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Find a way to collect contextual backlinks in your notes

When keeping permanent zettelkasten-style notes this lets you see other notes which link to this note and, importantly, the context in which they link.

On top of making your collection of notes easier to understand (Understanding requires ideas to have context), it enables some useful habits such as letting 'noun' notes collect backlinks for a while.

For this notes site I use a quick hack of Andy Matuschak's note-link-janitor to support 'traditional' markdown links.