The #1 Day One Alternative |

The #1 Day One Journal Alternative is the easiest way to start good habits. Unlike Day One, we are more than a private journal. We can help you do better work and be more successful.

Looking for an alternative to Day One?

Day One is a writing app that helps you keep a private journal. is a suite of modern tools to help you reflect, write more, and ultimately, do the best work of your life.

If you'd like to see other available alternatives, check our ourĀ best digital journaling apps list.

What makes Friday better?

Friday is an all-in-one planner, journal, and habit tracker.

Built for Work

Friday has customizable templates for any scenario you can think of


Private journaling is nice, but Friday offers complete customization.


Friday integrates and lives where you work. We aren't just software for iOS.


Friday is cloud-based and updated on a daily basis so you get the best product.

More than a private journal is the ultimate Day One alternative because we will help you create lasting habits that make you more successful in all aspects of your life. It's not a blank sheet, Friday is a jumping off point for better work and a better life.

Fully customizable

If you'd like to be more proactive and productive, you need to use Friday instead of Day One. We have customizable work templates that make reflection much easier.

Kickstart any work routine

Friday makes it easy to automate the habits of high performers

Daily Standup

Start your day off right by sharing what you hope to accomplish.

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Weekly Review

Reflect and figure out where you can improve in the upcoming week.

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CEO Update

Quickly share what you are thinking about for your company

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Do your best work, faster

Automate the habits of top performers with Friday.