maim is described as '(make image) takes screenshots of your desktop. It has options to take only a region, and relies on slop to query for regions. maim is supposed to be an improved scrot' and is a Screenshot Capture Tool in the Photos & Graphics category. There are six alternatives to maim for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac and Microsoft Edge. The best alternative is Snagit. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try CloudApp or Nimbus Screenshot. Other great apps like maim are shotgun (screenshot utility) (Free, Open Source), Gnome Screenshot (Free, Open Source) and Hyperdesktop (Free, Open Source).
Capture or record any part of your screen. The editor will help you to annotate or blur sensitive info. Fast upload and share with the Short URL. Access screenshot and video recordings from iPhone, iPad or Web.
GNOME Screenshot is a utility used in the GNOME desktop environment for taking screenshots. It was part of the GNOME Utilities (gnome-utils) package, but was split into its own package for the 3.3.1 version in 2011.
Other than being an uploading tool for Imgur, it also allows you to take screenshots and perform simple editing functions on them. You can capture the complete screen or a selected region of your screen.