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Day One Alternatives for Linux

Day One is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Journée, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Day One and ten of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Day One are Lifeograph, Jrnl, Think Smart Journal and Mini Diary.

Day One alternatives are mainly Journaling Apps but may also be Note-taking Tools or Private Diaries. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Day One.
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    Journée

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A simplified, RedNotebook-type journal/diary app. With a focus on minimal design and a distraction free writing environment. Makes a folder full of dated text files that are easy to access even without the journal program.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownJournée supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ LightweightJournée consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Discontinued

    No longer updated. Last update was in August 2018. It can still be downloaded.

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    Lifeograph

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    Lifeograph is an off-line and private journal and note taking application.

    ⚫︎ Works OfflineLifeograph can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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    Jrnl

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    jrnl is a simple journal application for your command line. Journals are stored as human readable plain text files. Optionally, your journal can be encrypted using the 256-bit AES.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceJrnl either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ PortableJrnl can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Think Smart Journal

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Linux Mobile
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Unlock the secrets of your mind — simply by writing in your private journal. Every entry comes with a detailed analysis of you, your thoughts, and those who matter most. Imagine what you can discover about yourself.

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    Mini Diary

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Simple and secure journal app.

    ⚫︎ Full-Text SearchMini Diary lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
    ⚫︎ LightweightMini Diary consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeMini Diary supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownMini Diary supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    Discontinued

    "Mini Diary is no longer maintained."https://minidiary.app/

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    Lunatask

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Lunatask is an all-in-one privacy-focused todo list, notebook, daily journal, habit and mood tracker, and pomodoro timer. Lunatask remembers stuff for you and knows what to work on next.

    ⚫︎ Pomodoro TimerPractice the Pomodoro Technique in Lunatask to stay focused and productive.
    ⚫︎ End-to-End EncryptionLunatask has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    ⚫︎ Mood TrackingLunatask can keep a record of your personal mood or someone else at regular intervals.
    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownLunatask supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    Jarme

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Keeping a journal or writing your diary everyday can be boring at times but your memories are as precious to us as they are to you. Which is why we built Jarme, an app that makes it fun to write, share and reminisce the moments of your life that are worth remembering.

    ⚫︎ Works OfflineJarme can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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  8. A minimalistic privacy-focused journal that applies Deep Work principles to bring work-life balance. Markdown supported, works offline, smooth shortcuts.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedDeveloper Diary is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Works OfflineDeveloper Diary can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownDeveloper Diary supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    journal-cli

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    journal-cli makes it super easy to keep a well-organized journal that can be instantly indexed, searched, and browsed all from your terminal window.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedjournal-cli is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownjournal-cli supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Command line interfacejournal-cli either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Pepys

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Pepys is a journaling application that utilises markdown for writing and storing the journal entries

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownPepys supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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