Plain text wins

Micheal Schechter from Bettermess.com is one of my favourite bloggers. He writes a lot about productivity and some geeky, tech things.
He recently published two excellent posts about benefits of using plain text files and nvALT (a Mac appliation) as the center of text file based workflow.

So, why it’s worth considering text? Three reasons why it’s worth considering plain text:

  • it’s portable
  • it’s flexible
  • it’s ubiquitous

A Plain Text Primer

Plain Text Primer: nvALT 101

Personally I’m in the process of gradually moving into text based workflow and I hope to share my approach using a Windows PC in next few weeks.

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