Developers

Simplenote uses Simperium to store and sync notes across multiple app platforms. The Simperium libraries handle all the networking so developers can focus on building a great user experience.

Contribute to Simplenote

All of the Simplenote apps are open source and ready for your contributions! You can find the source on GitHub:

iOS: https://github.com/automattic/simplenote-ios
Android: https://github.com/automattic/simplenote-android
macOS: https://github.com/automattic/simplenote-macos
Electron (Windows and Linux): https://github.com/automattic/simplenote-electron

The README files on each of those repositories have all of the instructions you need to get started!

Third Party Applications

We’d like to hear from you if you have a great idea for a Simplenote app. We give access to the Simperium API for Simplenote on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us and let us know!

Legacy Simplenote API

Some older applications may still be using the legacy Simplenote API at https://simple-note.appspot.com. Note that this API has been deprecated and will no longer function after October 1, 2018.