The Day One Podcast

The Day One Podcast
The Day One podcast brings you best practices, roadmap information, user and employee interviews, and how to get the most out of the app Day One.

41 - Paul Mayne and Adam Daly talk about big updates!
Nov 25 • 36 min
Today Adam sits down with Paul Mayne to talk about a big update in version 4.3 for both iOS and Mac, including PDF support! YAY! Day One Facebook Community Email Us for the podcast! Help and Support
40 - A conversation with Emily Robison
Oct 21 • 36 min
Today, Brett and Adam sit down with Emily Robison and we talk about her use of Day One since 2012! Also, updates for 4.2.2 on iOS and Mac, including PencilKit support for the drawing tool in Day One. Day One Facebook Community Email Us! Schedule a…
39 - Many updates and a conversation with Jan from Berlin!
Oct 7 • 35 min
Templates! In-app video recording! Share cards! Quite a few updates. We are joined by Jan from Berlin and we have a great discussion about his routines and uses for Day One using templates and Shortcuts. Day One Facebook Community Email Us!…
38 - Brett and Johnny talk to our Community Page Moderators- Michele and Mike
Sep 9 • 37 min
Brett and John Hicks (software engineer) are joined by our two Facebook Community Administrators: Michele Kendzie and Mike Quinn. A few updates discussed including getting ready for iOS 13 release soon. Then we discuss the community page and…
37 - A conversation with Reid Matthews and Shortcut tips
Aug 26 • 34 min
Today we talk a little about updates/roadmap and then we talk to Reid Matthews. He shares a great fitness Shortcut with us to track some great data. Check out the Shortcut here. Day One Facebook Community Email Us! Schedule a call with Brett…
36 - A Tale of Two Guests: Chris Messina and Paul Mayne
Aug 12 • 36 min
Today, Brett and Adam are joined by two guests: Chris Messina and Paul Mayne. We talk about some updates for Day One in version 4.1 and chat with Chris about his recent adventures. Day One Facebook Community Email Us! Schedule a call with Brett…
35 - Version 4! And a conversation with Justin Morgan
Jul 29 • 38 min
Version 4 is here! Video support. Streaks. Apple Health integration on iPhone for Mindfulness minutes. Dark mode for everyone! We also chat with Justin Morgan about his use of Day One with some great ideas. Day One Facebook Community Email Us!…
34 - Big updates and a conversation with Martijn Schouten
Jul 15 • 43 min
We sit down today with Martijn Schouten and talk about Siri Shortcuts and his routine with Day One. Links to Shortcuts below. We also discuss some big updates coming in version 4.0 (in beta now)! Link for the template for daily…
33 - A Conversation with Mike St. Pierre
Jul 1 • 29 min
Professor and author Mike St. Pierre joins us today as we talk about journaling tips and styles. A few announcements for the development path as well. Day One Facebook Community Email Us! Schedule a call with Brett Help and Support
32 - A discussion with Justin “Juice” Lake and WWDC stuff!
Jun 17 • 48 min
Today we sit down with Justin “Juice” Lake who runs the Instagram account for Day One. We talk about his use of Day One and some great tips for use. We also ask our engineers what their favorite announcement from WWDC. Day One Instagram:…
31 - A conversation with Jeff Rasor
Jun 3 • 38 min
Author, pastor, coach (and more!) Jeff Rasor joins us on the podcast today to talk about his use of Day One. We have a great conversation about using templates/prompts to help maintain consistent journaling habits. Links for Jeff:…
30 - Josh Robertson talks about the new Instagram integration
May 20 • 31 min
Josh Robertson, web/server engineer, joins us this week to talk about the new Instagram integration that will be part of the 3.7 release on iOS. Join us as we talk about the development and implementation of this feature. Day One Facebook…
29 - Discussion with Rio Jean Abella
May 6 • 45 min
Today we talk about some small updates and then a great discussion with Rio Jean Abella. She talks about her journal organization. These are some great ideas on how to structure your journal. Day One Facebook Community Email Us! Schedule a…
28 - Interview with Daniel from South Africa and some updates
Apr 22 • 42 min
Not too many updates on this episode, but the team is busy with some great things (video, Instagram importer, etc.). Join us as we listen to Daniel from South Africa talk about his use. How do you stay consistent? Day One Facebook Community Email Us!…
27 - Updates and a conversation with Vybarr Cregan-Reid
Apr 8 • 40 min
Today we chat with author and professor, Vybarr Cregan-Reid and his use of Day One. We discuss is use of Day One and his background. We will be using his book Primate Change for our May 2019 book club meeting. Link below. Primate Change by Vybarr…
26 - More Shortcuts with Rosemary Orchard!
