Tag: Obsidian

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.

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  • Obsidian Plugins I Use

    Here are some of the plugins I use regularly with Obsidian. Advanced Tables This plugin takes Markdown tables and makes them usable again. I do find it a bit hard to use sometimes, but the results are far easier to read than a standard markdown table with little formatting. I’ll be building all Markdown tables […]

  • What’s new with Obsidian December 2020

    Here is the latest updates to Obsidian. Thanks to Francesco at [Keep Productive](https://www.keepproductive.com) for letting me share the updates.

  • Migrate Your Notes from Obsidian to Craft

    Craft is a newish note taking application that is appealing strongly to those in the Apple ecosystem. It’s especially appealing if you’re a heavy iPad user because the native iPad app is excellent. Because I’m iPad first I wanted to check it out and see if it was worth moving to from Obsidian, which has […]

  • Two Favourite Obsidian Graph Updates

    Early on I fell in love with the graph features in [Obsidian](https://obsidian.md). I mean they look super cool, but the truth is they weren’t all that useful until recently. Today we’re going to take a look at two updates to the graph view in Obsidian that have made it so much more powerful than it […]

  • What’s New in Obsidian 0.8.0

    Obsidian 0.8.0 brings us a bunch of cool ways to use search. Very happy with this development. – `#marriage #toread` – `#marriage OR #toread` – `http -https` – `/2020-[0-9]{2}-[0-9]{2}/ ` (don’t forget to escape) – `file:(/2020-[0-9]{2}-[0-9]{2}/)` (note that it’s only matching filenames not text inside a note) [Get Obsidian](https://obsidian.md)

  • Why I Use DEVONthink and Obsidian?

    On the surface, both DEVONthink and Obsidian can do many of the same tasks. Either application can store many different types of files. They both allow you to use Wikilink format to link articles together. They both handle Markdown files. Despite many of these similarities, I use them for two different purposes. What DEVONthink Is […]

  • DEVONthink To Go Zettelkasten Automation with Shortcuts

    As I said in a [previous video](https://curtismchale.ca/2020/06/24/obsidian-files-on-your-ipad-with-1writer), I take lots of notes in 1Writer for iPad that I want to push back into my [Obsidian](https://obsidian.md) database. Today I’m going to show you how I use Shortcuts with DEVONthink To Go to automate the standard part of my Zettelkasten notes. [Get the DEVONthink To Go Zettelkasten […]

  • How I use Daily Notes in Obsidian

    Many people say that you should be putting everything in your daily notes, but I hate that idea. I think that the date you looked at something is irrelevant and will only clutter up your knowledge graph long term. Watch today’s video to see how I handle daily notes in [Obsidian](https://obsidian.md) and turn them into […]

  • Introduction to Markdown – with some Obsidian Extras

    If you’re not familair with Markdown, then today is for you. We’ll cover the basics of Markdown, and then toss in a fex extra’s that are specific to [Obsidian](https://obsidian.md)

  • Use Obsidian to Take Notes on Books

    When I read something I want to make sure that I understand it. For a long time now I’ve been keeping physical notebooks to go with the non-fiction that I read. I think that the requirement to write down anything important in a book is a great filter because if it’s too much work to […]