How to save a text highlight into a Notion page

by Idriss AIT HAFID · Sep 2023

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1. Select your text

Select the text you want to save to your Notion page, then click on the Copy To Notion icon in your browser toolbar, then choose Save Selected Text.
You can right-click and select Save selected text under Copy To Notion sub-menu, instead of using the extension icon.

2. Select the destination page

  • Click on the dropdown under Save to
  • Type the title of your page on the search input
  • Select your page on the search results.
You can star your favorite pages, so you can find them later under Starred Pages.

3. Save the selection

If you want the highlight to be saved directly at the bottom of your Notion page, just click on “Add to Notion”.
else If you want to save the text to a specific section of your page, click on the drop-down under “Clip’s position”, then choose under which section you want your selected text to be saved. Finally click on “Add to Notion” to save your selection.

4. Access the highlight

A little popup should be visible on the top right, you click on Open in Notion, to open the page where highlighted text is saved with a URL to the original source.