Take Control of Your Information with Benotes: The Top Self-Hosted Note-Taking and Bookmark Manager

Take Control of Your Information with Benotes: The Top Self-Hosted Note-Taking and Bookmark Manager

Benotes is an open-source self-hosted web app that allows you to keep your notes and bookmarks side by side. It supports automatic saving of URLs with image, title, and description, and offers both markdown and rich text editing features. Please note that the project is currently in beta and may have bugs or errors.

Features

  • Responsive design
  • URLs are automatically saved with an image, title, description, and additional metadata for better organization and searchability.
  • The app supports both markdown and a rich text editor, giving you the flexibility to choose your preferred format for creating content.
  • In addition to being accessible via web browsers, the app can also be installed as a Progressive Web App (PWA) on your mobile devices and desktop, allowing for a seamless user experience across different platforms.
  • With the app installed as a PWA, you can easily share content directly from the app to other users, making it convenient to collaborate and distribute information.
  • Collections created in the app can be shared with others by generating a public URL, enabling you to showcase your curated content to a wider audience.
  • Adding links to the app is effortless, as you can instantly paste them as new posts, saving you time and effort in content creation.
  • The app is designed to be versatile in hosting options, as it can be hosted almost anywhere thanks to its use of the lightweight Lumen framework and well-supported PHP language.
  • It offers flexibility in storage options as well, allowing you to choose between a persistent storage layer using either the filesystem or S3.
  • Hosting the app is made even more convenient, as it can be deployed via Docker or on Heroku, providing you with various deployment options to suit your needs.
  • Your data is protected with daily backups, ensuring that your content and information are safe and secure.
  • Developer-friendly REST-API

License

MIT license

Resources & Downloads

GitHub - fr0tt/benotes: An open source self hosted notes and bookmarks taking web app.
An open source self hosted notes and bookmarks taking web app. - GitHub - fr0tt/benotes: An open source self hosted notes and bookmarks taking web app.

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