JavaScript Note-taking and Editors

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Top 12 JavaScript Note-taking and Editor Projects


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    Project mention: Ask HN: What are some good non-subscription Mac apps? | | 2022-05-10
  • Boostnote

    This repository is outdated and new Boost Note app is available! We've launched a new Boost Note app which supports real-time collaborative writing.

    Project mention: Where is the insert date shortcut? | | 2021-06-20

    Also, if this is a feature request, you can open one here for boost note next:, or for old boost (legacy) note:

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support . Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • Trilium Notes

    Build your personal knowledge base with Trilium Notes

    Project mention: Patterns of Personal Knowledge Base | | 2022-05-22
  • Leanote

    Not Just A Notepad! (golang + mongodb)

    Project mention: Leannote - a selfhosted Evernote replacement | | 2022-01-10
  • ShareLaTex

    A web-based collaborative LaTeX editor

    Project mention: Code licensed under the AGPL MUST NOT be used at Google | | 2022-04-27

    > any popular opensource library using AGPL since?

    Not quite a library, but overleaf (the online LaTeX editor) is pretty big in the scientific community and it's agpl.

  • Laverna

    Laverna is a JavaScript note taking application with Markdown editor and encryption support. Consider it like open source alternative to Evernote.

    Project mention: GitNoter alternatives - Laverna, Standard Notes, takenote, gitnote, and OpenNote | | 2022-04-25
  • HackMD

    CodiMD - Realtime collaborative markdown notes on all platforms.

    Project mention: Let's Markdown: A self-hosted, open source collaborative markdown editor | | 2022-05-14

    Their community edition is.

  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • OpenNote

    OpenNote was built to be an open web-based alternative to Microsoft OneNote (T) and EverNote.

    Project mention: GitNoter alternatives - Laverna, Standard Notes, takenote, gitnote, and OpenNote | | 2022-04-25
  • Writing

    Writing is a lightweight distraction-free text editor, in the browser (Markdown and LaTeX supported).

  • Turtl

    The secure, collaborative notebook (by turtl)

    Project mention: TurtlServer - Google Keep self hosted alternative | | 2022-01-21
  • Wreeto

    Wreeto is an open source note-taking, knowledge management and wiki system.

    Project mention: wreeto v3 coming soon - knowledge management revamped ! | | 2021-07-16

    As many of you might now already, wreeto has an open source and a SaaS instance. I've been working on both (they're separate repos with big differences). Last year, I decided to invest the 100% of my time to develop the SaaS instance of the project.

  • Guacamoly

    Meemo - Your personal notes

    Project mention: Looking for something self hosted that works like old school LiveJournal, but invite only? | | 2022-01-01

    I've been using Humhub for a bit and I really like it. There's also Meemo if you want something dead simple. Here's the docker image I use.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-05-22.

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What are some of the best open-source Note-taking and Editor projects in JavaScript? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 29,286
2 Boostnote 17,305
3 Trilium Notes 16,035
4 Leanote 10,804
5 ShareLaTex 9,851
6 Laverna 8,851
7 HackMD 7,873
8 OpenNote 1,521
9 Writing 963
10 Turtl 517
11 Wreeto 354
12 Guacamoly 277
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