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. Deepdwn is a markdown editing suite, designed to organize and edit collections of markdown files. Your files are stored in portable, standard markdown format on your machine.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Electron / Atom Shell
      MarkRight is a simple but very efficient Markdown editor built using Electron and ClojureScript. It uses a dual pane interface that lets you focus on the task of writing, while providing a live preview so you can instantly see the results.

      Discontinued

      The development of the project is currently frozen. Last version, 0.1.11, released in June 2016, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Markdown is good because it is plain text, you can open and edit it anywhere and anytime. It can be converted to various format documents easily. Markdown is bad because you have to remember the markdown syntax. With TextNut, you don’t have this worry.

      Discontinued

      App is no longer available on App Store or external download sites. No further word about it on twitter since 2016. See https://twitter.com/TextNutWriter

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    2. Paragraphs is an app just for writers. It was built for one thing and one thing only: writing. It gives you everything you need to create brilliant prose and does away with the rest.
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      • Mac
      A beautiful and easy to use editor for the popular Markdown markup language, combined with a themed live preview feature, you will never have to write boring documents again.
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    3. A clean & intuitive design focused on things that matter most - your notes! Write offers a well designed writing experience with beautiful inline markdown rendering and some gorgeous fonts. Add Folders from Anywhere.
    4. Writed is a distraction free text editor that will help you type more in less time. Writed uses markdown* syntax to format your document in real time, keep both your hand on the keyboard and just type.
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    5. An elegant and easy to use editor with simplicity for the Markdown markup language. Markdown Life is able to use full power of your new Mac and brings you unprecedented performance. An elegant and easy to use editor with simplicity for the Markdown markup language.
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    6. Markdown Plus is a versatile markdown editor. Besides common markdown, GitHub flavored markdown, it supports task lists, emojis, Font Awesome icons, Ionicons icons, mathematical formulae, flowcharts, sequence diagrams, gantt diagrams and Vim mode.
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