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 nine of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Day One are Lifeograph (Free, Open Source), Jrnl (Free, Open Source), Mini Diary (Free, Open Source) and Jarme (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jun 2, 2021

    1. 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.
    2. Lifeograph is an off-line and private journal and note taking application.
      show more


    3. 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.
    4. 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.
      show more


      • 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.
      show more
    5. A minimalistic privacy-focused journal that applies Deep Work principles to bring work-life balance. Markdown supported, works offline, smooth shortcuts.
      show more
    6. 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.
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Pepys is a journaling application that utilises markdown for writing and storing the journal entries Features: - Markdown Highlighting
      show more
    Showing 9 of 9 alternatives