ZenJournal Alternatives

    ZenJournal is described as 'is not a note-taking app where you are forced to write a title for every note, not an inbox where you send email to yourself, not a blog that everyone can see, nor a social network site for marketers and stalkers' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 25 alternatives to ZenJournal for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, iPad, Android, Android Tablet and Mac. The best alternative is Daylio, which is free. Other great apps like ZenJournal are Day One (Freemium), Journey (Paid), Journée (Free, Open Source) and Lifeograph (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 2, 2021

    1. Pick your mood and add activities you have been doing during the day. You can also add notes and keep an old school diary.
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    2. Day One is a simple way to journal application for the Mac, iPhone, iPad and Android It’s easy to quickly enter your thoughts and memories and have them synced and backed up in the cloud.
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    3. A diary that keeps your private memories forever. Trusted by millions of users, Journey is your perfect journal companion that keeps your private memories for a lifetime.
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    4. A simplified, RedNotebook-type journal/diary app. With a focus on minimal design and a distraction free writing environment. Makes a folder full of dated text files that are easy to access even without the journal program.
    5. Lifeograph is an off-line and private journal and note taking application.
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    6. Momento is a unique diary/journal writing app for iPhone & iPod touch, which provides a quick and easy way to record moments throughout your day. Connect with popular social web services, such as Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and Last.
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    7. OurDays is an elegant journal with well-design interface. You can keep your daily activities, feeling, and ideas by photos, voice recordings, texts, locations, and tags.
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    8. A simple and elegant open-source journal keeping software for Windows compatible with Day One.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.1, released in August 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    9. jrnl is a simple journal application for your command line. Journals are stored as human readable plain text files. Optionally, your journal can be encrypted using the 256-bit AES.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Write in Private. Penzu is your own personal journal and online diary.
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