Ghostnote Alternatives

    Ghostnote is described as 'adds contextual notes to almost anything on your mac. Add notes & todos to folders, applications, open documents, even websites. Think about it as post-it-notes for your OS' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Ghostnote for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Joplin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Ghostnote are Standard Notes (Freemium, Open Source), Google Keep (Free), Microsoft OneNote (Freemium) and Evernote (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 18, 2021

    1. KeyNote NF is a flexible, multi-featured tabbed notebook, based on Windows standard RichEdit control. It's always accessible with a single keypress, even if you work in another application.
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    2. Stickies is a PC utility written to replace Post-It-style notes left stuck to your monitor. The design goal behind Stickies is that the program is small and simple. Stickies will not mess with your system files, or write to the Registry.
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    3. LinkAce is meant to provide a long-term archive of links to websites, media files or anything else which has a valid URL. Store interesting articles, neat web tools or libraries you may use sometime in the future.
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    4. Piggydb is a Web notebook application that provides you with a platform to build your knowledge personally or collaboratively.

      Discontinued

      Development has shifted from Piggydb to Cotoami. https://piggydb.net/2017/04/04/piggydb-oinker-cotoami-we-need-your-help/

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      Diaro is designed to record your activities, daily events, appointments, experiences, thoughts, secrets and ideas throughout the day and sync data across all your devices. It is the easiest and most secure way to keep a diary.
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    5. Take beautiful markdown notes whenever you feel inspired. Place them in notebooks and tag them accordingly. Stay organized by making task lists, set reminders and keep everything in one place by attaching related files.
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    6. Switch effortlessly between using the keyboard and your voice to type out notes. Work smarter and more productively with fast, accurate dictation and transcription using Dictanote.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      "Highlights - Highlighter and Web Clipper" chrome extension by Learning Paths, helps you organise your content across the internet. Highlight, Tag and add notes to relevant content across the internet.
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    7. Notebooks allows you to create as many books as you need. Notebooks stores and displays almost any type of document: plain text and formatted text, PDF, web pages, MS Office or iWork documents, photos, videos, music and much more.
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    8. Access your bookmarks on any device (desktop, notebook, mobile) in any browser All your bookmarks are kept private, Bookmark Ninja is not a social bookmarking site.
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