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Blinky Alternatives

Blinky is described as 'A retro-inspired text editor for Mac' and is a Text Editor in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Blinky for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is Notepad++, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Blinky are LibreOffice - Writer, Sublime Text, Google Docs and Apache OpenOffice Writer.

Blinky alternatives are mainly Word Processors but may also be Text Editors or Code Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Blinky.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac

A retro-inspired text editor for Mac.

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  1. Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages.

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  2. Writer has all the features you need from a modern, full-featured word processing or desktop publishing tool.

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  3. Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface and extraordinary features.

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  4. Google Docs is an online word processor, part of Google Drive, that lets you create and format text documents and collaborate with other people in real time. Here's what you can do with Google Docs:

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    Apache OpenOffice Writer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Writer, part of the Apache OpenOffice suite, is an open-source word processor.

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    Bluefish Editor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdesigners, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code. Bluefish supports many programming and markup languages, and it focuses on editing dynamic and interactive websites.

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    AbiWord

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • GTK+
    • AmigaOS

    AbiWord is a free software word processor. The name "AbiWord" (pronounced "Abby Word") is derived from the root of the Spanish word "abierto", meaning "open". It runs on Linux, Mac OS X (PowerPC), ReactOS, BeOS (unsupported), AmigaOS 4.

    AbiWord on Linux
  8. Most simple text editor. Just plain text, saves in .txt format. Not available for download; bundled with all versions of Windows.

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  9. Pages is a powerful word processor that lets you create stunning documents, and comes included with most Apple devices. And with real-time collaboration, your team can work together from anywhere, whether they’re on Mac, iPad, iPhone, or using a PC.

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    Twake

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Twake is a real-time teamwork platform. It is a suite of collaborative tools that includes the specificities of some bestsellers (Slack, Trello, Google Drive...).

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