North puts your thoughts in context, superfast.

Jot down, copy-paste, list out – all in one app.

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Goodbye mental notes, North brings you the simplest, fastest experience in saving anything you want on your iPhone, iPad or Mac.

Introducing Nested Notes

North Notes introduces a cool new way to organize your ideas, work, thoughts or tasks: Nesting! Add sub-notes inside your main note and keep it all in one place.

North Notes - How to make a nested choose your own adventure
North Notes – How to make a nested choose your own adventure

This allows you to do cool things such as breaking down complex tasks or creating your very own “Choose Your Own Adventure” story!

Swap Some Tags

North introduces you to a powerful new tool: The Tag Search Bar. Get your Tag Search Bar to add smarts to your notes and even use it to create your own custom tags. You could create an unlimited number of custom tags on North. And North features powerful search and filter tools to help you find the precise Tag that you need. Use the Tag Search Bar to filter tags by name or type like your Time and Date Tags and Location Tags. Try Actions to access tools to add content or Tags to your note such as Location Search or the Camera.

North Notes - How to search for and filter tags
North Notes – How to search for and filter tags

Use the Tag Search Bar Filters to sort through your results. Select Labels to get all of your label tags and select Smart to get all of the Tags that perform functions.

Freedom To-Do…

To-do lists are great for getting things done, and not missing a spot. North comes with a powerful way to create lists within any note: Nested Notes. North Notes are infinitely nest-able! This allows you to break down big, complex to-do items into layers of simpler and simpler sub-tasks. Making your next big project that much more executable.

North Notes - How to use a note as a todo list
North Notes – How to use a note as a to-do list

Nested Notes can contain anything from a simple to-do to a fully-fledged section of multiple subtasks.

Multidimensional Organizing

North is your labelling dream come true. You get an array of different tag families that you could use from standard text tags like hashtags to unique text tags only found on North.

North Notes - How to organize your notes and create new tags
North Notes – How to organize your notes and create new tags

North organizes your note by all of its tags. This lets you see a note in many different sets on your feed. It’s a multi-dimensional view of things that surfaces your thoughts and ideas in many angles at once.

#inline #fast

The integrated Tag Bar is a great way to speedily add new tags to your note. But when you need the fastest path in town, there’s inline #tagging!

North Notes - How to add an inline hash-tag to your notes
North Notes – How to add an inline hash-tag to your notes

It’s literally that: just add your # in front of any word on your note and North will do the rest.

Remind Me in 45

North makes it super easy for you to tell your phone when to remind you: …it lets you tell it when to remind you.

North Notes - How to add a reminder from your note text
North Notes – How to add a reminder from your note text

Just try: “remind me in 30 minutes”, “this Sunday at 12”, or “on December 24” in your note text. North will do the rest.

Quick Add

You could add notes to an existing Tag Group by tapping on the Add Button on each row in your Add Feed.

North Notes - How to add a new note with an existing tag
North Notes – How to add a new note with an existing tag

Notes added here are pre-tagged and let you focus on your content.

Say it with Siri

North works super-smoothly with Siri. Try “Create a note with North” and speak your mind. Siri would do the rest.

North Notes - How to create a note with Siri
North Notes – How to create a note with Siri

Get ready for super-fast dictated notes with Siri. It all happens in seconds.

Zero to Note in No Time

We know life could get quite busy at times and so could your notes. North helps you to wade through all your brainstorming exercises, random musings, and abrupt insights with lightning-quick search.

North Notes - How to search for a note
North Notes – How to search for a note

Simply try out your keywords and North will return. Search even expands to tags, helping you to locate any note that repeats on Mondays or notes tagged with the color red for instance.

Privacy First

North Notes operates within the Apple iCloud framework. This means that all of your data is stored only on your device and your Apple iCloud Account. Both of these data stores are protected by Apple.

Try it for yourself

Step into the Spotlight

Spotlight is a great way to locate something with just a swipe-down on your home screen.

North Notes - How to find a note with Spotlight
North Notes – How to find a note with Spotlight

You can now get all of your notes on North right in Spotlight.

Automating Your Thoughts

You don’t always have a pair of free hands to note down a new thought. And that’s where North with the powers of Siri comes to the rescue.

North Notes - How to create a Siri Shortcut for North
North Notes – How to create a Siri Shortcut for North

Get North to work with Siri the way that you like by creating your own custom Siri Shortcut. You can create Siri Shortcuts in your Shortcuts App.

Launch Codes

In addition to being a great place to look for your notes, you can also use Spotlight to locate your frequently used Siri Shortcuts for North.

North Notes - How to create a note with Siri Suggestions
North Notes – How to create a note in Spotlight

You can create a new note by simply tapping on your shortcut in Spotlight.

Actionable Notifications

You’re not always ready to handle a newly delivered notification. And North gets it.

North Notes - How to access quick actions from your notifications
North Notes – How to access quick actions from your notifications

Long-press or view more options on your system notification from North to access some common actions right from your lock screen.

Repeat. Rewind. Repeat.

Morning coffee rituals, weekly grocery runs, weekend squash: we know you have routines and North loves routines.

North Notes - How to add a repeat reminder to your notes
North Notes – How to add a repeat reminder to your notes

North removes the complexity of settings and introduces you to a simple concept: Repeat Tags. Add any number of combinations of Repeat Tags to your notes, like Weekly, Tuesdays, Weekends or the MVP of the bunch, The Daily.

Multi-Day Events

Some routines and lists happen on multiple days, like your best friend’s wedding, or more frequently, your gym schedule, yoga classes and even the common household chores.

North Notes - How to add multiple times and multiple repeat cycles to a note
North Notes – How to add multiple times and multiple repeat cycles to a note

North lets you schedule for multi-day events and routines with support for multiple Date and Time Tags and Repeat Tags in each Note.

Geofence Everything

North Notes lets you add smart functionality through a simple method: adding tags.

North Notes - How to make a geo-fence note with North
North Notes – How to make a geo-fence note

If you want to make a note notify you when you are near a particular location, such as your local Walmart, just add a Location Tag along with a Geofence Tag to the bottom of your note.

Set Course

You can tap on any Location Tag in your notes to view it your preferred maps application.

North Notes - How to open a location in maps
North Notes – How to open a location in maps

You can store location in North and load them in maps when you need navigation.

Swipe-to-Archive

Swipe to archive all of your completed Notes. Access archived notes at the bottom of your Add Feed.

North Notes - How to archive and restore notes
North Notes – How to archive and restore notes

You can swipe to restore or delete an archived note.

Be Bold

Sometimes plain and simple just won’t cut it. You could try out some additional formatting to help things stand-out. North supports the most popular formatting styles for your text.

North Notes - How to add rich text to your notes
North Notes – How to add rich text to your notes

Select any segment of your note and choose the formatting option from your the menu bar on your iOS device.

Picture Perfect

Insert images to your notes to amp-up the explanatory factor!

North Notes - How to add images to your notes
North Notes – How to add images to your notes

North optimizes your images to ensure your notes work for you. Copy and paste or tap on your camera button to start filling up your white spaces.

North Notes is now available for iPhone, iPad and Mac.