If you work continuously or study hard, things can get monotonous at times and the motivation to get things done might get lost. And we all know that motivation is really important to get the positive energy behind what you do, so that you can use your potential for the best. Well, if you've been feeling that lack of motivation in your life, here are 7 motivational apps for Android and iPhone that should go down your throat:
1. Fabulous – Motivate me!
Fabulous is definitely a fabulous (pun intended) app when it comes to motivating you to live a healthy life. The app brings targeted health advises, different weight loss programs, healthy habits, the built-in fitness program and many such features to ensure you stay motivated. The app lets you set up a morning routine and add goals for the day, so you can track them properly.
You can even hit the make me fabulous button to get various guides to exercise, nap, meaningful and focused work, meditate, yoga and stretching. All this in a beautiful interface. Well, give the app a try and we're sure you won't be disappointed.
Installer: Android (free)
2. Forest: stay focused
Are you one of those people who gets distracted by your smartphone too often? Well, here comes the Forest app to your rescue. The app requires you to plant a seed, which will grow in a time span of 30-120 minutes and if you leave the forest app in between, the tree will die. So basically this app lets you set up a time when you really want to focus on something, other than your smartphone. The app helps you stay focused and lets you track your story in a very nice interface so you know how you did.
Installer: Android (free with in-app purchases), iOS ($1.99)
3. Habitica: Gamify Your Tasks
The Habitica app lets you treat your life like a game to keep you motivated while accomplishing goals. You can simply go ahead and enter your daily goals, to-do lists, habits, create you avatar and you're good to go. Your avatar level will go up as you go to complete your goals and tasks. You will also be able to unlock various features such as pets, armors, skills and quests which you can use to compete against other people. Pretty cool, right? Habitica certainly makes you work out as well as keep track of your pleasure habits.
Installer: Android, iOS (free with in-app purchases)
4. Strides: Habit Tracker
Strides is a beautiful goal and habit tracking app that brings innovative graphics and unique user friendly reminders to keep you motivated. The app offers various goal/habit models like exercise, weight, drink water, get up early, read, save money, meditate and more. You can even create your custom goals or habits to keep track of. The most important feature of a goals and habit tracking app is the ability to keep you interested and that's where Strides excels with its convenience. , badges and a great interface. While the app is free, there is also a Pro version which brings features such as labels, filters, privacy lock, archives, goal notes, the ability to export data and more.
Installer: iOS (Free, Pro $ 4,99)
5. Get Sh * t Done!
The Get Sh*t Done app provides you with your very own challenging task master. If you're down and you really need to get a task done, the Get Sh*t Done app should definitely help. First of all, the app's fresh yet streamlined interface and the very hyped lingo used in the app should definitely cheer you up. The app lets you create a goal, its sub-goals and the time you want to assign to it. You can even set a punishment if you fail to complete the task or a reward if you complete it in time.
There are three modes: Pu**y mode (unlimited breaks), Hard mode (earn breaks) and Superawesome mode (no breaks). We're pretty sure this app will motivate you to get sh*t done. So let's do this sh*t!
Installer: Android (free)
6. Habit Bull – Habit Tracker
As the name suggests, Habit Bull is another habit tracker app, but it has a number of unique features that make it a great motivational app. The app allows you to keep track of your daily activities and goals with ease. You can add positive habits or routines that you want to follow and you can enter your bad habits that you need to reduce. The app offers a streak counter and success percentage for each habit.
Moreover, you get great motivational quotes for different goals like meditation, reading, quit drinking or smoking etc. Some of the features like multi cloud backup device sync, Google Fit integration etc. are only available for the Premium version.
Installer: Android, iOS (free, $4.99 at Premium)
7. Shuffle My Life – Activities
If a fun new task gets your mojo back, you can try the Shuffle My Life app for Android. The app brings up various cool tasks that you can do to get out of boredom. It even allows you to discovering new places, hobbies, people, group tasks and more depending on your location, time and even weather. There are activities in different categories like Creative, Fitness, Social, Urban, Productive, etc. There is also an option to filter tasks based on your budget, interest and time. You can even earn points and achievements in Google Play Games for completing various tasks.
The app is available in a free version as well as a Pro version, which brings features such as group tasks, ability to save tasks for later, notifications, future updates for free and more Again.
Installer: Android (free with in-app purchase for Pro)
8. Workout Coach: Fitness Coach
Chances are, you're looking for a motivation app to get in shape and if so, Workout Trainer is the app to get. The app brings you thousands of free workouts and tailored training programs to help you get in shape. Don't worry, the app includes programs for beginners as well. The programs include audio, photo and video instructions, so you should have no problem understanding any exercise. Other app features include the ability to edit workouts, play your favorite music, follow real trainers and more.
If these features aren't enough, the app includes a Pro subscription, which brings features like workout challenges of the week, specialty workouts, web workouts, community forums with trainers and more.
Installer: Android, iOS (Free, Pro available at $6,99/month)