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Writebox is described as 'simple and distraction-free text editor for Chrome and iPhone/iPad. Writebox helps you to concentrate on writing and seamlessly syncs your text writings across all your devices with Dropbox and/or Google Drive' and is a Text Editor in the web browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Writebox, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is WriteMonkey, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Writebox are, OmmWriter, 750 Words and Dark Room.

Writebox alternatives are mainly Text 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 Writebox.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Online

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  1. Writemonkey is a Windows zenware writing application with an extremely stripped down user interface, leaving you alone with your thoughts and your words.

    The interface, full screen.
  2. is a markdown pastebin and publishing service with preview, custom urls and editing. Fast, simple and free.

    Live markdown syntax highlighting

  3. OmmWriter icon


    • Mac
    • Windows

    Ommwriter is a simple text processor that firmly believes in making writing a pleasure once again, reinvindicating the close relationship between writer and paper. The more intimate the relation, the smoother the flow of inspiration.

  4. 750 Words is an online plain text editor with autosave and fullscreen edit options, 750 Words also lets you track your progress and earn points for achievements. Login with Google, Yahoo or Facebook Connect.

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    Dark Room

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Dark Room is a full screen, distraction free, writing environment. Unlike standard word processors that focus on features, Dark Room is just about you and your text.


  6. OmPad is a free, simple, powerful, beautiful and minimal writing app that helps you focus and concentrate on writing great content. Format your text with headings, bold, italic, links, images, lists, code and quotes.

    Default clean theme
  7. ZenWriter icon


    • Mac
    • Windows

    ZenWriter, a text editor for Windows that cuts out all the distraction and lets you focus on letting your thoughts flow.

  8. 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.

  9. SSuite NoteBook Editor icon

    SSuite NoteBook Editor

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    SSuite NoteBook Editor is a free portable text editor that has all the functionality to start you on writing that important novel, short-story or article, with enough bells and whistles to help out.

    A full featured and very fast portable text editor for people on the go.
  10. Cold Turkey Writer won't let you quit until you finish your work. Like, literally will not quit.

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