I was hoping to participate in NaNoWriMo this year. However, due to some priorities, I’ll not be able to do so. I wanted to share these documents, though, in hopes that some might find them useful.
I have tested the chart in Numbers. While I have provided an Excel link, I don’t know how it will work with Excel.
To use, simply update your word count in the “Daily Word Count” column for the proper date. Column “Words Left” shows how many words are left from that date. Column “Amount Ahead/Behind” shows how many words you would need to be ‘on par’ with the goal of 50,000 words for the month. If you’re ahead, it’ll be a negative value (and have a green background).
There’s also a chart at the bottom that shows your overall progress compared to the 50,000 word limit.
I hope you find these useful!