Are you tired of using Notion in the same old way? Are you looking for ways to take your productivity to the next level? Your search ends here!
In this article, we’ll explore the top 10 widgets that will help you maximize your Notion experience. From custom image galleries to one-minute meditations, these widgets will revolutionize the way you use Notion.
So, grab a cup of coffee and get ready to take your productivity to new heights. These widgets are set to transform your workspace, one function at a time.
Top 10 Notion Widgets To Upgrade Your Notion Page
Pixel Thoughts guides you through a 60-second meditation session. You can input whatever thought is bothering you and watch it turn into space dust as it disappears into the universe.
The website comes with soothing background music and guides you to take deep breaths for a minute. A great activity during your Pomodoro timer breaks!
These widgets are popular because they enhance the functionality and aesthetics of your Notion workspace. They are easy to use and can be embedded directly into your workspace, providing a seamless user experience.
The Pomodoro timer is a time management tool that breaks your work blocks into 25-minute intervals. with short 5-minute breaks in between. The benefits of using a Pomodoro timer include increased focus, productivity, and motivation. I’ve also talked about this technique in this Free Notion Timesheet To Track Productivity.
While not exactly a widget, the Pomofocus website can be embedded in your Notion workspace to facilitate productive Pomodoro study or work sessions.
I like Pomofocus for the clean UI and flexibility that the timer offers. Simple done well.
Another website that can be embedded in your Notion workspace, LoFi Cafe streams Lofi music – perfect for studying, working, or chilling.
Personally, I’m more of a fan of including Spotify on my dashboards, but this is a nice alternative. You can find my guide here on How To Add Spotify To Notion.
Life Progress Bar
This widget from Indify is a visual representation of how much time you have left on Earth. Ok a little dramatic but it’s a nice-looking automatic progress bar 🤪.
It is highly customizable, allowing you to change the colors and use it as a progress bar for other purposes, such as a countdown for the year. Its minimalistic design is a major plus point, making it a popular choice among Notion users.
A simple but functional widget from Indify. The Counter allows you to easily keep track of milestones by clicking on the plus or minus buttons.
It can be used to track the number of books read, the countdown to completing school days, the number of Pomodoro sessions, workout sessions, or the countdown to your next holidays!
With eight different clock types to choose from, this Indify widget offers a suitable clock face for every Notion workspace. The clock color and other settings can be customized according to your preferences.
The strong urge to procrastinate? Check out this QOTD widget.
This Indify widget lets you pick a motivational Instagram page to display on your Notion page. It comes with a refresh button that you can click on whenever you want to see a new quote.
Talk about having some fresh inspiration on tap!
If you’re not a fan of how images show up in Notion then check out the the Apption Albumizr. This widget is a good alternative for embedding images on a Notion page. You can upload new images ad-hoc and it’ll automatically get added to the album.
If you’re looking for an image gallery that’s a bit more customizable check out the one from Indify.
Retro Flip Clock
This aesthetic flip clock widget from WidgetBox allows you to customize the background and text colors and even change the border radius of the clock. Tailor it specific to your Notion page color scheme.
A simple calculator that you can include on your Notion page to save you time. This will also help you avoid distractions by allowing you to perform quick calculations without having to switch to separate apps or devices.
This can be especially useful if you frequently work with numbers or a personal finance dashboard.
How To Add Widgets On Notion
In case you’re wondering, embedding widgets in Notion is straightforward. Here’s a step-by-step guide:
- Copy the embed link of the widget you want to use
- Open the Notion page where you want to embed the widget
- Type /embed and paste the copied link
- Click on the “Embed link” and you’re done!
As Notion continues to grow in popularity, it’s likely that we’ll see even more innovative and useful widgets being created. I’m seeing new widgets being regularly developed – the future of Notion widgets looks promising!
Thanks for reading and I hope you found this helpful!
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