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Notion Fundamentals: What are Blocks?

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Nearly everything in Notion is made out of blocks. In this lesson you’ll learn how to create blocks, change their options, move them around, and even turn them into other block types. 🏠 NOTION FUNDAMENTALS HOME PAGE: https://thomasjfrank.com/fundamentals/ ☝️ Head there to find templates, written versions of each lesson, and more. 🔧 FREE TEMPLATES (task manager, note-taking, and more): https://thomasjfrank.com/templates/ 😎 CREATOR’S COMPANION (My mega-template for content creators): https://thomasjfrank.com/creators-companion/ ✒ COMPANION ARTICLE: https://thomasjfrank.com/notion-blocks-guide/ ⏩ NEXT LESSON: Multi-Column Page Layouts – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11AJCbZ5Xew ⏪ PREVIOUS LESSON: Notion’s Writing System – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bzdZyE3whE 🛠 MORE COURSES AND RESOURCES: https://thomasjfrank.com/courses/ 🐦 SOCIAL STUFF: Instagram ➔ https://instagram.com/tomfrankly Twitter ➔ https://twitter.com/tomfrankly ⏱ TIMESTAMPS: 00:00 – Intro 00:13 – What are Blocks? 01:05 – Example Project Overview 02:18 – Lesson Start 03:00 – How to Create a Block 03:51 – Notion Block Reference 05:55 – Block Creation Shortcuts 07:35 – Creating a Page Block 09:30 – Web Bookmark Block 10:05 – Adding an Image 10:33 – Adding Background Colors 10:54 – Creating a Quick Links List 12:00 – Creating a Callout Block 12:21 – Creating a Synced Block 12:44 – Dragging Blocks 14:13 – Block Options 15:28 – Moving Blocks to Other Pages 16:15 – Turning Blocks into Other Block Types 17:20 – Additional Resources 👐 BUSINESS: Notion questions: Tweet me (@TomFrankly) or email me at thomas@collegeinfogeek.com Sponsorships: Please contact my agent at thomasfrank@standard.tv 🎞 SPECIAL THANKS Video clips supplied by Getty Images