Quilter Alternatives

    Quilter is described as 'Minimal, focused writing app for Elementary OS' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Quilter for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Typora or FocusWriter. Other great apps like Quilter are Bear (Freemium), Dendron (Free, Open Source), iA Writer (Paid) and Pages (Free).

    This page was last updated May 29, 2021

    1. Joplin is a free, open source note taking and to-do application, which can handle a large number of notes organised into notebooks. The notes are searchable, can be copied, tagged and modified either from the applications directly or from your own text editor.
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    2. Typora will give you a seamless experience as both a reader and a writer. It removes the preview window, mode switcher, syntax symbols of markdown source code, and all other unnecessary distractions.
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    3. FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work.
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    4. Bear is a beautiful and flexible writing app for note-taking and prose, both on the go for iOS devices and for the Mac OS desktop. KEY FEATURES - Stay organized by linking notes to each other. - Use hashtags to organize and add context to notes.
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    5. Dendron is an open-source, local-first, markdown-based, note-taking tool built on top of VSCode. It supports all the usual features you would expect like tagging, backlinks, a graph view, split panes, and so forth.
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    6. The key to good writing is not that magical glass of Bordeaux, the right kind of tobacco or that groovy background music. The key is focus. What you need to write well is a spartan setting that allows you to fully concentrate on your text and nothing but your text.
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    7. 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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      lains Pages is more like an alternative to Word; Quilter isn't a multipurpose word processor.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

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    8. Writemonkey is a Windows zenware writing application with an extremely stripped down user interface, leaving you alone with your thoughts and your words.
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    9. Ulysses is a text editor for creative writers. Used by bloggers, poets, students and published novelists all over the world, it offers an integrated environment to brainstorm, draft, revise and even submit text on a professional level.
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    10. Write and organize your ideas in Gingko tree documents. Whether building a business or writing a bestseller, Gingko lets your ideas flow naturally into place. Write, brainstorm, and organize your document, all in the same flow.
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