Look I made a progress bar. This is a proper Google Gadget one which needs some improvement but certainly works.
Trouble is I was getting an attack of the creeping features - I kept thinking how I could make it better. Anyway in its current form you put in the title, the target number and the number you've reached and it displays using a variety of styles and selectable colours.
I haven't made it publicly available as yet. But I may...
What's on the turntable? "Hejira" by Joni Mitchell from "Hejira"