Comparison of search and categorization features offered by personal journal software packages.

Application Global Search Search Within Journal Filters for Global Search Assign Topics to Journals Assign Topics to Passages in Journals Browse by Topic Search By Topic
Alchera Dream Journal Y Y Y (tags) N Y
Diary One Y N Y (one group assignment per journal, groups can be hierarchical) N N
Efficient Diary Y Y Y (one group assignment per journal, groups can be hierarchical) N Y
iDailyDiary - Free N N N N
iDailyDiary - Pro Y Y N N N N
LifeJournal Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
SimplyJournal Y N N N N N
StarMessage Diary N N N N N N
WinJournal Y Y Only colors N N N