Edit me


  • Responsive Design for use on desktop computers, tablets and smartphones.
  • Open source via Apache License Version 2.0

Advanced Editor

  • Rich Text and Fullscreen
  • Write direct messages and mention users
  • Get suggestions for tags, users and topics
  • Mass mentions inside of a topic or discussion
  • Upload attachments and add tags to your note
  • Inline Preview with a gallery of uploaded images
  • Post YouTube or Vimeo links in your note and Communote will embed them
  • Autosave of your unpublished notes

Context matters

  • Use different topics for different projects
  • Create subtopics to organize your projects
  • View the notes stream nested as activities or compact as discussions.
  • Attach and save your daily topics, tags or users to your favorites
  • You able to set tags to your notes, topics and yourself

Search and Filters

  • Start a new search with the global search at the sidebar
  • Refine your search with many filters on the right side (Text, Tags, Authors, Topics, Content, Period)
  • Use autocomplete to speed up your hunt for information
  • Use the help of the most used topics list

Interact and Share

  • Like notes to give a feedback
  • Discuss in unlimited layers
  • Share notes in other topics
  • Bookmarklet: Share information and news from the web directly into your Communote

Organize your Information

  • Overview: See all notes, topics or users and keep your mentions and follows in sight
  • Follow function: Keep track of users, tags or topics in a separated view
  • My Favorites: Pin your favorite users, tags or topics at the sidebar
  • Define your notification settings to get at the right time informed by E-Mail
  • Bookmarks: Save special notes at a separated view

Export & Embed

  • RSS Feed of your (filtered) notes timeline
  • Export discussion or a specific timeline into a RTF document
  • Embed Communote with a HTML snippet into your web application


  • Enforce SSL encryption
  • IP-Address Filtering
  • Set rules for failed login attempts
  • Access control to topics for specific users or user groups
  • Set permissions like for example that only administrators are allowed to create new topics

Integrated into your Business

  • Integrated user and usergroup management
  • LDAP sync for users and groups
  • Manage tags and import external tags stores


  • Use a fixed topic directory for your individual needs
  • Upload Topic Banners to support distinction

We Love Developers!

  • Core available as open source on Github
  • Extensible through Plugins