Alternatives to Adobe Buzzword for all platforms with any license

  • LibreOffice - Writer icon

    LibreOffice - Writer

    Writer has all the features you need from a modern, full-featured word processing or desktop publishing tool. It's simple...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Google Drive - Docs icon

    Google Drive - Docs

    Google Docs is an online word processor, part of Google Drive , that lets you create and format text documents and collaborate with...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad

  • Scrivener icon


    Scrivener is a word processor and project management tool created specifically for writers of long texts such as novels and research...

    Commercial Mac Windows iPhone iPad

  • Write! icon


    Write! is a distraction-free text editor that boosts your productivity. It supports markdown syntax, spell-checker, cloud integration...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Quip icon


    Quip is a modern word processor that enables you to create beautiful documents on any device, including the iPad, iPhone, and the...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • WPS Writer icon

    WPS Writer

    WPS Writer, part of WPS Office , is dependable and fast word processing software that is highly...

    Freemium Windows Linux

  • Organon icon


    Organon is a plugin for LibreOffice and OpenOffice. Organon allows to split up large texts into parts, allows tagging and opening...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux LibreOffice Apache OpenOffice

  • Manuskript icon


    Open-source tool for writers. With outliner, character management, plot development, distraction-free editor, etc.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Zoho Writer icon

    Zoho Writer

    An online word processor that lets you create and edit documents in your web browser and save them in the cloud, so that you can share...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad ... Chrome

  • Fidus Writer icon

    Fidus Writer

    Fidus Writer is an online collaborative LaTeX editor especially made for academics who need to use citations and/or formulas. The...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • TextMaker icon


    TextMaker is a Microsoft Word-compatible word processor, part of SoftMaker FreeOffice. It's...

    Freemium Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android Android Tablet

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  • Nisus Writer icon

    Nisus Writer

    Nisus Writer feels like home with support for Mac OS X autosave, document versioning, and iCloud. Built from the same core as Nisus...

    Commercial Mac

  • Notion icon


    Notion is an expressive and collaborative document editor that gives your ideas a place to grow Drag. Drop. Work as fluidly as you...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • True Novelist icon

    True Novelist

    Writing a novel is a large undertaking. True Novelist was created to make the process as easy as possible for authors.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • WebODF icon


    WebODF is a JavaScript library that makes it easy to add Open Document Format (ODF) support to your website and to your mobile or...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Airborn OS icon

    Airborn OS

    Store and edit documents in the cloud without sacrificing your privacy

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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  • ConstEdit icon


    ConstEdit is a word processor that writes documents in the html format, which is the standard internet webpage format. Documents...

    Free Personal Windows

  • folia icon


    Folia is the professional way to share documents for feedback and discussion. Stop printing, avoid lengthy email threads, modernize...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad

  • Simple Words icon

    Simple Words Discontinued

    Simple Words is an easy-to-use yet robust word processor with a modern user interface, Rich Text processing, and compatibility with...

    Commercial Windows

  • Documents Viewer icon

    Documents Viewer Discontinued

    Documents Viewer allows you to preview Word, Excel and Powerpoint documents on iPad as Microsoft Office originally displays them....

    Freemium iPad

  • iText icon


    iText is an intuitive and refined text editor with word processing completely rewritten in Cocoa (so works with Afloat), and is...

    Freemium Mac Windows iPhone iPad

  • AmigaWriter icon

    AmigaWriter Discontinued

    Word processing program from Haage and Partner, processed some Amiga formats and is compatible with Microsoft Office 2000

    Commercial AmigaOS

Adobe Buzzword Comments

Not the most feature-rich online word processor, but defini ...

Comment by ScarTissue
about Adobe Buzzword Jun 2011

Not the most feature-rich online word processor, but definitely the most beautiful. Its features include tables, lists/bullets, images, comments, headers/footers, spell checker (in multiple languages), links, and the basic processing options such as font style, alignment, etc. I know Google Docs has more features, but the interface in Buzzword is responsive and simply a joy to use.


Buzzword is really good. It has a slick interface and is al ...

Comment by clovervidia
about Adobe Buzzword Jun 2011

Buzzword is really good. It has a slick interface and is all online. Plus, you can export in .pdf and OpenDocument formats. You can import too if you don't want to copy+paste. Its awesome. =]