This is a topic dedicated to everything about Zettelkasten in relation to Jekyll.
What to consider
If you already have a Jekyll website and you don’t want to throw away all of your design work just to use Zettelkasten, you need to consider several factors, in order to implement the system by yourself.
- Conversion from Zettelkasten/wiki-like links in double square brackets
[[ internal example link ]]to standard markdown links
[internal example link](./internal-example-link)
- Handling links among different folders
- Backlinking: in every note (website page) generate a list with links to all of the notes where the present note has been referenced/linked
Tags management: distinguish tags from backlinks and automatically add them to a list in a
Inspiration to understand features or to setup a Zettelkasten website without caring to how and why stuff works.
- notenote.link (a fork of simply-jekyll focused on the integration with Obsidian)
- Enjoyment Work
Plugins || Pure Liquid includes
Up to now, I couldn’t find any plugins which might be helpful for Zettelkasten implementation. If you do, please share your discoveries!
Please feel free to suggest other implementations, resources and information.
I’d love to discuss below about what you think and how to improve Zettelkasten-based Jekyll websites.
(Note: I’d love to implement Zettelkasten on my website, too, but I haven’t enough technical knowledge to set everything up. If you’re interested in helping me, I’d really appreciate it and I’ll always be thankful!)
Thanks a lot,