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ShareLaTeX Alternatives

ShareLaTeX is described as 'A web-based collaborative LaTeX editor' and is a LaTeX Editor in the office & productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ShareLaTeX for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Mac, Linux, Windows and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Overleaf, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ShareLaTeX are Texmaker, Fidus Writer, Authorea and Curvenote.

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

A web-based collaborative LaTeX editor.

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  1. Overleaf, formerly WriteLaTeX, is a collaborative writing and publishing system that makes the whole process of producing academic papers much quicker for both authors and publishers.

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    Overleaf vs ShareLaTeX opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Overleaf is a great alternative to ShareLaTeX.

    More and better features than ShareLatex for free! E.g. git support, version history...

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    Texmaker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku

    Texmaker is a free LaTeX editor, that integrates many tools needed to develop documents with LaTeX, in just one application.

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    Texmaker vs ShareLaTeX opinions
    This alternative is disputed. Texmaker is still a legitimate alternative to ShareLaTeX, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    Texmaker is not an online tool enabling collaboration.

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  3. Fidus Writer is an online collaborative LaTeX editor especially made for academics who need to use citations and/or formulas.

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  4. Authorea is the online document editor for researchers that allows researchers to write, cite, host data, and publish research documents. Authorea is trusted worldwide by leading researchers writing and publishing content in every discipline, from astrophysics to zoology.

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    Curvenote

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Curvenote is a collaborative writing tool designed for open-science and reproducibility. Create & edit technical content in real-time, including equations, references, figures, and interactive plots from Jupyter, then export to any journal template.

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    Booktype

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    Booktype helps you turn intellectual property into beautiful, professional books.

    Discontinued

    The developers are no longer developing Booktype. However, it is still free and open source.

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  7. TexitEasy is a free, cross-platform and open-source latex editor. TexitEasy has all the features a modern editor can have.

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  8. Getting your research published is tough. You face complex author guidelines, painful citation formatting, messy email collaboration, frustrating word templates, and long drawn submission processes. The good news? Typeset makes it easy.

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    VerbTeX LaTeX Editor

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    VerbTeX is a free, collaborative LaTeX Editor. It allows you to create and manage LaTeX projects directly on your Android device and generate a PDF by using Verbosus (Online LaTeX and Octave Editor)

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    Swift Calcs

    • Online

    The Collaborative Computational Notebook Built for Modern Engineering. Enter math as it appears on paper, get instantaneous results, and share your calculations with colleagues and clients. No special syntax, no software, no headaches, no kidding.

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