Parsing Your Data from the Habitica API

I’ve been using the Habitica Habit Tracker recently and it’s been a really good app to handle all sorts of history tracking. How much water do I drink? How many cigarettes do I smoke per day? Hint: recently very few.

Fortunately Habitica also has an API that lets you work with your entire history programmatically and to display it in every chart you can imagine.

The chart I wanted was to look at the history of how many cigarettes I had smoked per day. If you’re a smoker you probably know that it’s more of a day by day thing how much energy you have to fight the urge of simply going for another smoking break or lighting another cigarette.

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Habitica Habit Tracker Review

Habitica, formerly known as HabitRPG is a habit tracker app for Android and iOS that also comes with an accompanying website to enable you to track your habits or keep ToDo Lists.

The concept is simple, you enter your habits, daily tasks and ToDos and then you have an easy way to keep track of what you do how much. The tasks are segmented in

  • Habits (good and bad ones)
  • Daily Tasks (also weekly or monthly possible)
  • regular Todo Items

Also every task can have a difficulty. Drink Water for example I find trivial, but running 5k is medium/hard (at least in my world).

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