Foam as My Content Engine

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Foam is a personal knowledge management and sharing system inspired by Roam Research, built on Visual Studio Code and GitHub. --

That's the official statement, but here is a secret: Foam isn't a thing (yet). It's just a curated selection of Visual Studio Code extensions that gives us a fun way to collect and link our thoughts.

I like to think of Foam as the "come back" of the personal wiki; except, you will get more from it if it's public. So that is my goal, an area where I collect and share my thoughts publically.

I chose Foam because...

If any of the following resonates with you, please give Foam a try.

Visual Studio Code with the Foam recommended plugins tick so many of these boxes. This content did not have to go through countless checks. It took me all about 20-30mins to write and publish. If I made mistakes, sure, I'll own it. But its published!