Zettel metadata

Zettels may contain optional metadata, that include “tags” and “date”.

Tags

You can attach one or more tags to your zettels:

---
tags:
  - science
---

Tags can be also be nested; see Hierarchical tags.

Date

The creation date of the zettels can be specified in the “date” metadata field (neuron new automatically fills in this field):

---
date: 2020-04-07
tags:
  - journal
---

The creation date can be made to display in a query result by using the timeline flag (see Automatic links using queries).