• Laverna icon


    Laverna is a web application written on JavaScript. It's built to be an open source alternative to Evernote. Laverna stores...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

    • It is open-source, encrypted storage that allows you to host your own data. It also provides desktop apps for all platforms (unlike Evernote)
      Guest 10/1/2016
    • This is a web application. With Evernote I can take note without any connection and it takes care of my synchronization later on...
      Guest 7/3/2016
  • Simplenote icon


    Simplenote is an easy way to keep notes, lists, ideas, and more. Your notes stay updated across all your devices. No buttons to press....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

    • Simplenote is just about making simple text notes
      Guest 10/22/2016
    • No import/export, requires use of "markups" instead of keystrokes for style changes
      Guest 7/5/2016
  • Zim icon


    Zim brings the concept of a wiki to your desktop. Store information, link pages and edit with WYSISYG markup or directly typing some...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • TiddlyWiki icon


    TiddlyWiki is a highly customizable notewiki for capturing, organising and sharing complex information.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Xfce

    • Although the approach is different, it is an alternative for other platforms in regards to note-taking in which Evernote does not cover (self-hosting mostly).
      TVDN 8/5/2016
  • Tomboy icon


    Have you ever felt the frustration at not being able to locate a website you wanted to check out, or find an email you found...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Paperwork icon


    OpenSource note-taking & archiving alternative to Evernote, Microsoft OneNote & Google Keep

    Open Source Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted PHP

  • CherryTree icon


    A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file. ...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • TagSpaces icon


    TagSpaces is a multiplatform application, which allows you to manage and organize your local files with the help of tags.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Self-Hosted ... Chrome Firefox

    • TagSpaces is built as an Evernote alternative for note taking and information management
      Venom88 10/8/2016
  • wikidPad icon


    wikidPad is a Wiki-like notebook for storing your thoughts, ideas, todo lists, contacts, or anything else you can think of to write...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • NixNote icon


    NixNote, formerly Nevernote, is an open source client for Evernote . It is written in Java so it will also run on Windows &...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Amazing alternative to Evernote for Linux, it works great! Evernote on web sucks, so this is a great solution for Linux users.
      Shaikailash 8/25/2016
  • WizNote icon


    WizNote is a Note software, which is especially designed for Internet users and mobile Internet users. WizNote focuses more on notes...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Windows RT Android Tablet iPad

  • Turtl icon


    Turtl is a private place to keep your notes, research, passwords, bookmarks, dream logs, photos, documents and anything else you want...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Self-Hosted

    • Turtl stores your info encrypted, unlike Evernote. Much more private.
      Guest 10/26/2016
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  • Leanote icon


    Leanote is an open source cloud notebook. Everyone familiar with Golang and mongodb are welcome to contribute code to it! Leanote...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • MyTetra icon


    MyTetra is open source and cross platform personal manager for information accumulation. It is powerful program for data memorization...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Springseed icon

    Springseed Discontinued

    Simply awesome note taking.

    Open Source Linux

  • Piggydb icon


    Piggydb is a Web notebook application that provides you with a platform to build your knowledge personally or collaboratively. With...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

  • nvPY icon


    nvPY is a note-taking tool inspired by Notational Velocity, nvALT and ResophNotes. It syncs with simplenote, and runs on Linux...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • QOwnNotes icon


    Plain text notepad with markdown support and todo list manager for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows, that works together with the notes...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Qt

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  • BasKet icon


    A note taking application for KDE. Lots of features. This multi-purpose note-taking application helps you to: * Easily take all...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • Hypothes.is icon


    Annotate with anyone, anywhere Our mission is to bring a new layer to the web. Use Hypothes.is to discuss, collaborate, organize your...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • Magpie icon


    magpie - Git-backed Evernote replacement Magpie is an attempt to make a reasonably sufficient Evernote replacement where the users...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • myBase icon


    myBase is a unique freeform database software that creates full-text searchable databases and organizes information in the...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • Elephant icon


    Elephant is a notetaker with a classic interface you already know. Keep your notes to yourself. No accounts or clouds. For syncing...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • GeeTeeDee icon

    GeeTeeDee Discontinued

    GeeTeeDee is a fancy, lightweight, easy to use and effective task management software. Available for Windows, Linux and soon for Mac...

    Free Windows Linux

  • Scroll, Quill & INK icon

    Scroll, Quill & INK

    Fast and portable note editor. Supports: Mardown format, HTML previews, tagging, favorites, searching, Dropbox and Google Drive...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Osmo icon


    Osmo is a handy personal organizer, which includes calendar, tasks manager, address book and notes modules. It was designed to be a...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • footnote icon


    A beautiful, fast, and simple note taking app in the style of elementary

    Open Source Linux

  • Geeknote icon


    Geeknote is an opensource Evernote console client for Linux, FreeBSD and Mac OS X. Use it for system administration needs, creating...

    Open Source Windows Linux Web / Cloud BSD

  • Tracks icon


    Tracks is a web-based application to help you implement David Allen’s Getting Things Done™ methodology. It was built using Ruby on...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • PageArchiver icon


    PageArchiver (previously called "Scrapbook for SingleFile") is a Chrome extension that helps you to archive web pages for...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Chrome

  • ThinkingRock icon


    ThinkingRock open source and multi-platform software for Getting Things Done - the stress-free productivity methodology and...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone

  • GloboNote icon


    GloboNote is a free and easy to use desktop note taking application. It helps you to create to-do lists, reminders and other notes in...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Intellinote icon


    Intellinote is a Team Productivity Platform that’s reimagining Enterprise Collaboration for teams of all sizes. Used in growing...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad Blackberry 10

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