Bear vs Evernote
Bear stands out as a more polished, aesthetically pleasing product with a simpler set of features. Unlike Evernote, it uses Markdown to format notes, and it is also an Apple-exclusive app.
Evernote is more versatile than Bear, but it is also more complicated and less polished.
Fan of minimal note-taking apps? 🤔
Maybe Paper is what you're looking for.