I’ve been experimenting with Org Mode for a while. It’s an extension for Emacs (a programming editor) that is very convoluted and interesting. My goal is to pull my notes out of Google Docs, Dropbox, Evernote, Trello, and all the other programs I’ve tried and put them in Org Mode. Has anyone else here used it (or similar productivity systems)?
So far, I like it.
Everything is stored as plain text, so my notes aren’t tied to Emacs or any other software. The notes can be kept in version control (e.g., Git) and/or synced with Dropbox.
Here is an overview of how it works: