Suggestions for improving Amplenote.

Fold/collapse headings

Now that we have foldable bullets, we should be able to extend it to headings too!
Suggested by: Lucian (15 Jul, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 12
Planned editor

Search Should Highlight Searched Text

When searching, the matching text should be highlighted in notes that are returned.
Suggested by: Stowe Boyd (01 Aug, '19) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 11
Planned ui

Allow editing text and tasks that are backlinked from the Backlinks tab

Currently, when a task is backlinked, it is not clickable/editable. It would be good if one could both complete and edit a task as part of a Note's backlink.
Suggested by: Brian Cohen (28 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 02 Jun Comments: 9
Under consideration note-linking

Graph view

Make relation between notes more obvious.
Suggested by: Jean Pierre (09 May, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 22
Planned note-linking

View/open PDFs inline within note (no separate download)

It would be helpful to read PDFs within the note rather than having an external attachment.
Suggested by: Nick C (20 Oct, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 12
Planned editor

Add task dependencies

- Tasks should be able to be dependent on other tasks. - Those dependent tasks should be in the "Hidden Tasks" until the "blocked" task is complete, and then the ...
Suggested by: Brian Cohen (22 May, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 17
Planned tasks

"Tasks Done" page with global task score graph (completed task stats)

In the tasks area, I'd like a "done" page with all the ticked-off item grouped by day so I can see how much I did each day + a global task score graph to analyse dips ...
Suggested by: Saskia (19 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 20
Planned tasks

Add support for editable transclusions

I would like to include part of one note in another, preferable editable in both places. Roam does block level and Obsidian does header level, but I would like some ...
Suggested by: Mike (07 Jun, '20) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 11
Under consideration note-linking

Show inline-completed tasks in completed task stats

It would be nice to have the option to choose whether or not my completed todo items move down into a different section. Sometimes I'd like them to stay inline.
Suggested by: Bill (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: today Comments: 38
Under consideration effort-high tasks

Kanban view

It would be great if you could check your tasks in Kanban view based on their statuses. Every status could be a column in the Kanban view. You could change the tasks ...
Suggested by: Buma (06 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 6
Under consideration tasks

Add a task with a due date without requiring a specific due time.

I would like to be able to add a task with a due date without having to add a specific due time. Perhaps you could add a “none” option to the due time drop down list.
Suggested by: Chris (14 Aug, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 9
Under consideration tasks

Drawing / handwriting

Ability to draw/hand write, particularly on iPad. Currently I paste screenshots of GoodNotes - not even close to an ideal solution. Appreciate this one is probably a ...
Suggested by: BW (28 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 9
Under consideration editor

Search Keywords AND / NOT / OR

We need to combine keywords in searches in such a way that we can AND, NOT or OR the various elements, e.g.: group:Today AND NOT is:completed Along with this ...
Suggested by: Fritz (11 May, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 10
Planned searching

24 hour selection

It would be nice to have in settings slider/check if you want 12/24 hour. And showing Monday as week start. Lucian's edit: configurable week start votes can go at ...
Suggested by: Matjaž (15 Nov, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 10
Planned ui

Preserve task hierarchy in Tasks view

Currently task hierarchy is not preserved in the Tasks view, that is tasks are not visually indented under their parent task. I think this would make a good voting ...
Suggested by: Lucian (05 Dec, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 8
Planned tasks

Email-to-note should include attachments

Support for importing email attachments when using email-to-note
Suggested by: Hugh (13 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 12
Under consideration mail-to-note

Allow notes to be converted to and exported as PDFs

It would be great to offer users the option to download a note as certain file types OR to simply to convert the note to PDF, given how commonly used PDFs are.
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 31 May Comments: 8
Under consideration importing

Add a visible date/time to a todo, especially in the mobile app.

Now you have to open the todo to have it shown ...? In TickTick you see the time until the actual todo, like 14h, 1d, etc And best in color, like in red when late etc.
Suggested by: Hans Kok (25 May, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 8
Under consideration ui

Downloadable app for Windows

I would like to have a portable, downloadable app for Windows. I have about a hundred tabs open in my browser and so I don't want to use Amplenote in my browser. I ...
Suggested by: Abdullah (16 Oct, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 5
Development underway client

Saved Searches / Note shortcuts

Once we have the capability to beef up searches, of course we need to be able to save them: given a name, they would appear in the left drawer under "Saved Searches" ...
Suggested by: Fritz (11 May, '20) Upvoted: 25 May Comments: 10
Planned searching

Desktop App for Mac and Windows

The Chrome app takes quite a while to load especially on slow connections and still requires net access. Would be nice to have a desktop app for offline use and on ...
Suggested by: Mark Lopez (04 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 7

Support for LaTeX formatting

For math formulas and probably other stuff?
Suggested by: Lucian (28 Dec, '20) Upvoted: today Comments: 9
Under consideration editor

Visual indicator that a task is a repeating task

I create many repeating tasks. It would be useful to have a visual indicator that a task is a repeating task, so a user doesn't have to open the task details to ...
Suggested by: Brian Lennon (20 Sep, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 0
Under consideration ui

Search in language other than English

This is a huge problem for non-native English users or people who take notes in multiple languages. Right now, searching is not fully functioned in languages other ...
Suggested by: zt (07 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 30 May Comments: 8
Under consideration localization

Paste Markdown

It would be really nice to be able to paste Markdown text into a note so that it remains its formatting. For example if I paste "[Amplenote](" ...
Suggested by: Diederik Hoogenboom (08 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 30 May Comments: 6
Under consideration editor

