Quick way to record activities is very important. Otherwise, you will spend lot of time to save activities and finally abandon logging time. Application widget allows to record time much faster - even without unlocking your phone

Today widget

This widget was available before iOS 14 and it's not obvious how to add it now. To add swipe to Today screen and press on "Edit" - this is usual place for adding widgets

But instead of pressing "+" button in the top left corner press on "Customize" in the bottom

You will see list of widgets that were available before iOS 14

Just add it and then press "Done" button in the top right corner

Old widgets have one advantage over iOS 14 widgets - they are interactive. If you press on area in new widgets - it always opens master application.

iOS 14 widgets advantage over old widgets - they can be of any size and they can be placed to desktop