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Quick And Easy Note Taking With These Apps

When you just need the bare essential note taking app these have just what you are looking for. No frills just easy peasy note taking.

Simplenote
EverMemo - Fastest Note
MemoMa
Short Notes - Capture Ideas
Inkpad Notepad - Notes - To do

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Highest scored apps in the category

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Simplenote

Simplenote

Automattic

Capture notes, sync with your devices, and stay organized.

Simplenote offers easy and basic note-taking features for both iPhone and iPad. You can share notes, organize them with tags and pins, and take advantage of Web access.

EverMemo - Fastest Note
EverMemo - Fastest Note

EverMemo

Miidii Tech

Hi, we are back

Hi, we are back.

EverMemo is a simple memo pad which can quickly record and share your ideas. No matter you are taking notes or writing dairy, it will make perfect record for you. It also can synchronize to Evernote, make sure the notes never lost. It can completely replace the system built-in Notes!

【Features】
・ The extremely clear interface and card layout,...

MemoMa
MemoMa

MemoMa

Tsuyoshi Niwa

Use MemoMa to keep track of your everyday activity

Use MemoMa to keep track of your everyday activity!
MemoMa is a note & calendar app.
You can filter your notes, events and photos by specifying date range.


Writing:
You can write multiple notes in succession.
Your notes will be saved in your calendar.
To enter phrases or hashtags quickly, register them in ‘Quick Items’. (*with upgrade)
You can write notes from Apple Watch....

Short Notes - Capture Ideas
Short Notes - Capture Ideas

Short Notes

ProductiveTap

Short Notes is a simple but powerful app that helps you capture your ideas quickly

Short Notes is a simple but powerful app that helps you capture your ideas quickly. Wherever and whenever you are, you will never miss any of your ideas again.

Short Notes encourages you to be concise by limiting a note's length to 250 characters. It also helps you organize your ideas by allowing you to assign multiple tags to a note.

Reading...

Inkpad Notepad - Notes - To do
Inkpad Notepad - Notes - To do

Inkpad Notepad

Workpail, LLC

InkPad Notepad is the simple, elegant, easy way to keep notes on your phone, or on the web

InkPad Notepad is the simple, elegant, easy way to keep notes on your phone, or on the web.

Once upon a time, you had to write down notes in a paper notepad and carry it around with you. If you wrote a shopping list or to do list, you might go to the store and discover you had forgotten your notepad....

Transom Note-Taker for Writers
Transom Note-Taker for Writers

Transom Note

VoidMedia

Made for writers, by writers, Transom lets you capture and tag every little scrap of an idea so that you can easily find it whenever you're ready to write — without having to fumble through emails-to-self, messy notebooks, and clunky multi-purpose apps

Made for writers, by writers, Transom lets you capture and tag every little scrap of an idea so that you can easily find it whenever you're ready to write — without having to fumble through emails-to-self, messy notebooks, and clunky multi-purpose apps.

How it works: create a Thought to add it to your Transom notes. Easily add Tags and file it...

Noted by Tack - Write simply beautiful notes
Noted by Tack - Write simply beautiful notes

Noted by Tack

Tack Mobile

Noted is a simple and elegant way to take notes on your iPhone or iPod Touch

Noted is a simple and elegant way to take notes on your iPhone or iPod Touch. Capture your thoughts in a whole new way with a delightful gesture-driven interface that puts the focus on your notes.

“a dead-simple app for jotting things down” - WIRED

“it's dead simple to use...” - CNET

“a beautifully simple gesture-based note-taking app…” – The Next Web

“…a colorful,...

Swipe gestures and settings
Jot - Notes & Todos

Jot - Notes & Todos

Things That Are Brown

Jot is perfect for those who want a simple and fast, distraction-free note-taking app without the fuss.

Jot - Notes & Todos is a simple and fast app for quickly jotting down notes when you need them.

Useful keyboard shortcuts
Drafts (Legacy Version)

Drafts (Legacy Version)

Agile Tortoise

When all you need is a digital notepad for quick notes and text drafts, nothing beats this

Drafts 4 is the best app for quickly capturing notes and other moments of writing inspiration before they get away.

Also Good

Apps with average score

Quick Notes with widget
Quick Notes with widget
Quick Notes with widget

Quick Notes with widget

Michal Kos

Quick Notes is a simple app for writing notes that you want to access anywhere, anytime in your Notifications Center. Quick Notes is about efficiency. You are not filled with clutter you don't need. Just open and take notes.

Features:
- Quickly write your notes
- Set a reminder
- Today widget in Notification...

Quick Note Pro
Quick Note Pro
Quick Note Pro

Quick Note Pro

cheolhyun wang

Quick Note is a recordable note and you can use it on both iPhone and iPad.
It supports note and record simultaneously to help you manage your idea effectively.
You can send email with your voice and note easily.

Quick Note can help you note your ideas flitting through your...

Memo Notepad
Memo Notepad
Memo Notepad

Memo Notepad

Adylitica, Inc.

The simple and easy place for your quick thoughts

Memo Notepad provides you with a totally simple way to take notes on your iPhone. Saving, cloud syncing all happens in the background. Just focus and write down what you are thinking super quickly and easily.

Memo is a perfect place for your...

Scribble It 2
Scribble It 2
Scribble It 2

Scribble It 2

EquiSketch LLC

Scribble It 2 is the easiest way to quickly scribble, jot, sketch, write or draw anything. With insanely quick loading and an easy to use interface, you go from launch to scribble almost instantly!

Included Features:
• Simple and easy to learn interface
• Smooth drawing with black, blue or...

iNotes – take quick notes & memo stickers
iNotes – take quick notes & memo stickers
iNotes – take quick notes & memo stickers

iNotes – take quick notes & memo stickers

Landay Apps

Take notes, organize the shopping list, your ideas and reminders or tasks. 

Write all your ideas, take colorful notes, make sketches or doodles, the shopping list, draw everything that comes to your mind in this bloc notes of post it or stikies. Draw on the screen of your mobile or tablet everything you want on...

vNote - Visual Note
vNote - Visual Note
vNote - Visual Note

vNote - Visual Note

Nicola Canali

Take notes with 2 taps and view them as you like.

vNote is a simple App, that goes straight to the point. No dates, deadlines, alarms or labels.

It encloses your notes in a single screen and lets you choose how to visualize them by changing fonts, colors and sizes, to get...

Easy Note 2
Easy Note 2
Easy Note 2

Easy Note 2

OrangeOrApple.com

Easy Note 2 is a simple yet effective notes and to-do app with an attractive and clutter-free design.

• Features

Organize notes in folders
Check items as complete
Due dates, reminders, notifications
Search
Add pictures to notes
Sync across multiple iOS devices

Share folders with other users
Journal/diary support
Filter Notes by day/week/month/year (calendar)
Filter by tags
View notes on web

Snap-it Notes
Snap-it Notes
Snap-it Notes

Snap-it Notes

Chun Man Chuang

Snap-it Notes is a versatile, reliable and simple to use photo note app in your pocket. With Snap-it Notes, creating notes is just a snap. Apple Watch integration allows you to easily view, create and delete notes right on your wrist!

See something important? "Snap it", add description, select tags and...

Memo Notepad HD
Memo Notepad HD
Memo Notepad HD

Memo Notepad HD

Adylitica, Inc.

The simple and easy place for your quick thoughts

Memo Notepad provides you with a totally simple way to take notes on your iPad. Saving, cloud syncing all happens in the background. Just focus and write down what you are thinking super quickly and easily.

Memo is a perfect place for your...

E&Q Notes lite
E&Q Notes lite
E&Q Notes lite

E&Q Notes lite

Tsigosys

Easy & Quick Notes, free version.
An exclusive easy-to-use notebook with alarm function, sort function, code protection and changeable font size.
Images can also be added (only in full version).
All notes can be grouped into categories. Category name is freely definable.
Each category can be marked with a color or...

Notez
Notez
Notez

Notez

Kais Karim

Notez, The Simple Dark Theme Note Taking App
It provides a simple interface to take notes quickly on your iPhone, iPod and iPad. It comes features like an awesome night/dark theme mode!

Features:
+ Light and Night/Dark Themes
+ Different Font Sizes and Faces
+ Open Note in any of your favorite Apps
+ Show Note...

Quick Notes Widget
Quick Notes Widget
Quick Notes Widget

Quick Notes Widget

Catalystwo Limited

This app enables you to display notes in Notification Centre.
Take some notes in this app then you can read them anytime from Notification Centre Widget.


【How to install widget】

[1] After downloading this app, open Notification Center by swiping your finger from the top of the screen towards the bottom of the...

