Navigating Your Notes: Mastering External, Internal, and Wiki Links in Outline
If you are going to add some information, e.g. from a website and would like to be able to get to this site from Outline page, make a hyperlink:
- Copy URL from the website you want to get to directly from Outline and hit Space button to make it active;
- Link a URL to a certain word in your note – select it, then left-click the Link icon on the toolbar and paste URL into the corresponding field. The site will open in Safari and will be linked to this word.
Right-click on page title on the left and select Copy Link to This Page. Paste it wherever you want in a notebook to get quick access to the page.
You can also make links between notebooks, sections & section groups. Right-click on its name in the navigation tree and choose the corresponding option.
Save your time creating wiki links to pages within one section. The process is fast and simple:
- Just enclose a word or a phrase into double square brackets;
- A page with this title will be added automatically to the section.
Table of Contents
If your notebook contains many pages, section or section groups, like an academic paper, book or a big report, you can insert TOC to organize and navigate your notes easily.
Click + > choose Insert Table of Contents > set the desired structure and it will be automatically generated. Or use the menu bar at the top of your Mac's display.