• Laverna icon

    Laverna

    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

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    Simplenote

    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

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    Zim

    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

    • Zim has all features of tomboy and so much more. It's a great program!
      chavellasApr 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    TiddlyWiki

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Xfce

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    wikidPad

    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

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    NixNote

    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

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    Org-mode

    Org-mode is for keeping notes, maintaining ToDo lists, doing project planning, and authoring with a fast and effective plain-text...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad

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    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

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    WizNote

    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

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    Alternote

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

    Commercial Mac

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    Notational Velocity

    Notational Velocity is a mouseless application for storing and retrieving notes. With Notational Velocity, searching for notes is...

    Open Source Mac

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    MyTetra

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    nvALT

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

    Open Source Mac

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    Leanote

    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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    Quiver

    Quiver is a notebook built for programmers. It lets you easily mix text, code and Markdown within one note, edit code with an awesome...

    Commercial Mac

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    QOwnNotes

    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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    nvPY

    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

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    medit

    medit is a programming and around-programming text editor. Started originally as a simple built-in editor component in GGAP, it...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xfce

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    Magpie Discontinued

    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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    Elephant

    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

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    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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    myBase

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

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    notesmartly

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

    Free Mac iPhone iPad

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    GloboNote

    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

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    Yojimbo

    Yojimbo makes keeping all the small (or even large) bits of information that pour in every day organized and accessible.

    Commercial Mac

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    Intellinote Discontinued

    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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    Scribbleton

    The little personal wiki. Scribbleton is your own personal wiki, where you can store everything from quick notes, to detailed...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    NoteAway

    NoteAway is the simplest, most convenient way to take quick notes on OS X. NoteAway has lots of powerful features for free, like...

    Free Mac

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    Ghostnote

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

    Commercial Mac

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    Curio

    Curio is an innovative and visual application for brainstorming, notetaking, and project management.

    Commercial Mac

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    Outline+

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

    Commercial Mac iPad

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    NoteCase Pro

    NoteCase Pro is an advanced multi platform outliner that helps you organize your text notes into a document, with individual notes...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet Xfce

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    Gluebox Discontinued

    Gluebox is a free platform independent Wiki-like notetaking and information gathering tool with a strong focus on project...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    DashNote

    Quickly and easily access your Simplenote account from your OS X dashboard. Stay organized with no effort. Let your notes...

    Free Mac

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    vijazedan simple notes

    This is a simple app to create notes, save and load the notes from a fast list. Icons: icons8.com

    Free Mac Windows Linux BSD