Writethere - Quick notes reinvented
Writethere - Quick notes reinvented
Writethere - Quick notes reinvented

Writethere - Quick notes reinvented

Richard Keen

Writethere is the best way to write notes on your phone and Apple Watch (with dictation) and to see your most important notes at a glance on your Apple Watch and in Notification Center.

• Quickly skim through your notes, without having to go back and forth to read them.
• Dictate...

MiniNote - Write Quick Notes
MiniNote - Write Quick Notes
MiniNote - Write Quick Notes

MiniNote - Write Quick Notes

FIPLAB Ltd

NOTE TAKING DONE RIGHT WITH SYNCING

MiniNote is quite simply the best notes app you will ever use. It has been engineered from the ground up to offer the fastest and most pleasurable note taking experience possible. Try it for a week and you'll be hooked for life.

Use MiniNote to...

Simple Note Maker
Simple Note Maker
Simple Note Maker

Simple Note Maker

Faizan Ullah

Simple note maker is an easy to use note making app compatible with almost all ios devices. The app has a simple interface making it easy and hassle free to store notes on the go.

The app is so easy to use that it becomes a must have for an iPhone...

Quick Note App
Quick Note App
Quick Note App

Quick Note App

Nir Hamzani

Quick note is the fastest way of saving and editing information that you need for temporary use.

Copy a text content or a phone number, then edit or save it in one click.

Highlighted text from any app and even from your MAC is immediately available for editing and saving. Just click...

Textever - quick notes for Evernote
Textever - quick notes for Evernote
Textever - quick notes for Evernote

Textever - quick notes for Evernote

Gosubits

Textever is a quick and easy app for your diary, journal and life log. One tap to open, one tap to send and quick edit your plain text notes. Quickly add checkboxes, images, dates, times, reminders, bullets, tags and select notebooks.

Quick and reliable synchronization between devices through Evernote. Import Evernote...

Big Note Lite
Big Note Lite
Big Note Lite

Big Note Lite

To Scale Design

A simple app that records your notes and lets you easily change the text size to make it easy to read.

Big Note Lite is Ad supported. If you want to get rid of the ads check out the full version of Big Note.

Big Note is designed for those of us...

Flashnote - Easy Notebook
Flashnote - Easy Notebook
Flashnote - Easy Notebook

Flashnote - Easy Notebook

Snatch App LLC

Let Flashnote be your new outlet to capture important material from lectures to handouts. Quickly convert pictures taken into outlined text Documents and save them to your notebook for any future reference. Instantly share your produced documents with your classmates and other devices.

Simple Note Taking - Buno
Simple Note Taking - Buno
Simple Note Taking - Buno

Simple Note Taking - Buno

HELLOWORLD DEV PRIVATE LIMITED

When we started Buno (an abbreviation of Bucket Notes), the main purpose was to make note taking simple, beautiful and intuitive. And here we are to redefine that.

Here’s how:

• QUICK NOTES
Capture your everyday thoughts with our simple swipe gesture that makes it super easy to take notes
- Swipe down, take...

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

Write fast and note free

Write fast and note free

Z-Systems

The learning fast entry with notebook, browser, search, integration of Dropbox, and more, for you and your team.

A universal app for all mobile iOS devices optimized (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch).

Enter text quickly and easily on your device. With a dictionary that automatically learns new words, it adapts to your language (for example, in your industry or project). Word suggestions are sorted by the frequency of your use. Enter some text and note the effect. All characters supported by your device can used in the dictionary.

The text collection is designed to maintain the text continuously and quickly. It offers some textual features such as:

- Proposals directly from your personal dictionary, which adapts to your usage. A character in the text is already sufficient and get suggestions.

- A basic German or English dictionary is installed, depending on the current system language of your device. Be easier to write English or German texts. The dictionary will adapt to your writing style and suggest frequently used entries are preferred.

- Implementation of umlauts on a german system. For example, select a "u" for "ü" to receive proposals. If a proposal is missing, this is learned from the app.

- Direct collection of punctuation marks that appear after the last word.

- Automatic case-sensitive. This is for the last word immediately changed.

- Storage of text modules and notes are in turn used in your text (green dot next to the proposal)

- Upon request, the app uses to your address book. Parts of the addresses as names, emails, notes, etc. are offered as a suggestion (red dot)

- A page on the internet is in »Write fast and note« directly bootable and you can within the app. surfing. Links from other apps, start this app on your device.

