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Apostrophe Alternatives

Apostrophe is described as 'simple GNU/Linux Markdown editor built with the GTK+ framework' and is a Note-taking tool in the office & productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Apostrophe for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Typora. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Mark Text or ghostwriter. Other great apps like Apostrophe are Rentry.co, ReText, Buho and Remarkable.

Apostrophe alternatives are mainly Text Editors but may also be Note-taking Tools or Pastebin Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Apostrophe.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux
  • FLATHUB

Apostrophe is a simple GNU/Linux Markdown editor built with the GTK+ framework.

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  1. Typora gives you a seamless experience as both a reader and a writer. It removes the preview window, mode switcher, syntax symbols of markdown source code, and all other unnecessary distractions.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownTypora supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    ⚫︎ Distraction-freeTypora has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
    ⚫︎ Support for LaTeXTypora supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
    ⚫︎ LightweightTypora consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingTypora can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    ⚫︎ AutocompletionTypora can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    ⚫︎ No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Typora without registration.
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  2. Mark Text support CommonMark Spec and GitHub Flavored Markdown Spec. And it is a realtime preview eidtor, what you type is what you see finally.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownMark Text supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeMark Text supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    ⚫︎ Distraction-freeMark Text has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
    ⚫︎ Syntax HighlightingMark Text supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
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    GitHub Flavored Markdown


  3. No excuses. No distractions. Just write. ghostwriter is a feature-rich text editor using Markdown syntax which makes it suitable for note-taking, document redaction, simple HTML website creation and much more.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownghostwriter supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Dark Modeghostwriter supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Lightweightghostwriter consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Portableghostwriter can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    ⚫︎ Spell Checkingghostwriter can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    ⚫︎ Syntax Highlightingghostwriter supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
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  4. Rentry.co icon

    Rentry.co

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Console
    • Terminal

    Rentry.co is a markdown pastebin and publishing service with preview, custom urls and editing. Fast, simple and free.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownRentry.co supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceRentry.co either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ LightweightRentry.co consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Live markdown syntax highlighting
  5. ReText icon

    ReText

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

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

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownReText supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
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  6. Buho icon

    Buho

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Android
    • AppImageHub

    Buho is a note-taking app. Buho will let you take quick notes, save links, create books and pages for taking classes notes.

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  7. Remarkable icon

    Remarkable

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    A fully featured markdown editor for Linux. Features include Live Preview, PDF/HTML export, MathJax support, Syntax highlighting, customizable, keyboard shortcuts, GFM, images, tables and much more.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownRemarkable supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Syntax HighlightingRemarkable supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
    ⚫︎ Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    ⚫︎ Distraction-freeRemarkable has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
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    Discontinued

    Possibly discontinued. No updates for more than two years. Installation fails on latest Ubuntu. https://github.com/jamiemcg/Remarkable/issues/400

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  8. Marker icon

    Marker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • FLATHUB
    • Flatpak

    A simple GTK+ Markdown text editor with dual-pane live preview, spellcheck, style and theme support, and export to HTML and PDF.

    ⚫︎ Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    ⚫︎ LightweightMarker consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Ad-freeMarker doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ Syntax HighlightingMarker supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
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  9. Typewriter for Markdown icon

    Typewriter for Markdown

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    A Markdown editor with syntax highlighting and live preview.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownTypewriter for Markdown supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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  10. Blank - A new writing-experience icon

    Blank - A new writing-experience

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Blank is a minimalistic, opinionated markdown editor made for writing. It works purely keyboard-based. It's minimalistic UI and WYSIWYG helps you stay focused on what really matters: content. Save to markdown or export your files to PDF.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownBlank - A new writing-experience supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    Blank in Dark-Mode
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