Alternatives to GNotes for all platforms with any license

  • Evernote icon


    Evernote easily captures information in any environment on most devices and platforms, and makes this information accessible and...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Blackberry ... Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Android Wear Kindle Fire Pebble

  • Google Keep icon

    Google Keep

    Google Keep has several features including color coding notes, inserting images, creating lists, geo-fencing, shareable notes, and...

    Free Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet ... iPad Chrome Android Wear

  • Microsoft OneNote icon

    Microsoft OneNote

    A digital notebook application that gives people one place to gather notes and information.

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Windows RT Windows Phone ... iPad Apple Watch Android Wear Kindle Fire

  • 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

  • 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

  • Notezilla icon


    Colorful & powerful sticky notes app for Windows & Phones. Set reminder alarms, attach them to any website or document...

    Commercial Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • 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

  • 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

  • Alternote icon


    Gorgeous note-taking app for Mac with Evernote integration. Alternote has pixel-perfect interface...

    Commercial Mac

  • KeepNote icon

    KeepNote Discontinued

    KeepNote: note-taking and organization. KeepNote is a note taking application that works on Windows, Linux, and MacOS X. With...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • nvALT icon


    nvALT is a fork of the original Notational Velocity with some additional features and interface modifications by Brett Terpstra and...

    Open Source Mac

  • 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

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  • Omni Notes icon

    Omni Notes

    Note taking open-source application aimed to have both a simple interface but keeping smart behavior.

    Open Source Android

  • Gruik icon


    Well, Gruik is for you if... - You take a lot of notes (post-it, gists, evernote, blog entries, .txt on your desktop (Oh you know...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Oinker icon


    Oinker looks like a plain chat program on the surface, but it allows you to save the specified messages (called ‘oinks’ in Oinker) on...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • 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

  • Zoho Notebook icon

    Zoho Notebook

    Online Notebook application: Zoho Notebook lets you combine text, images, audio, video, RSS feeds, documents and much more. Online...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Apple Watch

  • 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

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  • footnote icon


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

    Open Source Linux

  • labfolder icon


    labfolder is an electronic lab notebook that helps to document, organize and share your research data.

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • NimbleNotes icon


    NimbleNotes is an online note taking and study platform, designed to help students learn more efficiently. Our digital notebook...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • 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

  • 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

  • notesmartly icon


    Notesmartly is a free app which makes organizing your stuff a breeze .Notebooks, ability to draw using Scribbpads, Wideboards to...

    Free Mac iPhone iPad

  • 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

  • Exstora icon

    Exstora Discontinued

    Built-in quick note: save ideas, contacts, interesting facts With Exstora, you can write down a thought that comes to your mind as...

    Freemium Windows

  • Notes icon


    Notes is the easiest way to create notes on your mobile Android device. Secure your notes with a password and synchronize them between...

    Freemium Android

  • Pingpad icon


    Get things done. Together. Instant notes, messaging, tasks, photo and link sharing to get things done in private groups.

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • Ghostnote icon


    Already one of the most talked about productivity apps. Featured on ProductHunt. Ghostnote adds contextual notes to almost anything on...

    Commercial Mac

  • Outline+ icon


    Note-taking becomes intuitive again Organize your personal, work and class notes. View and edit Microsoft OneNote on iPad and Mac. ...

    Commercial Mac iPad

  • Hiro icon


    Hiro let's you organize things with simple text snippets. It even works for the most chaotic people. • Keep tabs with friends....

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Chrome

  • Noti icon


    This simple productivity app allows you to log all of the tasks you need to complete for the day within Notification Center.

    Commercial iPhone iPad

  • OneNote Online icon

    OneNote Online

    OneNote Online, part of Office Online, is the online version of Microsoft OneNote.

    Free Web / Cloud Chrome OS

  • FiiNote icon


    FiiNote is the most convenient note app for android. The app is compatible with Android 2.0 ~ Android 4.3(and later). It is...

    Freemium Windows Web / Cloud Android Android Tablet

  • TotesNotes icon


    I was tired of always having to start a new instance of notepad to take a note of something during my busy work day. All the other...

    Free Windows

GNotes Comments

Very useful, great interface. Sync with phone is best through web site

Positive Comment by meeester11
about GNotes May 2014

It is supposed to sync with the Note label while in Gmail but that has been spotty. There may be a setting that works - let me know if you find it. In the meantime the sync to the web site is good. Using gnotes is useful to keep track of projects because you can upload files, modify them, 'paint' them, click icons to insert the date and time, set reminders, insert links etc