Create a list to use with Planboard
You can use most SharePoint list types, however
Your list should have a Choice or Multi Choice column for the categories (see Terminology)Additionally you can use Views - e.g. only show uncompleted tasks or tasks assigned to the current user.
Add PlanBoard web part to a page
Once you have installed PlanBoard (see Installation) you will be able to add the PlanBoard web part to a web part or wiki page.