Open Source Self-Hosted Notion Alternatives

    Notion is not available as a self-hosted solution but there are plenty of alternatives for power users and business that want to host a solution on-premise. The best Self-Hosted alternative is Standard Notes, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Notion and loads of them is available as a self-hosted solution so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Self-Hosted alternatives to Notion are TiddlyWiki (Free, Open Source), TagSpaces (Freemium, Open Source), MediaWiki (Free, Open Source) and Redmine (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 14, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
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      MarkWiki aims to be dead simple. MarkWiki was born out of frustration with bad documentation tools behind a company firewall that were too complex. You should consider MarkWiki if you: Need something working fast.

      Discontinued

      MarkWiki is unmaintained since January 2017 according to the GitHub repo

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    1. Herodotus has been designed as easy to use archival software, created to serve as an offline information reference when internet access in unavailable.
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      • Firebase
      An open source collaborative code and text editor. Share documents and see changes occur in real-time. It uses Firebase for real-time data synchronization
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      • Online
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      WebODF is a JavaScript library that makes it easy to add Open Document Format (ODF) support to your website and to your mobile or desktop application. It uses HTML and CSS to display ODF documents.

      Discontinued

      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 0.5.9, released in September 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website

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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Notabase is a powerful and easy-to-use note-taking app for networked thinking. Connect your ideas together and write more effortlessly.


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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Lessy is a time manager application built upon strong principles. It is designed to be as intuitive and inclusive as possible. Its goal is to help people to recover their power to manage time, instil self-confidence and challenge their capacity to question themselves.
    2. Crabgrass is a web application designed for activist groups to be better able to collaborate online. Mostly, it is a glorified wiki with fine-grain control over access rights.
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    3. A free & open source alternative project management tool. Features Currently citadel only offers basic task tracking through a Kanban board.
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      • Online
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      Snibox is a self-hosted snippet manager. Developed to collect and organize code snippets. Supports various programming languages, markdown, plain text.
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