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    Notebooks is described as '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' and is a Note-taking Tool in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Notebooks for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Android, iPhone and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Standard Notes or Microsoft OneNote. Other great apps like Notebooks are Google Keep (Free), Evernote (Freemium), Simplenote (Free, Open Source) and CherryTree (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 7, 2022

    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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    2. Standard Notes is a simple and private notes app. It allows you to write and sync your notes across all your devices, including your iPhone, iPad, Mac, and web browser.
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    3. Microsoft OneNote, part of the Microsoft Office Suite, is a digital notebook application that gives people one place to gather notes and information.
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      Almost everyone thinks Microsoft OneNote is a great alternative to Notebooks.
    4. Google Keep is a service provided by Google which integrates note-taking and web surfing.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
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      • Apple Watch
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      Evernote is a cross-platform, freemium app designed for note taking, organizing, and archiving.
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    5. 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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    6. A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file.
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      CherryTree vs Notebooks opinions
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      boniaditya The only one which as the folder tree structure and is infinitely collapsible like Notebooks
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

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    7. Capture inspiration from Pinterest, YouTube or web pages, organize ideas in one place and add your notes. Make mood boards or quick sketches to visualize and present ideas!.
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    8. Original Feature List (with personal marked Highlights) >> Notes can be arranged into arbitrarily deep tree. Single note can be placed into multiple places in the tree (see cloning)
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    9. 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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