Rich footnotes provide an opportunity to expand your thinking into new directions.
As of September 2020, Rich Footnotes can be used to store any combination of
To add a rich footnote, highlight a word or phrase and click the
Ctrl Kfor Windows or
Cmd Kfor Mac).
You can then add a link to an external website or another note, supporting text, and/or upload an image.
Once you've entered all the information, click "Done" to save the rich footnote.
Rich footnote awaiting user input
Rich footnotes will appear in blue text with an icon to the right of the text, like so.
Video showing interactions within a Rich Footnote
💡 You can also use the input field on a Rich Footnote to link to an existing note, or create a new note
Using the input field to link to an existing note or create a new one
When you start entering text in the input field, you'll see a list of your existing notes to select from. If you'd like to create a new note that is linked to, just press enter and we'll link to a new note with the title you entered.
This field also accepts any of options from our double bracket note creation/linking, that is, you can declare a tag hierarchy for the newly created note by using
path/to/New Note syntax.
Content previews work on top of existing Rich Footnotes. You can have tweets, Google Sheets and videos show up in your notes simply by pasting their URLs into the Rich Footnotes dialog -- no additional steps necessary.
Here's what it now looks like when you link to a tweet. 🐣
Linking to a YouTube video allows you to play it without leaving the note you're in.