Unlinked mentions visible in editor pane

I use links with aliases quite a bit in my notes. Sometimes I remember them, sometimes not. So I often go through the outlinks panel to discover and add unlinked mentions. This is great, but it’s also tedious.

Maybe this is the sort of thing for a plug-in could do, but I would love if Obsidian could have a built-in way to display unlinked mentions directly in the editor, perhaps with a squiggly line under the text and/or a highlight color and an button or right-click menu option to link. Something like a spellchecker for unmentioned links.


Great idea! Maybe a dashed or dotted line, without changing the color until it becomes a real link:

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