Getting Started with Obsidian Course

Getting Started with Obsidian

If you want to learn your way around Obsidian so that you can build a great note system then this course is for you. I’ll cover basic folder structure, when to use tags or links, and the plugins I think everyone needs to make their Obsidian experience excellent. Plus much more. If you want all my coursesbecome a member.

$99 USD (30-day guarantee)

  • Developing Book Ideas in Obsidian

    Today we’re going to look at fleshing out a big research project I’ve been toying with for a few years. We’ll look at some Obsidian plugins, how I search DEVONthink for more content I may have captured at different times and Shortform to evaluate resources that may fit with the project. Shortform is a sponsor […]

  • We’re Suckers for Purported Features

    How many times have I purchased tech on the promise of it helping me do something that I’ve never even thought about doing. – Greg Morris My last phone was an SE2 which got upgraded after 1 year, but only because my daughter was getting a phone and we didn’t want to purchase her a […]

  • When We Embrace Boredom We Embrace Thinking Time

    A recent post from Jamie got me thinking about our relationship to boredom and good deep thinking and progress on hard problems in our lives. I’ll start by highlighting a pertinent paragraph he writes as he wrestles with the choice to always have an audiobook around. The walk got me thinking: there are probably a […]

  • Four Thousand Weeks – Time Management for Mortals

    Did you know that you have about 4000 weeks to live from beginning to end? Thinking of it like that reminds me of the life calendar which is a sobering look at how little time you have to hang out with those that you love. While this book is designed to help pull you up […]

  • 2 Ways to Restrict Access to a WP Engine Staging Site

    While I develop locally, I also need to show off new work to clients before it gets approved and pushed to a live site and that means I need a staging site that is accessible on the web to my clients. That site is also accessible to everyone else that is using the web, which […]

  • How I Organize Video Course Notes

    In my Getting Started with Zettelkasten Course I’ve been asked how I go about taking notes for video courses. Today I’m going to walk you through how I organize Obsidian to take those notes. Members get all my courses and books for free. Learn more about membership. Learn to have a good process regardless of […]

  • Greg on Followers and Supporters

    Greg talked about how supporters are far more valuable to creators than followers. The gist is that followers just read your stuff, supporters actually pay for it in some way. His thoughts remind me a lot of the 1000 true fans someone needs to create a viable thing. I diverge from Greg though in going […]

  • Best Sync Service for Obsidian

    Today you’re getting a sample course from my Getting Started with Obsidian Course. You can purchase the course below, or members get access to all my courses

  • Yoink bring clipboard history to iPad

    One of the features I use all the time in Alfred on macOS is the clipboard manager. So many times while writing code I need to copy something, then copy another piece of text, and finally paste them both in the same field. Alfred makes this easy and it’s been a feature that iPadOS has […]

  • Yup AirPlay is Kind of Broken

    In this article Jason Snell laments the state of AirPlay on macOS and I totally agree it’s broken. I have 2 Sonos speakers in my office. One Sonos One and one Sonos Roam. The Roam does double duty as it moves around the house a few times a week to be a speaker for others […]