Mindful Alternatives

    Mindful is described as 'space for your thoughts, ideas and ongoing tasks. It's a Chrome browser extension that helps you get ideas out and organize them with note-taking capabilities that automatically syncs across browser instances' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Mindful for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Joplin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Mindful are Evernote (Freemium), Simplenote (Free, Open Source), CherryTree (Free, Open Source) and Turtl (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 30, 2021

    1. Joplin is a free, open source note taking and to-do application, which can handle a large number of notes organised into notebooks. The notes are searchable, can be copied, tagged and modified either from the applications directly or from your own text editor.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      Evernote is a cross-platform, freemium app designed for note taking, organizing, and archiving.
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    2. Made by the company behind WordPress, Simplenote enables users to take notes, lists, and ideas. These notes are stored on the cloud and are accessible across multiple devices.
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    3. A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file.
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    4. Whether it's bookmarks or passwords, files or shopping lists...Turtl organizes it all and makes it easy to find later. Sync across your devices. Leave nothing behind.

      Discontinued

      The project doesn't seem to be actively developed anymore. Last updates was in 2019.

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    5. FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work.
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    6. Bear is a beautiful and flexible writing app for note-taking and prose, both on the go for iOS devices and for the Mac OS desktop. KEY FEATURES - Stay organized by linking notes to each other. - Use hashtags to organize and add context to notes.
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    7. Dendron is an open-source, local-first, markdown-based, note-taking tool built on top of VSCode. It supports all the usual features you would expect like tagging, backlinks, a graph view, split panes, and so forth.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
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      A productivity and task management tool appropriate for both individuals and businesses. With Nimbus Note users can create notes and to-do lists, share them with others, and archive important data. Save anything. Access it anywhere. Share with anyone.
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    8. Cryptee is a safety and privacy focused, encrypted and cross-platform personal data storage service. You can write personal documents, notes, journals, store photos and all sorts of other files.
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