Open Source Notion Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Notion 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 open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Notion are CherryTree (Free, Open Source), Zim (Free, Open Source), TiddlyWiki (Free, Open Source) and Zettlr (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 27, 2021

    1. Foswiki is the free and open source enterprise collaboration platform.
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      • Atom
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      Dnote is a lightweight personal knowledge base. The main design goal is to keep you focused by providing a way of swiftly capturing new information without having to switch environment.
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      From school to your office, Skrifa is the word processor for everyone. With a minimal, distraction free, simple and yet powerful interface, it's focused on what you really care, your content.
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    2. Free open source software combining the best of wiki and CMS with community building-features.

      Discontinued

      Abandoned since 2015

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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Your team’s knowledge base Team wiki, documentation, meeting notes, playbooks, onboarding, work logs, brainstorming, & more….
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    3. TWiki is leading open source enterprise wiki and Web 2.0 application platform used by 50,000 small businesses, many Fortune 500 companies, and millions of people.
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    4. Ema Personal Wiki uses Markdown to freely create and manage structured notes, like a website. Using WikiWords you can create notebook with linkable pages for tracking your notes, todo lists, bookmarks, your life - in the most flexible way.
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      Ikiwiki is a wiki compiler. It converts wiki pages into HTML pages suitable for publishing on a website. Ikiwiki stores pages and history in a revision control system such as Subversion or Git.
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    5. Put your notes and files into OnePile workspaces. Securely sync your data across devices without the need of a central server. Data can be encrypted before leaving your device providing privacy protecting end-to-end encryption.
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