Typora Alternatives

    Typora is described as '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' and is a well-known app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Typora for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is Joplin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Typora are Obsidian (Free Personal), Mark Text (Free, Open Source), Zettlr (Free, Open Source) and ghostwriter (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 7, 2021

    1. Markdown Edit is a Windows desktop Markdown editor with an emphasis on content and keyboard shortcuts. There is minimal window chrome and most functions are accessed through keyboard shortcuts.

      Discontinued

      According to the project's GitHub README.md, Markdown Edit is no longer maintained, and the author recommends Visual Studio Code.
      https://github.com/mike-ward/Markdown-Edit/

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      MarkdownPad is a full-featured Markdown editor for Windows. Features:

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 2.5, released in December 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    2. Dillinger is a cloud-enabled, mobile-ready, offline-storage, AngularJS powered HTML5 Markdown editor.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Linux
      • Online
      Madoko is a fast markdown processor for writing professional articles, books, manuals, webpages and presentations, with a focus on simplicity and plain text readability.
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    3. Apostrophe is a simple GNU/Linux Markdown editor built with the GTK+ framework.
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    4. LightPaper lets you write your documents/articles/blogs using powerful features such as markdown, folder navigator, real and live preview, shadow notes, multi-tabs, custom styles, distraction free mode, syntax highlighting, math rendering, full GFM support including GitHub...
    5. A fully featured markdown editor for Linux. Features include Live Preview, PDF/HTML export, MathJax support, Syntax highlighting, customizable, keyboard shortcuts, GFM, images, tables and much more.
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    6. Calmly Writer is a professional text editor designed to focus on what you want to tell, with a simple, unobtrusive and distraction-free user interface.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      From school to your office, Skrifa is the word processor for everyone. With a minimal, distraction free, simple and yet powerful interface, it's focused on what you really care, your content.
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    7. TEXTS is rich editor for plain text. - Write structured documents. - Separate Content from Formatting. - Store in Markdown. - Publish to many formats.

      Discontinued

      Last version was in March 2018.

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      Texts vs Typora opinions
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      Live Preview and markdown editor in one window.
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

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