Notation AlternativesNote-taking Tools and other similar apps like Notation
nvALT is a fork of the original Notational Velocity with some additional features and interface modifications by Brett Terpstra and ElasticThreads.
- - nvALT is the most popular Mac alternative to Notation.
- - nvALT is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Notation.
Notational Velocity is a mouseless application for storing and retrieving notes.
Notational Velocity FeaturesDiscontinued
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.0 ß5, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website
Quiver is a notebook built for programmers. It lets you easily mix text, code and Markdown within one note, edit code with an awesome code editor, live preview Markdown and LaTeX cells, and find any note instantly via the full-text search.
- - Quiver is the most popular commercial alternative to Notation.
Turn your notes into a website.
- - Hyperdraft is the most popular Web-based alternative to Notation.
Fast & clean-looking note-taking app for macOS that helps writers write and think more.
The Archive Features
nvPY is a note-taking tool inspired by Notational Velocity, nvALT and ResophNotes. It syncs with simplenote, and runs on Linux, Windows and OSX.
- - nvPY is the most popular Windows & Linux alternative to Notation.
One day it rains and I have to write an article for the web, I need to write, not to think about where to place the images or format the text, I need that simple wonder called Markdown.Discontinued
Seems to be discontinued since 2015. See history: http://www.steo.it/badwrite/