Mar 25 • 58 min
Today we talk more about automation and Shortcuts with special guest, Rosemary Orchard, cohost of the Automators podcast. Episode 14 of Automators podcast: Here are links to the shortcuts discussed today:…
25 - BJ Homer talks to us about Day One Mac v3
Mar 11 • 40 min
We welcome BJ Homer back to the show! He is our senior engineer at Day One and we talk about version 3.0 on Mac. He gives us some great insight into development and progress of Day One. Day One Community:…
24 - Shortcuts in Day One with Brian Renshaw
Feb 25 • 47 min
Brian Renshaw joins us to talk about Shortcuts with Day One! Here is his website for Shortcut Mondays. You can find options for Day One that you can add on your device. Day One Community:…
23 - Get to know the customer support manager - Adam Daly
Feb 11 • 45 min
Today Brett asks Adam all about his background and roles at Day One. We have some updates but they are still pending the release of version 3 on Mac and other great features coming to iOS. Day One Community:…
22 - Dicussion with Stephanie Sikora and updates
Jan 28 • 49 min
Today we talk to Stephanie Sikora and her new book: Simplified. We are reading this for our January-February book club. We also talk v3 updates for Mac and others. Link to Stephanie’s book: Day One Community:…
21 - New Year updates and interview with Mike from New Jersey
Jan 14 • 46 min
Welcome back! We hope everyone has had a good start to the year. We have some updates to talk about and an interview with Mike from New Jersey. Day One Community: [email protected]
20 - Day One book club discussion about The Gratitude Diaries
Dec 17, 2018 • 55 min
Today we are releasing the audio from the book club discussion on The Gratitude Diaries. Brett and Adam enjoyed this book and got a lot out of it. Let us know what your thoughts are on the book. Day One Community:…
19 - A Conversation with Pete from Portland and the 11th Finger
Dec 3, 2018 • 50 min
Today we talk about some exciting upcoming features for Day One! We invite you to read The Gratitude Diaries by Janice Kaplan and join us for a virtual book club discussion on December 14th. We also chat with Pete from Portland about how he uses Day One…
18 - Gratitude and a conversation with Morgen from Australia
Nov 19, 2018 • 49 min
Today we talk about the 3.3 release for iOS (drag and drop, baby!), 2.9.2 for Mac, our upcoming book club book (The Gratitude Diaries by Janice Kaplan), and have a conversation with Morgen from Australia. Day One Community:…
17 - A Conversation with Kendra Wright
Nov 5, 2018 • 46 min
We have some small updates to talk about here and then we have a wonderful conversation with Kendra Wright! She talks about her backstory and what journaling means to her. See Day One Community:…
16 - Day One Book Club and a conversation with Sheibban
Oct 22, 2018 • 37 min
On this episode we talk about the 3.2.1 release for iOS and some upcoming features like drag an drop to rearrange photos and more! We also hear from Sheibban from New Delhi. Day One Community:…
15 - Johnny Hicks (iOS team) talks about Siri Shortcuts and Watch complications
Oct 8, 2018 • 33 min
Adam and Johnny talk more about Siri Shortcuts and how to take advantage of those in Day One. We also talk about updates coming to the Watch complications and our Watch app. Check out the help guides for details: (search “watch”…
14 - Siri Shortcuts, 2.9 for macOS, and a conversation with Lou
Sep 24, 2018 • 40 min
Today we talk about Siri Shortcuts, new in version 3.1 on iOS. We talk about upcoming updates for macOS including version 2.9. We also hear from Lou about how he uses Day One. Day One Community:…
13 - Journaling and mental health; a conversation with a licensed therapist
Sep 10, 2018 • 34 min
We talk about some updates for 3.0.3 on iOS. We also have a wonderful discussion with Lisa from DC about journaling and mental health. Day One Community: [email protected]…
12 - Paul Mayne talks about version 3!
