Emacs: Org mode Organization

March 17, 2020

Org-mode Organization

(article is work in progress)

Org mode was the feature that made me switch from Vim to Emacs. That was maybe about 2 years ago and it has supported me on a daily basis. Now, I feel like I gathered enough experience with org mode to redesign my workflows.

Main Functions

  • Todo’s (tracking)
  • Scheduling
  • Documenting
  • Journaling
  • Archiving
  • Reminders
  • Contacts database & tracking


  • Checklists
  • Lookup information
  • Backlogs
  • Memo/Notes
  • Archive