Alternatives to Day One for all platforms with any license

  • Diaro icon

    Diaro

    Diaro is designed and focused to record activities, experiences, thoughts and ideas throughout your day and browse diary notes from the past in the easiest way using List or Calendar views. Powerful search allows to find entries by...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android Android Tablet

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    Journey

    Capture life moments, from everyday thoughts to useful travel logs, Journey helps you to rediscover the joy of journal writing through the warmth and humanity of the interface.

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android Chrome OS Android Tablet Chrome Android Wear

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    Zoho Notebook

    Online Notebook application: Zoho Notebook lets you combine text, images, audio, video, RSS feeds, documents and much more. Online Collaboration: You can share a single image or selection of text from a page rather than the whole...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Apple Watch

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    Journaley

    A simple and elegant open-source journal keeping software for Windows compatible with Day One.

    Open Source Windows

  • Penzu icon

    Penzu

    Write in Private. Penzu is your own personal journal and online diary. Don't want to share everything with the world? Easily keep your personal thoughts, memories, and ideas safe and secure in the cloud! And if you want to, you...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    Momento

    Momento is a unique diary/journal writing app for iPhone & iPod touch, which provides a quick and easy way to record moments throughout your day. Connect with popular social web services, such as Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and...

    Commercial iPhone

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    Jrnl

    jrnl is a simple journal application for your command line. Journals are stored as human readable plain text files. Optionally, your journal can be encrypted using the 256-bit AES.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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    Lifeograph

    Lifeograph is an off-line and private journal and note taking application.

    Open Source Windows Linux Android

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    MacJournal

    MacJournal is the world's most popular journalist software for the Mac. MacJournal 6 adds a calendar mode that show entries from any journal, geolocation, word count, and progress tracking, as well as additional blogging support....

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

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    DayJot

    DayJot is your online, private journal for $1 a month, forever. Designed to last. Every day, we send you friendly "How'd your day go?" emails. You reply and write as much as you want. You end up with a neat collection...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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    Dabble Me

    The open source replacement for OhLife (with an OhLife importer). Dabble Me helps people remember what's happened in their life. Use it as a light-weight journal on a daily, weekly, or even monthly basis...it's up to you!

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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    Hermit

    Your Place to Write Online Create your private, online diary in seconds. Write a Private Journal or Share your Poems. Hermit is a distraction-free writing app. 100% Private All the communication between your computer and our...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Chrome OS

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    DailySmile

    DailySmile is an anonymous diary. The users can share with the world how was their day without worrying about their identity. They can speak about their feelings, their daily concerns, their deepest fears and desires, speak about...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Grid Diary

    Did you ever try to keep a diary but never succeeded? Or did you have writer's block problem? Grid Diary is here for you. Grid Diary is introducing a unique way of writing a diary. In Grid Diary, diary entry is made up of a...

    Free iPhone iPad

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    my-diary.org

    Everyone can have their free personal diary or journal at my-diary.org - Choose to have your diary private or publi

    Free Web / Cloud Android Android Tablet

  • AhhLife icon

    AhhLife

    The easiest way to write your life story AhhLife is a personal journal that you'll love to use. Write your entries by email Every night we'll email you the question "How did your day go?" Just reply with your...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Day Journal

    Day Journal is a personal diary app and journal app for android with android dayone app support. Create amazing journal entries and export to HTML, text, csv and Dayone app

    Freemium Android

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    Spines

    Learn everything you want more efficiently with Spines, the expert way to collect, organize and connect all your ideas.

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad

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  • OhDiary

    This project has been made as an open-source OhLife alternative and is developed using GO.

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • DailyDiary

    DailyDiary is the easiest way for you to keep a private diary (or journal, if you prefer) of all sorts of things about your life. But not just a common diary made up of words only. A DailyDiary can have numbers too! If you know how to...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    iDailyDiary

    iDailyDiary provides a simple interface that immediately gets you started taking daily notes, creating a journal, putting your thoughts into writing and much more. The iDailyDiary editor is "richtext" with the ability to...

    Freemium Windows

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    Smart Diary Suite

    Diary and personal information manager (PIM) software for Windows to keep, manage and graph tasks, to-do lists, reminders, planner, schedule, contacts, medication and nutrition. Smart Diary Suite is different from other diary...

    Freemium Windows

    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 4.8.0, released in July 2013, can be still downloded from the official website.
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    DO Journal

    A beautiful and easy to use journal application, DO Journal allows you to maintain multiple journals. It can also be used as a Windows client for Day One. .

    Commercial Windows

  • OurDays icon

    OurDays

    OurDays is an elegant journal with well-design interface. You can keep your daily activities, feeling, and ideas by photos, voice recordings, texts, locations, and tags.

    Freemium iPhone

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    glimpses

    Start writing your thoughts and memories and have them synced and backed up in the cloud. glimpses use Dropbox syncing capabilities to sync all your entries. It stores your data at Dropbox service. Just authorize with Dropbox and...

    Free Windows

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    Trailmix

    Want to know the hardest part about keeping a journal? Actually keeping one. Like most habits, it's easy for the first few days, but soon a lack of motivation or simple forgetfulness sets in. That's why we built...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • My Future Self icon

    My Future Self

    Send emails to your future self and keep a private diary online. Completely free. Send email time capsules to yourself or keep a journal for your kids.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Mémoires icon

    Mémoires

    The easiest journaling software for Mac. Saving your memories and returning back to them has never been so enjoyable before.

    Commercial Mac

  • Remembary Connected Diary icon

    Remembary Connected Diary

    Remembary is the personal diary app for iOS that enhances your journal writing and reading in innovative and unique ways. It captures your online social media presence, collects photos, calendar events, and GPS information from inside...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

  • MailDiary

    The simple diary for your memories. We regularly ask you via e-mail about your new experiences. Simply respond by e-mail and fill your diary.

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Handy diary

    Still looking for a secret diary app with password or a lock to record your personal life? Get frustrated by using complex diaries daily, want a private diary with an easy UI instead? HERE YOU GO! Handy Diary is your best choice!...

    Free Android Android Tablet

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    Better Diary

    Create moments in life with photos, video and styled paragraphs. Sync on the go and across devices, immediately. Cowrite and share best memories with close friends and family members.

    Freemium Android Android Tablet

  • Azasu icon

    Azasu

    Azasu is a gratitude journal that allows you write a sentence a day, reminding you to be thankful of everything you have.

    Freemium Android iPhone

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    Capture 365 Journal

    A beautiful and easy to use diary/journal allowing to capture your thoughts and special moments throughout the day.

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

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