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Evernote OneNote Comparison

One of the great debates of our time is not Sammy vs. David in Van Halen or Ozzy vs. Dio in Black Sabbath. It is Evernote vs. OneNote. There are fans on both sides of the debate, and both are sure they have the best solution. I personally don’t believe in “best” applications. I think […]

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How To Disable News Articles Appearing In Evernote (aka Evernote Context)

I am sure there are some people that enjoy having news articles from the Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Pando Daily and the like show up in their Evernote search results and notes. I am willing to bet that many DocumentSnap readers are not those people. Here is how to disable this “useful, relevant content that […]

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Create Evernote Note With Date From A PDF Using Hazel

After watching my Go Paperless With Hazel Webinar, awesome DocumentSnap reader Kyle Lines had a question: is it possible to use Hazel to grab a date from a PDF, create a note in Evernote, and use that date as the note’s creation date? He had an AppleScript most of the way there, but it wasn’t […]

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Create a GTD Tickler in Evernote

I know many DocumentSnap readers, myself included, use some variant of David Allen’s Getting Things Done system to keep on top of the things. One component of that system is to create a tickler file, which is a way to be reminded to take action on documents on their relevant dates. The book describes a […]

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Easily Save Web Pages To Evernote On iPhone Or iPad In iOS8

Saving web pages to Evernote on an iPhone or iPad has historically involved annoying workarounds like third party apps or hacked up bookmarklets. When iOS8 was announced, one of my big hopes was that the new extensions feature would make it easier to save content to Evernote, and I’m happy to say that is has. […]

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A Helpful Guide To Evernote Account Limits

A good thing about Evernote is that there is a huge amount of information out there about it. A bad thing about Evernote is the information is spread all over the place, which can make for a lot of searching around if you want to find something. A page I refer to all the time […]

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Evernote Post-It Notes – Crazy Like A Fox?

I have to admit that when Evernote announced their partnership with 3M and released Evernote-branded Post-It notes, I thought it was more than a little goofy. Post-It notes? Really? I am not a sticky note person myself, but I know many people are. What is so wrong with normal Post-It notes that there needs to […]

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Evernote Premium Users: Share Notebooks With Non-Premium Users

Evernote is a great way to store information for your own reference, but it becomes even more powerful when you use it to share with others. Sharing is easy to do, but it becomes slightly complicated because there are different types of Evernote accounts: Free: Self-explanatory. Premium: Additional storage, sharing ability, and other features. $5 […]

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Going Paperless With Evernote Webinar Replay

Last week, I did six (!) webinars with Steve Dotto on Going Paperless with Evernote. Steve has now put the replay online along with the bonus materials that I developed and the chat logs from a few of the chat sessions. You guys ask some great questions. Click here for the Going Paperless with Evernote […]

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Make Direct Evernote Note Links Again

A few months ago, Evernote made a change to the way note links work when they are copied and pasted outside of Evernote. A note link is a special link that will go directly to one of your Evernote notes. This can be helpful if you want to go directly to one of your notes […]

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