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* Limitations on Tags ?
@ 2020-10-01 20:09 David Masterson
  2020-10-24 12:03 ` Bastien
  2020-10-25 22:24 ` TRS-80
  0 siblings, 2 replies; 3+ messages in thread
From: David Masterson @ 2020-10-01 20:09 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: emacs-orgmode

Just wondering -- what's the limit in the number of tags for a headline?
What if I have a headline with lots of tags or some very long tags?
-- 
David Masterson


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* Re: Limitations on Tags ?
  2020-10-01 20:09 Limitations on Tags ? David Masterson
@ 2020-10-24 12:03 ` Bastien
  2020-10-25 22:24 ` TRS-80
  1 sibling, 0 replies; 3+ messages in thread
From: Bastien @ 2020-10-24 12:03 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: David Masterson; +Cc: emacs-orgmode

Hi David,

David Masterson <dsmasterson92630@outlook.com> writes:

> Just wondering -- what's the limit in the number of tags for a headline?
> What if I have a headline with lots of tags or some very long tags?

Please try and let us know what happens :)

-- 
 Bastien


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* Re: Limitations on Tags ?
  2020-10-01 20:09 Limitations on Tags ? David Masterson
  2020-10-24 12:03 ` Bastien
@ 2020-10-25 22:24 ` TRS-80
  1 sibling, 0 replies; 3+ messages in thread
From: TRS-80 @ 2020-10-25 22:24 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: emacs-orgmode

On 2020-10-01 16:09, David Masterson wrote:
> Just wondering -- what's the limit in the number of tags for a 
> headline?
> What if I have a headline with lots of tags or some very long tags?

These are some of reasons I started putting my tags into PROPERTIES.
Then I don't have to worry about crowding the title, too long or too
many tags, or any other issues as you have noticed.

In addition, I think it looks cleaner.  I hide them in a property
drawer.  They are still equally as searchable.

And finally, I can now have different /types/ of tags.  In my case, I
use two properties: TAGS_TOPIC and a TAGS_META.  The former for
general topics (i.e., computers, software, GNU/Linux, organization,
etc.), and the latter for things like BlogFodder, ReadingList,
NeedsCleanup, VideosToWatch, etc. which allows for a nice orthagonal
way to classify certain things.

TRS-80


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