This article was originally published on Feb. 2, 2017 and has been updated.

We all know the importance of setting goals -- they hold you accountable, tell you what you truly want and help propel you forward. Whether we strive to get started on that new project, spend more time at home, launch a new product or want to lose weight, many of us simply state our goals but fail to set deadlines and track our progress toward achieving them.

Integrating your goals into your digital life is an easy way to keep them top of mind and keep you motivated. Some apps even allow you to make your goals public, helping to hold you accountable and to garner support from friends and family.

...