sync_token='*'

API Documentation: Todoist API Documentation


Note: This guide assumes that you already have an active Todoist account.

Step 1: Start the data source creation process using Todoist

To create a data source using Todoist, go to the Connector Gallery page in Klipfolio and select Todoist.

Step 2: Find your Todoist API Token

  1. To find your Todoist API Token, login to your Todoist account.
  2. Locate Settings and select Todoist Settings.
  3. Copy your API token in Todoist and paste it in the query where it says: <Your-API-Token>. Remember to erase the angled brackets as you paste in your API token.
  4. Click Add Klip.

Step 3: Write your query and enter it into Klipfolio

Todoist offers a wide variety of queries. Refer to the API Docs for more options.

Here is a sample query to get you started:

For a list of Todoist projects:<Your-API-Token>&resource_types=["projects"]&sync_token='*'

Now that your query is ready:

  • Select Submit.
    Note: In addition to your raw data source, you can create a modelled version of your data source at this stage. To create a modelled data source, ensure that the checkbox next to Model this data source is selected before clicking Continue.
    To learn more about creating a modelled data source, click here.
  • If you are satisfied with the data returned, select Continue to save it and use the data to build Klips.

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