When comparing Checkvist vs Dynalist, the Slant community recommends Checkvist for most people. In the question“What are the best cross-platform to do list apps?” Checkvist is ranked 20th while Dynalist is ranked 29th.
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Pro Tasks can be managed with custom tags
Pro vim-like commands
Pro Convenient search by text or tag filtering
Pro Converts incoming emails to todos - this is a way to enter tasks from anywhere.
Pro Great search
Search filters help you search for tasks by tag, due date, assignee, etc.
Pro Very flexible
To-do lists often need to be grouped and regrouped for clarity. The outline-based nature of Checkvist makes it easy to move things across categories, to increase and decrease priority, etc.
Pro Smart parsing of items
Parses markdown, html links, hashtags to become formatted text, clickable links, and tags, respectively.
Pro Generous set of free features
Checkvist offers many free features if you are using this individually.
Pro Supports comments on tasks
Any item can have a free-text comment, which can be shown or hidden as desired.
Pro Ability to create documents and organize by folder, and search by title
Pro Unlimited notes
Which is perfect for personal knowledgebase.
Pro Bullet hierarchy with zoom
Able to zoom in in bullet points, collapse bullets, move bulleted information, etc.
Pro Search and link to other notes
Pro Inline images
Pro Create custom user styles
Anyone can create a custom style and share them with the community, which can be found here.
Pro Printable shared lists
Con Limited capability in the android app
Checkvist is primarily a web interface.