Simple Notes Alternatives

    Simple Notes is described as 'A simple textfield for adding quick notes' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Simple Notes for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, iPhone, Mac and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Joplin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Simple Notes are Google Keep (Free), Microsoft OneNote (Freemium), Evernote (Freemium) and Simplenote (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 30, 2021

    1. Stickies is a PC utility written to replace Post-It-style notes left stuck to your monitor. The design goal behind Stickies is that the program is small and simple. Stickies will not mess with your system files, or write to the Registry.
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    2. Take beautiful markdown notes whenever you feel inspired. Place them in notebooks and tag them accordingly. Stay organized by making task lists, set reminders and keep everything in one place by attaching related files.
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    3. UpNote is an elegant and powerful note app that works seamlessly across platforms: iOS, Mac and Windows. UpNote is designed to help you take notes easily and stay focused on what matters most.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • Google Chrome
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      Web Clipper that works! The easiest way to clip text, pics, links, email and pdf from internet pages and save them. Save and share any things you find on the Web: text, images, links, articles, pdf and upload them all to Nimbus account.
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    4. A minimalistic notes app. Notally it's extremely light, minimalistic and elegant. There are minimal dependencies and lines of code. (All without compromising on readability).
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Full-featured, cross-platform note-taking and note management tool with advanced collaboration and editing features to let you work with multiple notes at the same time.
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    5. Note Station allows your precious ideas to be synced from your own Synology NAS server device to all your computers and mobile devices with maximum privacy and security.
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    6. Noted is an audio recording and note-taking app for lectures, meetings, interviews, conferences and more, making it easy to record every moment with confidence.
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    7. Notebook PEAs - encryption of notes. Protects your private notes with a password. The text is never stored unencrypted on your disk (until you explicitly decide to do that). The used cryptographic primitives are currently considered as safe as possible.
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    8. Daily kanban & calendar for your day to day tasks, Boards for your projects, Backlog for the things you missed, Inbox for mind dump and much more.
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