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Organise your bookmark list like yours os, in differents folders

The idea is that you could organise your selection of bookmarks, like you can in a selected folder and sub-folder of your operating system. EX List (music) in différents folders (classic, rock, ...)

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Phronima AxxonPhronima Axxon shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
jody perkinsjody perkins shared a merged idea: Please create a gui interface for organizing bookmarks into folders!!  ·   · 
Berylaube 00Berylaube 00 shared a merged idea: Could you make it possible to organise the bookmark list as on a computer in different folders?  ·   · 
started  ·  Sandy_diigoSandy_diigo responded  · 

Thanks for all inputs.We are spearing no efforts to make Diigo 6.0 available soon. We are working on a brand-new way to organize items. You can use hierarchy system in a new way. it is also super easy to re-order items’ structure. Please stay tuned.

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  • Guy FawkesGuy Fawkes commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Tagging is the reason why I started using del.icio.us since it's much more powerful than folders. However, from a mathematical viewpoint, tags represent a graph whereas folders represent a tree, and trees are a subset of graphs. This means it's possible to use tags to create a hierarchy that simulates folders (this is exactly what the del.icio.us to browser bookmark syncers do). All that is needed is a way to represent the relationships between the tags.

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  • misty jmisty j commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I really like the 'lists' capability in Diigo and agree that folders are evil. However, if there was a way to "link" our 'lists' into an "all encompassing" list it would make a huge difference. I personally make 'lists' of the separate segments of what I'm working on, but they often get intermingled with my other lists. A solution for this would be wicked.

  • Yo'el ErezYo'el Erez commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I fully agree with soulgrind r and Sean Brady. The whole reason I switched to Diigo from using Chrome's internal bookmarks function is that I wanted to get away from folder hierarchies. They are a thing of the past, and it would be far more worth the Diigo programmers' time to work on other functions.

  • Sean BradySean Brady commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    My only comment on this suggestion is please do not break tagging as it exists today on Diigo to implement this feature.If I wanted to use folders I would just store all of my bookmarks in Google Chrome. I agree with what others have said, it seems to be that there are more pressing issues that could/should be addressed first.

  • Angel TorresAngel Torres commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    why not give the user the option of using either tags or folders, and everyone will be happy, I hate folders, I am not looking to mimick my operating system, tagging is the best!!!

  • Angel TorresAngel Torres commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    tagging is the best!!! If folders get implemented, I will close my account. It is tagging one of the features I like about this program

  • Christian DChristian D commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    How do I vote against an idea? I would vote against this one. Tagging is a much more powerful tool. As nice as hierarchies might be, they're restrictive and would waste valuable Diigo developer time. Time which should be spent on fixing other things.

  • Anne BubnicAnne Bubnic commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I found a way to trick Diigo into thinking it has folders. Previously, I was having a problem with Diigo alphabetizing my lists when I want them according to my topic interests - and THEN alphabetized. Check out how I did it: http://bit.ly/diigofolders

  • Billy ChanBilly Chan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    @sandy_diigo, I don't think you need to build a big TREE. One tire folder with plain tags inside would be good. That's the similar to evernote with multiple notebooks and then tags. And I think you can implement quicker in this way.

    Whatever solution you adopt finally, please do it asap!!! I need this function badly!!!

  • Jim VaughnJim Vaughn commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    @sandy_diigo: A hierarchical folder system would be fantastic. It might demand more system resources, but the ability to have parent/child topics would be worth it.

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