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Etherpad Alternatives for iPad

Etherpad is not available for iPad but there are some alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPad alternative is Notion. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Google Docs or Nuclino. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Etherpad and nine of them are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to Etherpad are Quip, Craft - Docs and Notes Editor, Zoho Writer and Skiff.

Etherpad alternatives are mainly Note-taking Tools but may also be Word Processors or Todo List Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Etherpad.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Online
  • Self-Hosted
  • Cloudron

Etherpad is a highly customizable Open Source online editor providing collaborative editing in really real-time.

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  1. Notion icon

    With so many tools, it's hard to keep everyone on the same page. Notion is a new tool that unifies them all.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownNotion supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Support for LaTeXNotion supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Notion simultaneously.
    ⚫︎ Hierarchical StructureOrganize your notes, pages, documents, etc., hierarchically with Notion.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableNotion is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Web ClipperSave any page or content from the web with a single click with Notion.
    ⚫︎ Syntax HighlightingNotion supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
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  2. 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:

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Google Docs simultaneously.
    ⚫︎ File VersioningGoogle Docs has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
    ⚫︎ Works OfflineGoogle Docs can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeGoogle Docs supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Sync with Google CalendarGoogle Docs can be synchronized with Google Calendar
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    Some users think Google Docs is a great alternative to Etherpad, some don't.

    Key features of Etherpad are

    • pure text editor
    • open source
    • self hosted none of these apply to google docs
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  3. Nuclino is a unified workspace where teams can bring all their knowledge, docs, and projects together in one place. It’s a modern, simple, and blazingly fast way to collaborate, without the chaos of files and folders, context switching, or silos.

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Nuclino simultaneously.
    ⚫︎ LightweightNuclino consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownNuclino supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Hierarchical StructureOrganize your notes, pages, documents, etc., hierarchically with Nuclino.
    ⚫︎ Full-Text SearchNuclino lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
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  4. Quip icon

    Quip

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Quip is a modern word processor that enables you to create beautiful documents on any device, including the iPad, iPhone, and the desktop. It combines documents and messages into a single chat-like “thread” of updates — making collaboration easy.

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Quip simultaneously.
    ⚫︎ Works OfflineQuip can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownQuip supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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  5. Craft is a tool for creating beautiful documents and notes and sharing your thoughts. Everything you crate in Craft can be shared with one tap. Craft supports inline markdown, backlinks, code snippets, images, videos, attaching PDF files, and rich link previews.

    ⚫︎ Lightweight Craft - Docs and Notes Editor consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Handwritten Notes Craft - Docs and Notes Editor supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    ⚫︎ Sync Across Devices Craft - Docs and Notes Editor can sync your data across devices like your phone, desktop and tablet
    ⚫︎ Full-Text Search Craft - Docs and Notes Editor lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
    ⚫︎ Dark Mode Craft - Docs and Notes Editor supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Craft - Docs and Notes Editor simultaneously.
    ⚫︎ File Versioning Craft - Docs and Notes Editor has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
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    Zoho Writer

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome

    An online word processor that lets you create and edit documents in your web browser and save them in the cloud, so that you can share them with anyone. Zoho can allow multiple users to work on a document simultaneously.

    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingZoho Writer can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Zoho Writer simultaneously.
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    Skiff

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Android

    Skiff it's a new document collaboration tool. The service is privacy-focused and comes with E2E encryption, password-protected documents & public online sharing. It has also a minimalistic, clean & simple design.

    ⚫︎ End-to-End EncryptionSkiff has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
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    folia

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Folia is the professional way to share documents for feedback and discussion. Stop printing, avoid lengthy email threads, modernize meetings, and more. Our state of the art annotation and commenting tools enable deep conversations, so you can be more effective with your content.

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in folia simultaneously.
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    bip.so

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Discord
    • Slack
    • Twitter

    Document for communities.

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