Aug 27, 2018 • 40 min
Version 3 is available now on iOS with Dark Mode, Audio Recording, and an all-new editor. Join us as we talk with Paul Mayne about these updates and changes. Day One Community: [email protected]
11 - Updates for 13 August 2018
Aug 13, 2018 • 40 min
Brett and Adam play some clips from Brent in NC. He has some great tips for journaling. We also try to define “journaling”. Tune in! Day One Community: [email protected]…
10 - Interview with Brad Forsyth
Jul 30, 2018 • 40 min
Today we are joined by another iOS engineer, Brad Forsyth. We also have some audio clips from Alan from BC. Updates: 3.0 has been released to external beta testers! Tips: IFFTT versus Activity Feed. What is the difference and how you can use them. Day One…
09 - Updates for 16 July 2018
Jul 16, 2018 • 38 min
- Updates: Version 3.0 has been released as an internal beta. Next step is external beta and then public release. - Discussion with Martin from Canada! - Tips/Tutorials: Try using 3D Touch/Force Touch on iOS devices to access shortcuts. Day One Community:…
08 - Interview with Murphy Randle and Josh Robertson
Jul 2, 2018 • 45 min
On this episode, we interview the server/web team: Murphy Randle and Josh Robertson. They talk about their backgrounds, features they’ve worked on, and give us a sneak peak of the future of Day One. Day One Community:…
07 - Updates for 18 June 2018
Jun 18, 2018 • 46 min
Today we talk an upcoming update (2.7.1), WWDC, limiting our distractions with technology, discussions with Andrea from DC and Matthew from TX. Schedule a time to talk about Day One with Brett!…
06 - Interview with Michelle Tessier and Johnny Hicks
Jun 4, 2018 • 46 min
We are joined by two of our iOS engineers today, Michelle Tessier and Johnny Hicks. We talk about the 2.7 release of Day One on iOS and macOS. They also tell us about their backgrounds and some of the things they have worked on at Day One. Plus, interview…
05 - Updates for 21 May 2018
May 21, 2018 • 41 min
We have some updates for you this week and some user interviews. Thank you so much for your feedback each week and we look forward to talking with you. Weekly Tip: Linking entries in Day One. See this help guide:…
04 - Interview with BJ Homer
May 7, 2018 • 31 min
Today we talk to senior engineer, BJ Homer (@bjhomer). We are excited to share his background and experience with Day One along with some features he has worked on. We also have an some clips from an interview with Karen, a member of the Day One…
03 - Updates for 23 April 2018
Apr 23, 2018 • 42 min
This week we talk about latest updates to the apps, roadmap information for Day One as of 23 April 2018, and some community emails! Join Adam and Brett on this week’s episode!…
02 - Interview with Paul Mayne
Apr 9, 2018 • 27 min
Today we sit down with Founder and CEO, Paul Mayne. He talks about the origins of Day One, the transition to a different business model, and a bit about the future of Day One. Join Adam Daly and Brett Nord as we interview Paul! @dayoneapp on…
01 - Pilot episode
Mar 30, 2018 • 37 min
Welcome to the inaugural episode of The Day One Podcast. Today we talk about what we intend the podcast to be, a little history of Day One, roadmap info, recent issues, and a tip to help users get the most out of Day One. Adam Daly is the Lead Customer…