MacDown Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to MacDown for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Joplin, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to MacDown and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to MacDown are Typora (Free), Markdown (Free, Open Source), Hemingway Editor (Paid) and Haroopad (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 7, 2021

    1. A modern macOS markdown editor - themeable, tabs, sidebar, GitHub flavored markdown, exporting, latex and more.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Crossnote is probably the world's first markdown notes reader & editor Progressive Web Application that works offline and supports syncing with arbitrary git repository right inside your browser.
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      • Mac
      MWeb can handle professional-level markdown with support for markdown extensions. It provides publishing to various social networks and blogging formats, as well as various preview themes.
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    2. TEXTS is rich editor for plain text. - Write structured documents. - Separate Content from Formatting. - Store in Markdown. - Publish to many formats.

      Discontinued

      Last version was in March 2018.

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Google Chrome
      • Evernote
      Marxico is a neat Markdown editor that features : code highlight, tables, images, attachments, LaTeX etc. live preview, offline desktop client and Chrome App. Evernote integration with notebooks & tags, two-way bind editing etc.
    3. MultiMarkdown Composer is a text editor for Mac that is designed from the ground up around the MultiMarkdown Syntax.
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    4. Write styled Markdown notes, sync across Mac, iPhone and iPad add to-dos and tags, export to a variety of formats and choose your favourite style from a variety of colourful themes.
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    5. WordMark is a lightweight editor for markdown writers. You can easily publish posts to your blogs via WordMark including Wordpress, Ghost, Medium, Blogger, Github (Jekyll), Evernote, and so on.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      PileMd has a really beautiful Markdown Editor, looks like Preview. It's like a RichText Editor but it's actually Markdown, and it works like a word processor, complete with Undo/Redo histories, list completion and clickable urls.
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