TopNotes Alternatives

    TopNotes is described as 'powerful app for handwriting and organizing notes, sketches, diagrams, illusions and drawings. It is the easiest-to-use and going to be the best-selling handwriting app for iPad' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to TopNotes for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, iPhone, iPad and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Joplin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like TopNotes are Standard Notes (Freemium, Open Source), Evernote (Freemium), CherryTree (Free, Open Source) and Cryptee (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 27, 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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    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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      • Online
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      Evernote is a cross-platform, freemium app designed for note taking, organizing, and archiving.
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    3. A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file.
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    4. 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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    5. Colorful & powerful sticky notes app for Windows & Phones. Set reminder alarms, attach them to any website or document, organize them using folders/tags, sync sticky notes between devices & send notes across LAN or to any contact across the globe.
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    6. MemPad is a plain text outliner and note taking program with a tree structured index. All pages are stored in a single file. User interface available in 20 languages.
    7. 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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