How to Finally Learn Notion

How to Finally Learn Notion

Notion is a powerful all-in-one workspace that can be used for everything from taking notes to managing projects. But it can also be overwhelming for new users. If you've been trying to learn Notion but haven't been successful, don't worry! This blog post will walk you through some tips that will help you finally master this versatile tool.

1. Start with the basics.

Before you jump into all the bells and whistles, take some time to learn the basics of Notion. This includes things like how to create pages, add different types of content (like text, images, and videos), and navigate the interface. There are a number of great resources available to help you with this, such as the Notion Getting Started guide and the Notion YouTube channel.

2. Use templates.

Notion has a huge library of templates that you can use to get started quickly. These templates cover a wide range of use cases, such as project management, meeting agendas, and personal to-do lists (Check out my templates here!). Simply browse the library and find a template that fits your needs. Once you've found a template, you can customize it to make it your own.

3. Take a course.

If you're looking for a more structured learning experience, you can take a Notion course. There are a number of great courses available online, such as the Notion Mastery Course by Marie Poulin  or watch the Notion Masterclass by Thomas Frank on YouTube.

4. Join the community.

The Notion community is a great resource for learning and getting help. There are a number of active forums and social media groups where you can ask questions and get advice from other Notion users.

5. Practice, practice, practice!

The best way to learn Notion is to use it as much as possible. Start by using it for small tasks, such as taking notes or creating to-do lists. As you get more comfortable with the platform, you can start using it for more complex projects.

Here are some additional tips for learning Notion:

    • Set realistic expectations. Don't expect to become a Notion expert overnight. It takes time and practice to learn any new tool.
    • Don't be afraid to experiment. There is no right or wrong way to use Notion. So don't be afraid to experiment and find what works best for you.
    • Have fun! Notion is a powerful tool that can help you be more productive and organized. But it should also be fun to use!

Bonus Tip

    • Keep a Notion wiki. One of the best ways to learn Notion is to keep a wiki where you can store all of your Notion tips, tricks, and templates. This will be a valuable resource that you can refer to back to again and again.

Notion is constantly being updated with new features and improvements. So even if you've already learned the basics, it's always a good idea to keep up with the latest changes.

 

I hope this blog post has been helpful. If you have any questions, please feel free to leave a comment below.

Finally, I want to encourage you to not give up on Notion if you find it challenging at first. It's a powerful tool that can be incredibly helpful once you learn how to use it. So stick with it and you'll be glad you did!

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So glad I read this as my (chronically fatigued/unwell) brain really wants to work with an app like this but, struuuuuugle starting! I’ll keep trying and hope I remember this! Thankyou!! X

Amy

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