Apps with 'Writing tool' feature

  1. Looking for a suite of tools for writing your book? This is not just a text editor it does so much more. Organise your story using timelines, planning boards and the snowflake tool, all integrated to make writing intuitive and fun.
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  2. novelWriter is a Markdown-like text editor designed for writing novels and larger projects of many smaller plain text documents. It uses its own flavor of Markdown that supports a meta data syntax for comments, synopsis and cross-referencing between files.
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  3. A simple, beautiful and powerful application for writing and taking notes. Our goal with Umbrella Note has been to build a beautiful and extremely simple application for taking notes and keeping journals.
  4. Powerful macOS note-taking for the modern warrior of light: - Plain Text File Storage: Robust and made for eternity - Clean and simple user interface: Calm and structured - Elegant Text Editor: Note Taking is writing.
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    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    Telescope is a writing and publishing platform. It offers a beautiful and minimal text editor, it doesn't ask your personal details, it features a bunch of cool content distribution mechanisms, and fast and nice-looking content pages.
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    The Archive of Our Own offers a noncommercial and nonprofit central hosting place for fanworks using open-source archiving software. Archive of Our Own is a project of the Organization for Transformative Works.
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  5. An ultimate outlining software for story writers. It is aimed especially for screenwriters, but can be used as well as for outlining novels, tales and any kind of stories.
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  6. Designed for creative writers, JotterPad is a plain text editor without the fuss and distraction of a word processor. It is perfect for writing books, novels, lyrics, poems, essays, drafts and screenplays.
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    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Overleaf
    • Microsoft Office Word
    Writefull is automated proofreading for academic writing, with AI language models trained on millions of published journal articles across all academic disciplines.
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    MacDown is an open source Markdown editor for OS X, released under the MIT License. It is heavily influenced by Chen Luo’s Mou.
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  7. A distraction free writing app built with an intelligent editor, smart organization & a design brought to perfection after years of iterations. Practically magic
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  8. Momento is a unique diary/journal writing app for iPhone & iPod touch, which provides a quick and easy way to record moments throughout your day. Connect with popular social web services, such as Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and Last.
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  9. A tool to check creative and technical writing for potential improvements. Highlights hard and fast rules such as: Adverbs Filler Words Passive Voice Lexical Illusions Common Misused Words Pronouns
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    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    FanFiction.Net (often abbreviated as FF.net or FFN) is an automated fan fiction archive site. It was founded in 1998[2] by Los Angeles computer programmer Xing Li, who also runs the site. As of 2010, FanFiction.Net is the largest and most popular fan fiction website in the world.
  10. Fidus Writer is an online collaborative LaTeX editor especially made for academics who need to use citations and/or formulas.
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