Tag: Obsidian

  • How I Use Obsidian to track Programming

    How I Use Obsidian to track Programming

    If you’re a web developer and want some insight into how you could use Obsidian to track what you work on, today is for you. I’m going to give you a tour of how I use Obsidian to track GitHub issues and document our site setup. As this is a working Obsidian vault, I’m not […]

  • OmniFocus Task Templates in Obsidian

    OmniFocus Task Templates in Obsidian

    Recently I shared a video on sharing an Obsidian note to OmniFocus as a task. Well as I test out OmniFocus again to think about doing a course on it, I realized I needed a few other shortcuts to make draw out some more power. On the Obsidian side, you’ll need to get the Shortcut…

  • Blog from Obsidian to Ulysses

    Blog from Obsidian to Ulysses

    In the comments on my video about sending an Obsidian note to OmniFocus as a task, Andy noticed that I had a Ulysses integration and asked if I’d share it. Today’s quick video is just that, my Shortcut to share Obsidian text to Ulysses so I can publish it on my site.

  • Send Obsidian Notes to OmniFocus as Tasks

    Send Obsidian Notes to OmniFocus as Tasks

    I read a bunch of books and sometimes it’s hard to remember which one I’ve processed my notes on. Today I’m going to show you a Shortcut that sends an Obsidian note to OmniFocus so that I have a running list of books I need to revisit. Why Not Obsidian? Some of you make wonder…

  • Obsidian Popout Windows

    Obsidian Popout Windows

    When I’m working on a writing project I often have many notes open, alongside the main writing pane I want to be working in. Previously I’d end up with many panes open in Obsidian, which limited the workspace I wanted to see, and sometimes meant that I’d close the pane I was writing in. Now…

  • GTD in Your PKM – Track Everything

    GTD in Your PKM – Track Everything

    I recently got asked how I use Obsidian alongside all the project management and task tools I must have. In any given week I have things to do coming in via Trello, Github Issues, email and Things 3. Many of these items may also have a related Slack conversation, or notes I have taken in…

  • My 5 Favourite Kanban Tools

    My 5 Favourite Kanban Tools

    Kanban is one of my favourite task management systems. It does an excellent job at visualizing what is outstanding in a project and seeing all of the tasks that are assigned to you. If you’re interesting in learning more about Kanban I suggest the Personal Kanban book. Today we’ll look at my 5 favourite kanban…

  • Fix Obsidian Kanban Mobile

    Fix Obsidian Kanban Mobile

    While I use macOS for much of my work, I still strongly prefer iPadOS as an operating system. For the most part, Obsidian and the surrounding plugins work perfectly on iPadOS, but not always. One recent tweak I made to the Kanban plugin for Obsidian was to invert the order of new cards. This accomplishes…

  • Introduction to Kanban in Obsidian

    Introduction to Kanban in Obsidian

    Today’s video is going to walk through the basics of the Kanban Plugin for Obsidian. By the end of the video you’ll understand how to use the plugin and see my basic YouTube Kanban setup. One of my favourite things about the plugin is the excellent documentation that the plugin provides. I’ve referenced the docs…

  • How to Produce Content with Your Notes

    How to Produce Content with Your Notes

    One of the lines in the first Batman movie with Christian Bale is when Bruce Wayne is pinned under a huge timber and Alfred says “what’s the point of all those pushups if you can’t list a silly log?”. The same goes for your notes. What’s the point of all those notes if you’re not…