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    As much as I like Org and the redesign of its website, I don’t think that it’s on-topic without at least an article relating the work done.

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      This is the closes I could find for that: https://orgmode.org/list/87ft61l19p.fsf@bzg.fr/T/#mb63281a4a4fcc120742484caa5b6c9276fbf0e91

      Is it possible to replace the link?

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        “Hi Everyone, just a quick note from me: Regarding the intermediate state, there are a few teething issues that have appeared when deploying the site on orgmode.org.* If we could hold off from announcing this on some of the more high-traffic forums till these get sorted out that would be appreciated :) We want people to get the best possible first impression of the revamp after all. Timothy.”

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          Further down the page:

          These issues have now been fixed! Go wild :P

          Also, you probably meant to reply to @zge’s comment, not its parent.

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        My favourite quote from the site: “Contribute: Yes. Do it.”

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          I’m not into emacs, but is there a short summary why one would prefer orgmode over markdown for notes and more specific tools for other jobs (tasks)?

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            You can use org-mode as a notes-taking system, and that’s how I started using it, but it includes way more stuff:

            • Hierarchical to-do lists with multiple customisable states that also update the “done” count
            • Time tracking for individidual tasks with hierarchical sums and weekly/monthly reports per project
            • Agenda: add deadlines to your todos and get automatic lists of what expires today and in the following days (includes recurrening tasks)
            • Export to HTML and PDF (via LaTeX)
            • Spreadsheet-like tables that are aligned automatically and allow formulas
            • org-babel: runnable snippets in your notes with support for multiple languages (a bit like python workbooks)

            This covers my use of org, there are many more features that I don’t use!

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              For me org-mode is a one stop replacement for markdown/jupiter notebooks/literate programming/presentations.

              Just think of any time you’ve ever seen a README.md with a code snippet + output and a diagram. Now imagine if the only piece you actually had to write yourself was a code snippet + graphviz snippet.

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                I’ve used it for more than a decade, for a lot of different things. It started when I studied at a university, to take notes, organize TODOs, grew into managing my schedule (using TODOs , deadlines and…well the schedule feature) and writing drafts for assignments etc. Used it on my very basic netbook with great success.

                For work, I’ve used it to keep track of my time reporting, tracking bugs, and taking notes.

                I’ve also used the table feature a lot, combined with the calculation functions to replace Excel for simple stuff and some moderately difficult stuff. The timetable plugin is also quite nice if you are using the time tracking.

                My most recent hack (from today) is to use bug-reference-mode with a custom regex to make bug numbers clickable, and having these links take me to our ticket system and the correct ticket. This is not org-mode but it’s a part of why I like it so much - you can easily extend org-mode (and Emacs, in general) to make it better for me.