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Character Notes is described as 'excellent tool for developing characters for novels and stories. There are five different areas of traits to build on: physical, personality, history, relationships, and character development' and is a Novel Authoring tool in the news & books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Character Notes for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Scrivener. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Quoll Writer or Character Story Planner 2. Other great apps like Character Notes are DocxManager, NovaScriber, Story Planner for Writers and Character Story Planner.

Character Notes alternatives are mainly Novel Authoring Tools but may also be Note-taking Tools or Word Processors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Character Notes.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Android

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  1. Typewriter. Ring-binder. Scrapbook. Scrivener combines everything you need to craft your first draft, from nascent notion to final full stop.

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  2. Focus on your words not the interface. Quoll Writer is a writing application that helps you focus on your words. Clean and uncluttered. Feature rich. Features are where you would expect them to be.

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    DocxManager

    • Windows

    A document manager and site builder/generator for Word users. You can open Word documents in tabs, manage documents on a project basis, full-text search documents across multiple project folders, attach tags, notes, stars, and so on to the documents.

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  4. A most awesome writing tool Create novels, short stories, research papers, notes.

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  5. Writing planner software that helps writers build and outline their stories from scratch, boosting the writing workflow.

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  6. The new version of Character Story Planner, planning and building a story cannot be easier with the help with this app.

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    Character Story Planner

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android

    This app is intended to be used for novel planning, particularly character development.

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    World Scribe

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    World Scribe eases the creation process by letting you keep track of every important element in your fictional setting, including the ways in which they're connected.

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    Persona by Mariner Software

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Persona is a character creation and organization app for writers. What makes the app unique is its sorting system: the user can match each character with an archetype in order to compare multiple characters at once to see how they might interact.

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    Storyline Creator

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online

    Storyline Creator is an elegant tool to write stories ranging from short stories to novels. It makes it a breeze to draft ideas and to organize your scenes, characters and researched material - so you can focus on the creativity instead of the paper war.

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