5 Apps to Download for Taking Notes on your iPad

Thanks to the technology boom in recent years, the simple task of jotting down notes on a piece of paper has been revolutionized. You can now keep all important information and reminders in the palm of your hand. Reminders can be centralized in a single note and can be accessed on the go, at any time. Apple’s latest stylus called Pencil can be used for drawing, handwriting, and other precision inputs that are beyond finger touches. With the help of mobile and iPad applications, you can now make to do lists to simplify your work and ensure you don’t forget a single thing.

1. GoodNotes

Developed by iOS, GoodNotes is a simple easy to use app that helps you take notes on your iPad. GoodNotes allows you to create multiple notebooks according to your requirements. Adding images and charts is now possible with GoodNotes. At the price of $7.99, GoodNotes allows you to use the handwriting feature that indexes your notes for you. You can access these notes from its updated archive at any time.

2. Notability

Similar to Goodnotes, Notability’s sophisticated user interface is evident as soon as you begin using the app. With Notability you can easily create to do lists, make notes and set reminders. Algorithms are developed which detect pressure sensitivity and palm rejection as well. In addition to this, you can also add images, charts and web pages to your notes. However, Notability does not include the handwriting feature. The price point of $3.99 is what makes Notability attractive.

3. Notes Plus

Boasting of the ability to convert handwritten notes to text, Notes Plus is arguably the best handwriting app for iPad. Available in the App Store at a price of $6.99, Notes Plus supports a built in browser so that you can look up additional information at any time. Packed with all basic features like folder management, PDF search and image insertion, Notes Plus is well worth its price.

4. Evernote

Probably one of the most popular apps in Apple’s app store, Evernote is a simple and easy to use. Existing users will find it easy to switch between operating systems and devices. Packed with all basic features, Evernote is free of cost and can be upgraded with premium features as well. 

5. Penultimate

Created by Evernote, Penultimate is significantly more advanced than its parent. Optimized for the new iPad Pro, you can expect cutting edge features from this app. Depending on the pressure sensitivity; the font thickness can be adjusted. In addition to this, you can also analyze your handwritten notes and search for handwritten text. Free of cost, Penultimate can be enhanced by in app purchases.  Complete with image support, multiple notebooks and web page support, Penultimate is a nifty app for professionals.

In our fast paced lives, it is possible for us to forget important tasks. Therefore, with the help of these applications you can always keep a track of things to do, important events and reminders. These applications are changing the way we go about our day to day lives and are enhancing our lifestyles in unimaginable ways.