Slugline Alternatives

    Slugline is described as 'The highest-rated screenwiting app on the Mac App Store comes to iOS! Slugline is a minimal, distraction-free environment for the most important part of screenwriting—the writing part' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Slugline for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Scrivener. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Celtx or KIT Scenarist. Other great apps like Slugline are Final Draft (Paid), OmniaWrite (Free), Writer's Cafè (Paid) and DocxManager (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jan 27, 2021

    1. Typewriter. Ring-binder. Scrapbook. Scrivener combines everything you need to craft your first draft, from nascent notion to final full stop.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Based on the Firefox engine, supports standards, visual storyboarding, production scheduling, publication & international languages MUI support. Free tutorials, videos & wiki are available from the site. There is a very helpful community too.
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    2. KIT Scenarist is a free and open source application for creating screenplays on desktops and commercial on mobiles. KIT Scenarist is a fully-featured studio for creating movie screenplays.
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    3. Use your creative energy to focus on the content; let Final Draft take care of the style. Final Draft is the number-one selling word processor specifically designed for writing movie scripts, television episodics and stage plays.
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    4. OmniaWrite is a next-generation cross-platform plain text editor engineered for creative writing. It is perfect for writing novels, lyrics, poems, essays, drafts and screenplays.
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    5. A powerful but fun writers environment that includes the StoryLines structuring tool, a notebook, journal, writing quotations, scrapbook organiser, a 60-page e-book and more.
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    6. A document manager and site builder/generator for Word users. You can open Word documents in tabs, manage documents on a project basis, full-text search documents across multiple project folders, attach tags, notes, stars, and so on to the documents.
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    7. Trelby is simple, fast and elegantly laid out to make screenwriting simple. It is infinitely configurable. * Screenplay editor: Enforces correct script format and pagination, auto-completion, and spell checking.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.2, released in September 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    8. A most awesome writing tool Create novels, short stories, research papers, notes. Track progress on individual documents and your entire project. Relate documents and items to people, places, plot points and actions.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      With Highland, crafting a perfectly-formatted screenplay is as simple as writing an email. Just type. Highland will make it look good.
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