Other Features:

- Search for text with "Google", "Yahoo", "Bing", "Wikipedia" and "YouTube" and browse directly to »Write fast and note.«

- Via a search button is the current website, deposited with your title, in your current text. Save your search results as a note and further develop these.

- E-mail or SMS (iPhone) are directly shippable

- Your text can be used via the clipboard into other apps. This can be done automatically when you exit the app (default).

- Learning your words happens when changing from »Write fast and note« to another app.! Short texts can already be processed completely.

- About your Dropbox, you can sync all your notes, phrases and words. Use your dictionary to other devices. »Write fast and note« is a universal app for all mobile iOS devices (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch).

- Turn your Dropbox for other users to use the same language (wording) in your team or your family. Distribute notes and text modules and develop them. Work with your team on issues and apply the results together on the common dropbox.

- Switch between your Dropbox account and use different dictionaries. Use it for projects or different languages ​​(eg English or German. This may vary depending on volume take up to 3 minutes).

- Use multiple worksheets. A sheet for your current text and more within your notes in the dictionary.

- Use the portrait and landscape mode, and support for the Retina Display

- The font and its size are customizable

- The size of the proposals are also adaptable

- One statistic gives you an overview of your activities

You are missing a feature? Let us know you, so they can be included in an update. In case of problems we are happy to help.

We wish you much fun and success with »Write fast and note«.

Notes - Captures your everyday notes

Notes - Captures your everyday notes

George Sargunaraj C

Notes+ is an elegant way to capture your notes, thoughts, numbers, lists and everything else you would need a note pad for. The app is specifically designed to seamlessly work in your phone and watch.

Seamless Integration between Phone and Watch

The seamless integration between the app on the phone and watch helps you capture your notes at your convenience. Capture the notes in your phone and you can view them any time in your watch.

Access Notes from your Watch

Need your account number to fill in a form or need to get the meeting notes of yesterday's meeting? Quick access your notes from your watch in a couple of taps without having to take your phone out.

Notes Capturing Made Easy

One of the major problems we all face is losing information. Notes+ is a simple and easy way to capture all your information in a simple and easy way so that you never loose any information again.

Awesome Search

Our Quick Search feature enables you to get the information you want by a simple and fast search. Now no information is far from your reach and you can access them anytime in just a few seconds.

Awesome Gesture Support

Access the options available for each note like mark as favourite, share or delete using swipes. Also the default option for right and left swipes enables you to take actions without even tapping any button.

Consciously made simple

The simple, clean and easy to use interface gets you started in seconds and the flow is purposely made simple and intuitive to help you focus on the data at hand rather on the app.

If you like the app, have a suggestion to improve the app or would like to report something not working, please send us an email at [email protected] We love to hear from our customers.

Quick Note Lite

Quick Note Lite

cheolhyun wang

Quick Note Lite is free version of Quick Note Pro.

Quick Note is a recordable note and you can use it on both iPhone and iPad.
It supports note and record simultaneously to help you manage your idea effectively.
You can send email with your voice and note easily.

Quick Note can help you note your ideas flitting through your mind.
If you have boy friend or girl friend, you might be able to send your voice e-mail.
If you attend charged lessons, Quick Note can be used to record the lessons.
If you have meetings, Quick Note can be used for writing meeting assembly.
If you work for composition, Quick Note can be used to record impromptu.
It is very easy to write and record, and sending email is also available for 4 minutes recording.
The voice messages sent by Quick Note is also available to listen with your computer.

*** Key Features

* Supports unlimited recording time
* Note with recording
* Manage folder
* One touch record and playback
* Pause recording
* Voice Email
* Passcode lock
* Calendar
* Drawing
* Search
* Support Retina Display

*** Please send me an E-mail to [email protected] if any question.

Minutes Master - Notes & more!

Minutes Master - Notes & more!

Hartmut Albers

Minutes Master will be your 'best buddy' if you need to
- take notes to assist your memory
- keep track of agreements
- keep track of assignments
- take meeting minutes
- administrate meetings

and if you like to do so in a very easy to use, jet powerful app!


Have a look at the feature list to find your needs to be satisfied!

