Stack for Mac Alternatives

    Stack for Mac is described as 'Stack is a key-value based store to collect data you work with each day. It's build to save a lot of little fragments like notes, images, todos, complex markdown drafts and other files categorized by a key to easily find it later' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Stack for Mac for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Evernote or CherryTree. Other great apps like Stack for Mac are Zim (Free, Open Source), Tomboy (Free, Open Source), Cryptee (Freemium, Open Source) and wikidPad (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 7, 2021

    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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      Evernote is a cross-platform, freemium app designed for note taking, organizing, and archiving.
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    2. A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file.
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    3. Zim brings the concept of a wiki to your desktop. Store information, link pages and edit with WYSISYG markup or directly typing some lightweight markup syntax and see it previewed as-you-type.
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    4. Tomboy is a desktop note-taking application for Linux, Unix, Windows, and Mac OS X. Simple and easy to use, but with potential to help you organize the ideas and information you deal with every day.
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    5. Cryptee is a safety and privacy focused, encrypted and cross-platform personal data storage service. You can write personal documents, notes, journals, store photos and all sorts of other files.
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    6. wikidPad is a Wiki-like notebook for storing your thoughts, ideas, todo lists, contacts, or anything else you can think of to write down. What makes wikidPad different from other notepad applications is the ease with which you can cross-link your information.

      Discontinued

      Last update was in November 2018, and various links are dead on their website.

    7. The notes app for creative work. For the research, thinking and planning behind your next great piece of work. # Collect your thoughts Milanote is a place to put it all together. See your ideas, notes and research side by side.
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    8. nvALT is a fork of the original Notational Velocity with some additional features and interface modifications by Brett Terpstra and ElasticThreads.
    9. Notejoy is a collaborative notes app for you and your team. It helps you get your most important work out of the noise of email & chat and into a fast and focused workspace.
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