Tag: Obsidian

  • 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…

  • Embed Web Apps in Obsidian

    Embed Web Apps in Obsidian

    Last week we looked at how to get Todoist tasks into your Obsidian notes via the Obsidian x Todoist plugin. Today we’re going to look at another way to bring your Todoist tasks to Obsidian via iframes and the Obsidian Custom Frames plugin. To get started, open Community Plugins and search for Custom Frames. Then…

  • Embed and Sync Todoist Tasks in Obsidian

    Embed and Sync Todoist Tasks in Obsidian

    Today we’re going to look at one of the many plugins that allow some integration between Todoist and Obsidian. The Obsidian x Todoist Plugin let’s you build custom queries that embed your Todoist tasks in Obsidian. To start go to the Community Plugins tab in Obsidian, click on Browse and search for Todoist Sync Plugin.…

  • Defer Note Review in Obsidian

    Defer Note Review in Obsidian

    If you’re making use of daily notes to track things then you’re going to need to have a system to review things in the future. This is where the Review plugin for Obsidian comes in. Before you install Review you need to make sure that you have the Natural Language Dates plugin installed as well.…

  • Copy Obsidian Notes to HTML

    Copy Obsidian Notes to HTML

    Today’s tip is a quick look at a plugin that does one thing easy for you. I use it when I write release notes for one of my clients in their Obsidian knowledge base. After it’s written in Obsidian I need to move it into WordPress and the easiest way is to copy HTML directly…