Writing

A vast compilation of great writing apps and word processors, for all your writing needs. From office suites to publishing tools. //

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  • LibreOffice icon

    LibreOffice

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Android BSD Website

    My favorite word processor, far superior to its competitors. * *

     

  • JotterPad icon

    JotterPad

    Freemium Android Chrome OS Android Tablet Website

    Best writing app on Android, hands down. Totally worth the full-version purchase. * *

     

  • yWriter icon

    yWriter

    Free Windows Linux Wine Website

    Perfect for breaking down your novels and organizing plot ideas.

     

  • Scrivener icon

    Scrivener

    Commercial Mac OS X Windows Linux iPhone iPad ... Wine Website

    Aimed at novel authors, Scrivener is know for being resourceful and reliable.

     

  • Nimble Writer icon

    Nimble Writer

    Commercial Windows Steam Website

    Interesting acquisition on Steam, and those achievements are a fine productivity boost! *

     

  • bibisco icon

    bibisco

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Java Website

    Helpful for novel writing, allows for character descriptions and helpful sorting. *

     

  • BlankPage.io icon

    BlankPage.io

    Commercial Web Website

    Aimed at novel authors, promises to boost procutivity and help achieve goals.

     

  • Manuskript icon

    Manuskript

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Website

    Feature-packed and distraction-free outliner and novel assistant.

     

  • Write! icon

    Write!

    Commercial Mac OS X Windows Linux Website

    Paid but feature-packed, Write! has many exclusive perks. *

     

  • Typora icon

    Typora

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Website

    Both minimalistic and feature packed. *

     

  • FocusWriter icon

    FocusWriter

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux PortableApps.com Website

    Immersive and clean word processor, to simply get stuff done. *

     

  • Notion icon

    Notion

    Freemium Mac OS X Windows Web iPhone iPad Website

    Docs with real-time collaboration and simple formatting. * *

     

  • LanguageTool icon

    LanguageTool

    Freemium Mac OS X Windows Linux Web Chrome ... LibreOffice Apache OpenOffice Firefox Website

    Free proofreading tool, perfect partner in crime for LibreOffice! * *

     

  • Hemingway Editor icon

    Hemingway Editor

    Commercial Mac OS X Windows Web Website

    Highlights common mistakes and aims at making your writing bold and clear. *

     

  • Grammarly icon

    Grammarly

    Freemium Windows Web Chrome Microsoft Office Outlook Safari ... Microsoft Office Word Firefox Website

    Proofreader, from common grammar mistakes to specific contexts. *

     

  • Reedsy icon

    Reedsy

    Free Web Website

    Gets professionals together and helps authors publish their books. *

     

  • GitBook icon

    GitBook

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Web Website

    Write, collaborate and publish books.