NotesHub: Notes, Kanban Boards

5.0
25 reviews
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About this app

Fully cross-platform, vendor-agnostic, Markdown-based note-taking app plus Kanban and whiteboarding tool.
You can sync your data with GitHub, your own Git server, or just keep it locally on your phone.

Use the power of Markdown to format your notes, and create tables, lists, images, diagrams, etc.
Markdown will help to keep your notes in the same style regardless of whether you copied text from the internet or wrote from scratch.

Use Kanban boards as a tool to visualize your work and maximize your efficiency.
This will help you to organize your time, focus on what matters, and achieve more.

If you need quickly visualize your idea, our whiteboarding feature will be handy for you.
Add different shapes, make connections between them, add hand-drawn notes, or add reusable elements from the library.

KEY FEATURES
• Offline-first approach
• No vendor lock-in
• Periodic sync of data
• Fully cross-platform
• Different notebook providers: Git, GitHub
• Seamless GitHub integration
• Notes printing
• Export notes to PDF
• Auto-generated table of contents (TOC)
• Kanban boards
• Whiteboards (based on Excalidraw)
• Dark and light themes (with accent color picker)
• Markdown preview with scroll sync
• Extended Markdown syntax: Mermaid diagrams, math expressions (MathJax), callouts, ABC musical notation, etc.
• Syntax highlighting for code blocks
• File attachments
• Convert HTML content to Markdown on paste
• Editor toolbar with all necessary commands (bold, list, table, etc.)
• Markdown syntax guidance
• Automatic merge conflict resolution

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: Why should I write my notes in Markdown?
A: Markdown is a widely popular open format with support in many applications. By choosing Markdown you can be confident if you decide to switch to a different application you can easily move all of your data without any conversion needed. Also, Markdown is incredibly easy to understand even in raw view as it's just plain text content with human-readable syntax. Last but not least, Markdown helps you to keep all of your notes in a uniform format, with no more mismatches in font size, font face, etc. when you import data from different sources.

Q: What are the benefits of using Git to store notes?
A: You will get a lot of things for free:
• Unlimited version history, and information on when and who did what changes
• Ability to share notebooks with others, you can add anyone as a collaborator or viewer to your Git repository
• Easy self-hosting with plenty open open-source options, so notes will truly belong to you
• Better merge conflict resolution compared to traditional cloud-based file storage solutions
• Ability to create public websites/blogs from your notebooks
Updated on
Apr 11, 2024

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Location, Files and docs and 2 others
This app may collect these data types
Location, Files and docs and 2 others
Data is encrypted in transit
Data can’t be deleted

Ratings and reviews

5.0
22 reviews
Ruben Maxwell
January 18, 2024
INCREDIBLE. This app is criminally underrated. It's unbelievable that an Obsidian competitor of this quality exists for a tiny ONE-TIME cost when everything else is $50-$100 yearly to sync. Noteshub is truly cross-platform, it's on EVERY app store and it's free in the browser. It has all the essential features in a clean modern UI, and it appears the dev is actively improving it and building on this solid foundation.
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TALEX
January 18, 2024
Many thanks for your review! Please recommend our app to your friends, and don’t hesitate to shoot us a note at support@noteshub.app if you have any questions.
Budd Hirons Jr
December 18, 2023
Simple clean note taker, I use it for the GitHub backend and the lightweight interface. I like the way it syncs locally and I don't have to wait for the network like more complicated notes apps that often hang.
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Matt Carlson
February 8, 2023
The app is pretty intuitive to use. I like that it's only for notes/kanban and doesn't have other distractions. I like that it can store notes locally or in my own git repository so I have more control over my data.
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What's new

This release introduces whiteboards, a tool for hand-drawn notes, quick sketching, or brainstorming.
Of course, there is plenty more:

• New type of content: whiteboard
• Adds support for audio/video elements using Markdown image syntax
• Allows creating audio attachments from a recording
• Adds slash commands '/' for Markdown editor to access the most common commands right from your fingertips
• New appearance setting: 'Accent color'
• Displays subtasks completion progress on the Kanban card