Wired-Marker Alternatives

    Wired-Marker is described as 'permanent (indelible) highlighter that you use on Web pages. The highlighter, which comes in various colors and styles, is a kind of electronic bookmark that serves as a guide when you revisit a Web page' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Wired-Marker for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Firefox. The best alternative is MAXQDA. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Textmarker or AQUAD. Other great apps like Wired-Marker are ATLAS.ti (Paid), Quirkos (Paid), Dedoose (Paid) and Context Highlight (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 16, 2021

    1. MAXQDA for Windows and Mac is a professional software for qualitative and mixed methods data analysis. The world leading software (since 1989) helps thousands of researchers world wide do successful research.
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    2. ATLAS.ti is a powerful workbench for the qualitative analysis of large bodies of textual, graphical, audio and video data. It offers a variety of sophisticated tools for accomplishing the tasks associated with any systematic approach to soft data.
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      Highly customizable text highlighter with different colors and save option for later visits.
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    3. Quirkos is a software package that helps people sort, manage and understand large amounts of text. It helps users tag or code relevant sections of text, and collate and compare themes across dozens of different text sources.
    4. Aquad helps you to analyze qualitative data (text, video, audio, images).
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    5. Dedoose was designed from the ground up—by researchers, for researchers—to meet the needs of today’s social scientists working in academia, marketing, and education—virtually anyone looking for innovative software to facilitate the search for answers to research questions via...
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      Context Highlight is a Firefox extension that allows you to highlight all instances (within a webpage) of a word, several words, or a phrase that you currently have selected. Right click anywhere on the page and choose "Clear Highlighting" to reset the page.

      Discontinued

      The extension seems to be no longer developed and it isn't compatible with Firefox 57 and later. The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

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    6. Organize research data & user feedback, analyze it together, and share insights with your team. Understand your customers with Dovetail and build better things.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Pale Moon
      • Firefox
      An add-on which highlights search terms in the scrollbar(s).

      Discontinued

      The extension is no longer developed since 2014 and it's not compatible with Firefox 57. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

    7. consider.ly is an all-in-one research platform for collaborative analysis of qualitative data assisted by AI. Discover themes and spot patterns through interactive visualizations. Share your insights and create a searchable body of research knowledge.
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