Evernote vs Simplenote


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Evernote
Evernote is a suite of software and services designed for notetaking and archiving. Evernote supports a number of operating system platforms (including Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Android, iOS and WebOS), and also offers online synchronization and backup services. Evernote open-source self-hosted alternatives are: Paperwork, Laverna, Permanote
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Simplenote
The simplest way to keep notes. Light, clean, and free. Simplenote is now available for iOS, Android, Mac, and the web. Your notes stay updated across all your devices. No buttons to press. Find notes quickly with instant searching and simple tags. Share a list, post some instructions, or publish your thoughts.
Comparing Evernote vs Simplenote is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Simplenote has more user-friendly interface than Evernote because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots


To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that Evernote is more popular than Simplenote

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Evernote integrates with Slack (in 2017)
- Evernote limits free plan to 2 devices and raises prices (in 2016)
- Evernote unveiled new Windows app (in 2016)
- Evernote rolls out built-in chat (in 2014)
- Evernote unveiled AI tool and new web interface (in 2014)
- Evernote and LinkedIn integrate business cards into social network (in 2014)
- Evernote Business 2.0: intranet social network + Salesforce integration (in 2013)
- Evernote adds reminders (in 2013)
- Android for business: Google adds offline translater, Evernote - document scanner (in 2013)
- Evernote to launch Business version (in 2012)

Looks like Evernote was recently more active than Simplenote (at least in our news).