Using Aliases in DEVONthink for Zettelkasten

As part of refactoring the way that I store and manage knowledge, I started looking into a note-taking method called Zettelkasten. I became interested in this method after watching this video and decided to purchase the book How to Take...

Managing Code Snippets in Drafts and DEVONThink

Once I made the decision to use Drafts and DEVONthink for my knowledge base, my next step was to set it up. Most of the information I need to store contains code snippets, so it was important to get that...

Storing Information with DEVONThink

As I was playing around with [Drafts][]{:target=”_blank”} actions, I came across an action that send items to DEVONThink. I had played with DEVONThink a little in the past, but at the time it seemed to be more application than I...

Capturing Information with Drafts

I mentioned in my previous post that I would have preferred one tool to handle my knowledge base. After hearing about Drafts on the Focused podcast (Episode 104), I thought I would give that a try. I installed it on...

Retaining Knowledge

One of the things that I learned early in my career was to take notes. There was nothing more frustrating to me that to come across a problem that I knew I had solved in the past, but couldn’t remember...