Alternatives to Stickies 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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  • ColorNote icon


    Color Note is a simple notepad app. It give you a quick and simple notepad editing experience when you write notes, email, message...

    Free Android

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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...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Apple Watch

  • Simple Sticky Notes icon

    Simple Sticky Notes

    Simple Sticky Notes is a simple, easy-to-use, absolutely free, fast and efficient note taking software. Features: Colorful...

    Free Windows

  • 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

  • PNotes icon


    PNotes (Pinned Notes or Portable Notes, use what you prefer) is written entirely in C and Windows API (with Pelles C for Windows IDE)...

    Open Source Windows

  • icon is a super fast way to publish content online. It takes just seconds to create a page and start adding content. has been...

    Free Web / Cloud

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  • Escriba icon


    A hassle-free and drop-dead pretty text editor for the web. Your document is saved to your browser's local storage and you can...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • NimbleNotes icon


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

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Jottit icon


    Jottit makes getting a website as easy as filling out a textbox. For a quick look at what Jottit can do, check out this great...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • 7 Sticky Notes icon

    7 Sticky Notes

    7 Sticky Notes is a 100% free desktop notes software that creates Sticky Notes directly on your Desktop! It has a great good-looking...

    Free Windows

  • footnote icon


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

    Open Source 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

  • Stick A Note icon

    Stick A Note

    Stick a text note to a window of program or document. The note shows only on that window and moves with it. Press hotkey Win+n on a...

    Free Windows

  • 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

  • Flashnote icon


    When you need a rough copy to save or to process some pieces of a text, Flashnote is small, quick and convenient. Press the...

    Free Windows Linux

  • 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

  • Ghostnote icon


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

    Commercial Mac

  • NotesHolder icon


    NotesHolder lets you quickly type in any piece of information so that you can easily find it when you need, read it or print it out...

    Free Windows

  • Note Board icon

    Note Board

    Productivity app. Save information like a sticky notes. You can create notes with images, videos or whatever you want. Save pages...

    Free Web / Cloud Android Firefox Chrome Web Store

  • ZenPen

    A minimalist writing zone, where you can block out all distractions and get to what's important. The writing

    Free Web / Cloud

  • 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

Stickies Comments

a great program.

Positive Comment by lirostin
about Stickies Dec 2015

very comfortable shortcuts.



Positive Comment by GeorgiosMavropalias
about Stickies Aug 2015

The only thing that does not allow this program to be perfect is the lack of Linux support. Apart from that it is perfect


Please compare this software with Notezilla. I am using Not ...

Comment by olmectheholy
about Stickies Jun 2011

Please compare this software with Notezilla. I am using Notezilla for a long time and it has hotkeys, reminders and a lot of useful stuff. It works the same way as this software by putting notes on desktop or folders you create inside the software. A bit lacking integration over internet but should improve by time.


This is the best virtual sticky note program you will find. ...

Comment by Superrrman
about Stickies Jun 2011

This is the best virtual sticky note program you will find. It is skinnable, has reminders, etc. Check it out!