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When Day One launched in 2011, I knew that privacy would be an essential part of a great journaling app. We pour our deepest thoughts and feelings into this app, it should give us the assurance these remain private and secure.
In 2015, we launched Day One Sync as a replacement for iCloud and Dropbox sync, knowing we wanted to eventually offer web services (IFTTT, API, etc.) and… » Read More: Day One Encryption
Since Fall 2015, you may have noticed that we’ve been on a bit of a hiatus from adding content to the Day One Blog. Around that time, we were deeply head’s down as a team, focused on delivering Day One 2.0. We’re now ready to dust off the cobwebs and get crackin’ on some new blog content.
We’ve added a new video to our YouTube channel and created a… » Read More: Day One Tips & Tutorials Now on YouTube
Day One adds an IFTTT Channel!
If you’re not familiar with IFTTT (If This Then That), it’s a free web-based service that allows users to create chains of simple conditional statements, called “recipes”, which are triggered based on changes to other web services. IFTTT is a… » Read More: Day One + IFTTT
Introducing Day One 2
The Road So Far…
When Day One 1.0 launched nearly five years ago on March 9th, 2011, I had a hunch it could become something great. Fortunately, that hunch has paid off. Since Day One’s debut, users have caught the vision and seen Day One’s value as a simple way to capture life as you live it—a personal journal app for your… » Read More: Introducing Day One 2
The Bloom Built team is pleased to announce the public release of our official sync platform, Day One Sync. This free service joins Dropbox and iCloud as an option for syncing your Day One journal data.
Beyond syncing, Day One Sync is vital to the future of the Day One platform. It lays the foundation for numerous future features, including multiple journals, a web client, shared… » Read More: Introducing Day One Sync
Day One was selected as Starbucks’ Worldwide App “Pick of the Week.” For those of you who were lucky enough to get a code for a free copy of Day One during this promotional period, the code is redeemable from February 3, 2015 to April 28, 2015. (Note: If you had the Starbucks app installed and an account created prior to February 3rd… » Read More: Starbucks' "Pick of the Week"
Day One and other award-winning apps are getting in the holiday spirit with the App Santa sale.
The amazing apps in this sale are significantly discounted, many up to 80% off. Some of the apps include: Tweetbot 3, Soulver, Launch Center Pro (great for making Day One Templates), Clear, and many more.
Day One is proud to support EasyJournaling.com’s first annual 30-Day Digital Journaling Challenge. Sign-up now to receive journaling reminders, tips, and encouragement when the challenge begins on October 1st… » Read More: Day One Sponsors First Annual 30-Day Digital Journaling Challenge
By popular demand, we’re selling Day One T-shirts. For the next two weeks until August 1st we’ll be taking orders. Shirts will ship around the end of August. Check them out.
The response to the Day One T-Shirt and Sticker Giveaway was amazing. Your comments about how you use Day One and the new features you want in Day One have inspired us. Thank you to everyone who entered and shared your thoughts!
Here’s the Facebook page for the contest: http://on.fb.me/1zPVKI5
How do you use Day One?
Here are a few verbatim comments about how Day One has been used:
We have a fresh batch of t-shirts and stickers that we’d like to give away to you, the beloved users of Day One.
To enter, visit our Facebook page.
Note: If you don’t have a Facebook account, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org with your responses to these questions: “How do you use Day One?” and “What new feature
Yesterday, Day One was awarded an Apple Design Award at the 2014 Worldwide Developers Conference. We venerate Apple as a design and technology leader, and to be given this recognition is tremendously gratifying. We wish to thank all of Day One’s customers—your stories about Day One inspire and encourage us! » Read More: Apple Design Awards 2014 Winner: Day One
Day One launched 3-years-ago today and it’s been an amazing ride. From our small team of detected builders, we thank you for all the support and love that’s made it possible for us to get this far.
Here’s to many more as we continue to make Day One the tool to capture and retain your life’s memories.
See Paul’s Publish entry about the
Super excited to share this promo video created by Adam Lisagor and Sandwich Video.
— Adam Lisagor (@lonelysandwich) September 23, 2013
Check out this fantastic ebook written by Shawn Blanc called Delight is in the Details. An audio book, eBook, and interview series for people who make things.
A product is made great through all the little details that go into it. This, however, is easier said than done.
With 8 audio interviews including Day One founder, Paul Mayne. http://shawnblanc.net/thedetails/
We are happy to announce we’ve been invited to be a part of Apple’s 5 Years of the App Store celebration. Day One was selected a one of 5 paid apps made free for the week of the celebration (July 8th – 14th). At the end of this week, the price will return to $4.99 US, while the Mac app companion remains $9.99 US.
We’re so honored to have Day One awarded with the Mac App Store 2012 Mac App of the Year.
As we approach the two year anniversary of launching Day One, I’m excited to report that the success of Day One has allowed us to continue improving these apps for the foreseeable future. I cannot wait to roll out the many great features we’ve been working on that will enhance your… » Read More: App of the Year!
All the hard work that went into integrating iCloud has paid off in seeing so many new users try and love the app. … » Read More: App of the Week
Day One is honored to be selected in the App Advice: Top 10 Best Paid iPhone Apps of 2011
What better way to start the new year off right than to keep up with a personal journal? You won’t find a more beautiful, and easy to use, journaling interface on the iPhone than Day One… » Read More: Top Ten Paid iPhone Apps of 2011
Day One for Mac is extremely honored to be selected as the #1 spot under “Best Apps of 2011” in the Mac App Store! I’m thrilled to continually hear from people making great use of Day One to write about their lives in a way they never were able to before.