Roam vs Obsidian

With the exciting rise of bi-directional linking in the note taking space, it has completely transformed the way we take notes. And of course, with every new shiny product, the question everyone wants to know, which one should you use? As a disclaimer, I use and enjoy both!

Let’s start with the similarities. Roam and Obsidian both use bi-directional links as a fundamental building block which can provide context between notes. These notes can then be represented visually as nodes to form a knowledge graph, essentially creating a…



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