CrocodileNote Alternatives

    CrocodileNote is described as 'Take simple text notes. You can put them into folders to create your own quick, easy and robust file structure'. There are more than 100 alternatives to CrocodileNote for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Standard Notes or Google Keep. Other great apps like CrocodileNote are Microsoft OneNote (Freemium), Evernote (Freemium), Simplenote (Free, Open Source) and CherryTree (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 26, 2021

    1. A modern note-taking, list-making and writing app with markdown rich-text editing, powerful customization, a beautiful interface, a dark theme, and much more.
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    2. Simple checklist app. Just rows of text entries and a checkbox for each. No B.S., i.e., no categories, no sub-tasks, no time tracking, and no other crazy wizzbang features.


      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      Hiro let's you organize things with simple text snippets. It even works for the most chaotic people. • Keep tabs with friends. Money owed, things recommended, all in one place.
    3. Jarnal is an open-source application for notetaking, sketching, keeping a journal, making a presentation, annotating a document - including pdf - or collaborating using a stylus, mouse or keyboard. It is similar to Microsoft .
    4. North brings you the simplest, fastest experience in saving your thoughts with context on your iPhone, iPad or Mac. Jot down, copy-paste, list out – all in one app.
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    5. Osmo is a handy personal organizer, which includes calendar, tasks manager, address book and notes modules. It was designed to be a small, easy to use and good looking PIM tool to help to manage personal information.
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    6. GeeTeeDee is a fancy, lightweight, easy to use and effective task management software.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last versions, released in December 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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

      Discontinued

      Latest commit on May 5, 2013. See https://github.com/gildas-lormeau/Scrapbook-for-SingleFile

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    8. Docspell is a personal document organizer. You'll need a scanner to convert your papers into files. Docspell can then assist in organizing the resulting mess 😉.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      KJots is a hierarchical note taking application that organizes all of your notes into separate books displayed as tree. Since Plasma 5 KJots isn't part of Kontact anymore.