Alternatives to SmartDown for all platforms with any license

  • FocusWriter icon

    FocusWriter

    FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work. The program...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    haroopad

    Haroopad is a markdown enabled document processor for creating web-friendly documents. You can author various formats of documents...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • StackEdit icon

    StackEdit

    StackEdit is a free, open-source Markdown editor based on PageDown, the Markdown library used by Stack Overflow and the other Stack...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • WriteMonkey icon

    WriteMonkey

    Writemonkey is a Windows zenware writing application with an extremely stripped down user interface, leaving you alone with your...

    Freemium Windows

  • MarkdownPad icon

    MarkdownPad

    MarkdownPad is a full-featured Markdown editor for Windows. Features: LivePreview : Instantly see how your documents look in HTML as...

    Freemium Windows

  • Write! icon

    Write!

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

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Typora icon

    Typora

    Typora will give you a seamless experience as both a reader and a writer. It removes the preview window, mode switcher, syntax symbols...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • ReText icon

    ReText

    ReText is a simple text editor for Markdown and reStructuredText documents with syntax highlighting and optional live preview. It is...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • iA Writer icon

    iA Writer

    The key to good writing is not that magical glass of Bordeaux, the right kind of tobacco or that groovy background music. The key is...

    Commercial Mac Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • WriteRoom icon

    WriteRoom Discontinued

    For Mac users to write without distractions. WriteRoom is a full screen writing environment. Unlike the cluttered word processors...

    Commercial Mac

  • Q10 icon

    Q10 Discontinued

    Q10 is a simple but powerful text editor designed and built with writers in mind.

    Free Windows

  • Byword icon

    Byword

    Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your Mac, iPhone and iPad. Features - Designed to make writing...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

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    Gingko

    Write and organize your ideas in Gingko tree documents. Whether building a business or writing a bestseller, Gingko lets your ideas...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Mou icon

    Mou

    Mou, web developers' Markdown editor for Mac OS X. When current available Markdown editors are almost all for general writers, Mou...

    Commercial Mac

  • Hemingway Editor icon

    Hemingway Editor

    Hemingway App makes your writing bold and clear. The Hemingway Editor for Mac and PC highlights common errors. Use it to catch wordy...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud

  • MarkPad icon

    MarkPad

    MarkPad is a Text editor for writing in MarkDown-Syntax. It will display the parsed and styled result to the right side of the plain...

    Open Source Windows

  • OmPad icon

    OmPad

    OmPad is a free, simple, powerful, beautiful and minimal writing app that helps you focus and concentrate on writing great content....

    Free Web / Cloud

  • OmmWriter icon

    OmmWriter

    Ommwriter is a simple text processor that firmly believes in making writing a pleasure once again, reinvindicating the close...

    Commercial Mac Windows iPad

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    MacDown

    MacDown is an open source Markdown editor for OS X, released under the MIT License. It is heavily influenced by Chen Luo’s Mou.

    Open Source Mac

  • Markdown Edit icon

    Markdown Edit

    Markdown Edit is a Windows desktop Markdown editor with an emphasis on content and keyboard shortcuts. There is minimal window chrome...

    Open Source Windows

  • Marked icon

    Marked

    Marked takes Markdown text–a simple syntax you can learn in minutes–and turns it into beautiful documents for you. It will update a...

    Commercial Mac

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    ghostwriter

    ghostwriter is a Windows and Linux text editor for Markdown, which is a plain text markup format created by John Gruber. For more...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • UberWriter icon

    UberWriter Discontinued

    With UberWriter it’s simple to write beautiful documents in Markdown. Features include 'focus mode' that highlights your...

    Open Source Linux

  • Abricotine icon

    Abricotine

    Abricotine is an open-source markdown editor for desktop. In Abricotine, you can preview your document directly in the text editor...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell

  • Minimalist Markdown Editor icon

    Minimalist Markdown Editor

    This is the simplest and slickest Markdown editor. Just write Markdown and see what it looks like as you type. The Minimalist...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Chrome OS Chrome

  • Marxico icon

    Marxico

    Marxico is a neat Markdown editor that features : code highlight, tables, images, attachments, LaTeX etc. live preview, offline...

    Freemium Mac Windows Chrome Evernote

  • ZenWriter icon

    ZenWriter

    ZenWriter, a text editor for Windows that cuts out all the distraction and lets you focus on letting your thoughts flow. It’s a full...

    Commercial Windows

  • LightPaper icon

    LightPaper

    LightPaper is a simple, beautiful, powerful yet free Text Editor for passionate writers. You can use LightPaper to write any kind of...

    Commercial Mac

  • Escriba icon

    Escriba

    A hassle-free and drop-dead pretty text editor for the web. Your document is saved to your browser's local storage and you can...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Typewrite icon

    Typewrite

    Typewrite is a real-time collaborative writing environment with Markdown support, versioning and Dropbox syncing.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Dillinger icon

    Dillinger

    Dillinger is a cloud-enabled, mobile-ready, offline-storage, AngularJS powered HTML5 Markdown editor. Type some Markdown on the...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • Markdown Here icon

    Markdown Here

    Google Chrome, Firefox, and Thunderbird extension that lets you write email in Markdown and render it before sending.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome Thunderbird Firefox

  • Editorially icon

    Editorially Discontinued

    Write. Rewrite. Share and discuss. Everything you need to make good writing great.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Remarkable icon

    Remarkable

    A fully featured markdown editor for Linux and Windows. Features include Live Preview, PDF/HTML export, MathJax support, Syntax...

    Free Windows Linux

  • Monod icon

    Monod

    Monod is a (relatively) secure and offline-first Markdown editor built at TailorDev in order to learn React (and a bunch of...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted React GitHub

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