Zapier integration

Zapier integration to create a task (action) and do something when a task is created or completed (triggers)
Suggested by: Jake (25 Jun, '20) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 4
Under consideration integrations

Create a tag without starting a new note

It takes a disheartening amount of commitment on behalf of sloppy unorganised individuals to go through the effort of putting content into notes to go along with a ...
Suggested by: Tudoreanul (08 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 3
Under consideration tagging

Adjust calendar colors

The ability to change blocks in calendar to different colors for better visualization of schedule and tasks.
Suggested by: Edwin Chung (01 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 3

Integrate with Google Assistant

It would be great to be able to add tasks, mark things as done, etc. using voice.
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 0
Under consideration integrations

Task Mirroring

In Jots or anywhere else, it would be nice to be able to mirror a task located in a project or other note. This way, the task is visible on other pages and can be ...
Suggested by: Aaron Graves (27 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 03 Jun Comments: 10
Under consideration tasks

Drag & Drop Tasks on mobile

If you have different blocks or sections of tasks within the same note, there’s no way to move a task between them. You can copy & paste the text but then lose all ...
Suggested by: Craig (22 Mar, '22) Upvoted: today Comments: 12
Under consideration effort-high mobile

Allow customizable date format for daily jots

For example: - 2020-10-09 - september 4 ,1990 More here : It be more simple to reference (for daily jots) to custom ...
Suggested by: Andrey (30 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 10 May Comments: 6
Under consideration notes

Add distraction-free mode (Zen mode, focus mode)

Please (re)consider my suggestion, I've seen two similar ones rejected, and I believe that the assumptions where different, because you suggested Jots as a better ...
Suggested by: Adrian (30 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 13 May Comments: 3
Planned ui

Customize shortcuts

In some keyboard locales, the app shortcuts override other useful combinations (e.g.:"[" seems to be used to change views, meaning I can't use it to create a task or ...
Suggested by: Fritz (11 May, '20) Upvoted: 26 May Comments: 8
Under consideration hotkeys

Ample Cap for Safari

The Ample cap for Safari
Suggested by: Jeremiah (25 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 21 May Comments: 1
Under consideration web-clipping

Grid or gallery view

Have a grid or gallery view ('cards' I've seen it called as well) for all notes, which shows either the top most photo in a note or perhaps a chosen cover image (see ...
Suggested by: Tara (14 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 21 May Comments: 7
Under consideration ui


Should be able to @mention others so they can be notified about information
Suggested by: Stowe Boyd (01 Aug, '19) Upvoted: 31 May Comments: 5
Under consideration sharing

Allow shortcuts to be reorganized

Please allow the shortcuts of both the notes and tasks to be reorganized in different orders by dragging and dropping on the sidebar. In order to have a task manager ...
Suggested by: Joe (02 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 02 Jun Comments: 4
Under consideration tagging

Persistent Task Reminder Notification

There are some to-do apps that have a "persistent" notification whereas, you cannot just slide it away in your notifications unless you: 1) snooze it, 2) dismiss it ...
Suggested by: Patrick (14 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 8
Under consideration mobile

Due date for tasks (separate from start date)

When Start Date is useful: - Scheduling a task on the calendar When Due Date is useful: - Calculating task score - Automatically assigning urgent (if task is ...
Suggested by: Revanth (28 Jun, '22) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 7
Under consideration effort-high tasks

Import/Sync Kindle and Instapaper

Roam has the ability to connect Amazon, Instapaper, Pocket, etc accounts to import highlights and group under the same book or article. It will be very useful to ...
Suggested by: Anli Kotze (25 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 23 May Comments: 3
Under consideration integrations

Apple Reminders Sync

I'm a big user of Siri to add tasks to my todo list, which is currently powered by Reminders, and Good Task as an app on top of that. I like that it is native ...
Suggested by: Spencer Ogden (03 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 2
Under consideration integrations

Ability to pin notes in the notes list

There should be an ability to pin notes to the top of a notes list (not as shortcuts to the sidebar). This avoids visual clogging on the sidebar, and lets you can ...
Suggested by: John Smith (19 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 31 May Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-medium notes

Embed YouTube videos inline

Now that we have inline video support, we should consider ways to allow YouTube videos to play directly inside the note body?
Suggested by: Lucian (13 Sep, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 2
Under consideration editor

Add support for RTL language

Right to left writing)
Suggested by: mako (08 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 14 May Comments: 7
Under consideration editor

Self-hosted Amplenote

Let's make amplenote self-hostable so that we can install and use amplenote in corporate datacenters (look at atlassian as an example).
Suggested by: Matt (16 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 02 Jun Comments: 2
Under consideration syncing

Change text colour

Ability to change text colour on a note or on a task. 5-10 colour options would be enough.
Suggested by: Liran (10 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 02 Jun Comments: 5
Not planned

Add geo-location based reminder for Todo list tasks on mobile

Suggested by: Stu Blair (17 May, '20) Upvoted: 31 May Comments: 1
Under consideration mobile

Amplecap: Simplified Article Clip

I would like to be able to clip a simplified article like Evernote. This may be an issue of nuance as I am aware of the excerpts and full page clip but when I used ...
Suggested by: Adam P. (14 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 9
Under consideration amplecap effort-high

Calendar mode color coding of tasks

Moderator edit: updated title to match a request for "color coding of tasks". I do not separate between web and ios - 24 hours format - color coding for tasks ...
Suggested by: markus von kaenel (22 Jun, '22) Upvoted: today Comments: 8