If you own a smartphone or tablet, you really should be taking advantage of its notetaking potential. Whether you are capturing and sorting your ideas as part of a book project, or simply want to grab thoughts as they come to mind (and before they evaporate), today's devices are always with us and are perfect for the job.
Notes taken on a device are easily backed up, easily shared and more durable than the back of an envelope. And no matter how you prefer to capture you're notes, there's an app (or ten) that will help you do so. Here are five different ways you can net those ideas.