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    Storyist Alternatives

    Storyist is described as 'A powerful writing environment for novelists and screenwriters' and is a Novel Authoring Tool in the News & Books category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Storyist for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is Manuskript, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Storyist are Scrivener (Paid), bibisco (Freemium, Open Source), Hemingway Editor (Paid) and yWriter (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jan 6, 2022

    1. Manuskript is an open-source tool for writers, with outliner, character management, plot development, distraction-free editor, etc. Outliner Organize your thoughts and snippets in a hierarchical manner. Organize them as you wish, reorganize them on the go.
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      AliceBeen It has many distinctive features, such as a story timeline that integrates the characters and builds with reference to them. It is also full open source, that means that, if you know what you are doing, you are able to customize every single aspect of your experience. It's amazing
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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    2. 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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      Most users think Scrivener is a great alternative to Storyist.


    3. bibisco is a novel writing software that helps you to write your story, in a simple way.
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    4. Hemingway App makes your writing bold and clear. The Hemingway Editor for Mac and PC highlights common errors. Use it to catch wordy sentences, adverbs, passive voice, and dull, complicated words.
    5. yWriter is a writing tool that uses "scenes" as a unit of text and allows you to associate that text with all manner of story elements (characters, locations, items) as well as place it and rearrange it within the context of chapters.
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    6. oStorybook is a free, open source novel-writing software for creative writers, novelists and authors which will help you to keep an overview of multiple plot-lines while writing texts.
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    7. Looking for a suite of tools for writing your book? This is not just a text editor it does so much more. Organise your story using timelines, planning boards and the snowflake tool, all integrated to make writing intuitive and fun.
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    8. True Novelist provides a way for authors to write their novel online, organize their story, view statistics about their project and writing habits, set goals, keep track of related research, and more.

      Discontinued

      True Novelist is shutting down effective January 31st, 2022.

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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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    9. Typely is precise. Existing tools for improving prose raise so many false alarms that their advice cannot be trusted. Instead, the writer must carefully consider whether to accept or reject each change.
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