Switch from Jira

It's 2023. Yahoo isn't your search engine. AOL isn't your ISP. Why are you still using Jira? Shortcut is the best tool for issue tracking, project management, docs, and just getting things done.
Why Switch to Shortcut?
You want to do your best work, right? Well we also want you to do your best work. That’s why we’ve focused on the important bits.
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Faster load times
Shortcut is lightweight and responsive.
Easier onboarding
Gain complete visibility into your development efforts
Less feature bloat
Don’t get bogged down trying to update pages of configuration
Docs + Issue Tracking
Connect your planning directly to your work with integrated docs.
Trusted by thousands of modern software teams
We're easy. We're powerful.
We're other good adjectives too. Shortcut is the simple Jira alternative that is intuitive enough for anyone to use, but flexible enough to support a scaling organization.
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"With Shortcut, we are able to track issues and collaborate successfully across departments. Managers and execs can trust the latest information is in Shortcut without interrupting the team."
Christine Spang, CTO / Co-founder

People prefer Shortcut

There are numerous reasons why people prefer Shortcut over Jira, but the numbers don't lie.

Time Saving

Reported direct time savings as a result of using Shortcut


Reported more efficient collaboration across teams.


Reported more efficient process across the business.


Reported less administration needed to manage projects.
We're more than just “drag and drop”
Markdown support, keyboard shortcuts, deep integration with GitHub, and a well-crafted API help Shortcut evolve and improve your software development workflow.
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"A huge plus in Shortcut’s favor is their pace of development. Roadmaps, extra reporting, and numerous other improvements have all launched in the past few months. Their support team is also excellent."
Tom Randle, VP of Operations
Our Users love us
People who use Shortcut really love everything about it. Jira feels like a distant memory
"Great for the entire project, start to finish!"
Nov 17, 2022
Alexus G.
Lifecycle Marketing Manager
"Project management to rule them all!"
July 08, 2022
Nick S.
Lead Software Engineer
"A winning tool for agile teams"
Nov 17, 2022
Alexus G.
VP of Design
Connect to your entire workflow
From GitHub to Slack to Sentry, we offer integrations with tools you love, tools you like, and tools you may even feel kinda meh about. Plus, you can write your own integrations with our API.