There similarities between naming things in programming and naming things in a Zettelkasten

  • When we have to name something we’re forced to think about its meaning.
  • Naming a #Zettelkasten note is similar to naming a class in programming.
    • In programming a class describes a set of related behaviors.
    • A name have to describe these behaviors in a way that makes sense for us (and other developers).
  • Phrasing a title for a note will force us to came up a simple clarification on the content of it. This requires understanding.
    • A jegyzetcímekre API-ként kell gondolnunk