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Big Huge Labs Writer Alternatives

Big Huge Labs Writer is described as 'Writer is a free online distraction free writing environment provided by Big Huge Labs' and is a Text Editor in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Big Huge Labs Writer, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is iA Writer. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try WriteMonkey or Rentry.co. Other great sites and apps similar to Big Huge Labs Writer are Q10, Liquid Story Binder XE, Byword and Dark Room.

Big Huge Labs Writer alternatives are mainly Text Editors but may also be Word Processors or Note-taking Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Big Huge Labs Writer.
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  1. iA Writer icon

    iA Writer

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    107 alternatives to 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 focus. What you need to write well is a spartan setting that allows you to fully concentrate on your text and nothing but your text.

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    1.  Distraction-freeiA Writer has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
    2.  Support for MarkDowniA Writer supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    3.  Support for LaTeXiA Writer supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
    4.  Syntax HighlightingiA Writer supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
    5.  Works OfflineiA Writer can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    6.  Dark ModeiA Writer supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  2. WriteMonkey icon

    WriteMonkey

    • Windows
    94 alternatives to WriteMonkey 

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

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    1.  Pomodoro TimerPractice the Pomodoro Technique in WriteMonkey to stay focused and productive.
    2.  Distraction-freeWriteMonkey has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
    3.  Support for MarkDownWriteMonkey supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    4.  PortableWriteMonkey can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    The interface, full screen.
    The interface, windowed.


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    Rentry.co

    • Mac
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    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Console
    • Terminal
    177 alternatives to Rentry.co 

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

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    1.  Support for MarkDownRentry.co supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    2.  Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    3.  Command line interfaceRentry.co either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    4.  LightweightRentry.co consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    Live markdown syntax highlighting
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    Q10

    • Windows
    38 alternatives to Q10 

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

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    1.  PortableQ10 can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Distraction-freeQ10 has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
    Discontinued

    Last version dates from 2011.

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  5. Liquid Story Binder XE icon

    Liquid Story Binder XE

    • Windows
    40 alternatives to Liquid Story Binder XE 

    Liquid Story Binder XE is a uniquely designed word processor for professional and aspiring authors, poets, and novelists. Writing software for those who require the editing ability of a commercial text editor as well as a document tracking system.

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    1.  PortableLiquid Story Binder XE can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Discontinued

    Last update was around 2011, can still be bought.

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  6. Byword icon

    Byword

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    156 alternatives to Byword 

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

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    1.  Support for MarkDownByword supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    2.  Works OfflineByword can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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  7. Dark Room icon

    Dark Room

    36 alternatives to Dark Room 

    Dark Room is a full screen, distraction free, writing environment. Unlike standard word processors that focus on features, Dark Room is just about you and your text.

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    1.  Distraction-freeDark Room has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
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  8. SSuite NoteBook Editor icon

    SSuite NoteBook Editor

    • Windows
    170 alternatives to SSuite NoteBook Editor 

    SSuite NoteBook Editor is a free portable text editor that has all the functionality to start you on writing that important novel, short-story or article, with enough bells and whistles to help out. It also includes all the necessary editing short-cut keys for power users and...

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    A full featured and very fast portable text editor for people on the go.
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    JDarkRoom

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    40 alternatives to JDarkRoom 

    JDarkRoom is a popular, simple full-screen text file editor with none of the usual bells and whistles that might distract you from the job in hand. If you are writing a speech, novel, essay, thesis or just need to be able to concentrate on your writing, then JDarkRoom may help...

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    This app doesn't have any features at the moment.
    Discontinued

    Last version dates from 2010.

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  10. WriteRoom icon

    WriteRoom

    • Mac
    101 alternatives to WriteRoom 

    For Mac users to write without distractions. WriteRoom is a full screen writing environment. Unlike the cluttered word processors you're used to, WriteRoom lets you focus on writing. Requires Mac OS X 10.7+

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    1.  Distraction-freeWriteRoom has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
    Discontinued

    The program is no longer available for iOS. The Mac version, v3.2.1, released in August 2012, can be still bought from the AppStore.

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