Minutes Master
- fully supports all iPhone (especially 6 Plus & 7 Plus) and all iPad devices (iOS 9 and higher)
- fully supports iCloud: Keep your note in sync on all your devices
- fully supports external keyboards: Allows for a performance boost; especially on small devices

With Minutes Master you can:
- create new notes from the scratch
- create new notes from calendar events
- create new notes from custom templates
- create new notes from existing notes

- organize notes in a customizable folder structure
- move existing notes to between folders at any time
- create and use archive folders, that prevent their notes from unwanted changes

- keep track of your notes by filtering or reordering note lists
- store and reload filter and order settings as favorites
- detect important note content by 'talking' note icons

- add participants, carbon copy receivers and note taker informations
- import contacts directly from the iOS address book

- organize your note contents in groups and topics
- classify topics with expressive topic types
- automatically insert new groups or topics at the bottom (meeting minutes style) or at the top (todo lists style)
- reorder groups and topics at any time
- fold and unfold any group (to hide/show all included topics)

- format topics with a lot of rich text features (fonts, sizes, styles, colors, indents, alignments, ...)

- add file attachments in any available file format or image attachments from the photos app or camera roll to topics
- send all files (from other apps, mails, ...) to Minutes Masters inbox (to use as attachments)
- organize attachment files in inbox and iTunes file share folder
- share all attached files with any other capable app

- create PDF files with all attachments included as fully usable documents (not just pictures)

- assign todo-topics to one or more assignees
- set a due date for every topic
- keep track of 'due dates' by creating reminders in the reminder app or timed notifications (messages)

- keep track of all assignments in a quick (per note) overview

- send notes or topics by mail as plain text, PDF or importable MMX files
- export notes as PDF or importable MMX files and share them via mail, AirDrop, ...
- import notes sent to you as MMX files by mail, AirDrop, ...

- print nicely formatted notes

- create templates for often used note styles or repeating meetings

- find your notes with a powerful search engine
- store and reload search settings as favorites
- see all matching topics in a quick view mode or in full note context
- jump to full note context from topic quick view

- create new contacts from the scratch
- create new contacts from your iOS address book, optionally with automatic name lookup
- keep track of your contacts by filtering and ordering contact lists
- take custom notes for your contacts

- fast switch between notes-, search- and contacts-views by customizable tab bar
- keep multiple notes, directories, search results, ... accessible by creating new tabs in the tab bar

- import your existing notes from Minutes&Tasks

- ...


In addition Minutes Master is highly customizable to your style of work!


One final note:
Of course your notes may contain highly sensitive information, therefore Minutes Master (and LaborEtArs as the creator) takes care that your data (notes, attachments, contacts, events, reminders, ...) are neither transferred to anybody or anywhere nor used in any form except inside of the app itself. This is of course with the exception of the iCloud, if the iCloud sync feature is enabled!

Notes – take quick notes & memo stickers PRO

Notes – take quick notes & memo stickers PRO

Landay Apps

Version without ads. Take notes, organizes the shopping list, your ideas and reminders or tasks. 

Write all your ideas, take colorful notes, make sketches or doodles, the shopping list, draw everything that comes to your mind in this bloc notes of post it or stikies. Draw on the screen of your mobile or tablet everything you want on this memo notes or blackboard. Very useful and practical and easy to use. 

Share this app to record notes via any program you have on your phone. If you liked the app vote for us and help us improve, thanks. 

Features: 
• Choose the color and typography you want. Choose from pencil, pen or brush 
• Different backgrounds colors, textures, staff, grid or lines 
• Clear undo or save the note 
• Insert images from the gallery, take a photo or choose a slate background 
• Share the note in the moment or save it and continue at another time.

Write notes on the screen with the fingers - Premium

Write notes on the screen with the fingers - Premium

Alejandro Melero Zaballos

Version without ads. Quick notepad to write down ideas or sketches or the shopping list
Quick notepad to write all your ideas, take notes, make sketches or doodles, the shopping list and draw everything that comes to your mind in this post it notebook. Very useful, practical and easy to use.
Share this app to record notes and stickies via any program you have on your phone. If you liked the app, Vote for us and help us improve. Thanks!
Features:
• Choose the color and typography you want. Choose from pencil, pen or brush
• Different background colors: textures, staff, grid or lines
• Clear, undo or save the note
• Insert images from the gallery, take a photo or choose a slate background
• Share the note stickers at the moment or save it and continue at another time.