WriteMonkey Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to WriteMonkey for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Typora or Zettlr. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to WriteMonkey and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to WriteMonkey are Mark Text (Free, Open Source), Manuskript (Free, Open Source), FocusWriter (Free, Open Source) and ghostwriter (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 27, 2021

    1. Joplin is a free, open source note taking and to-do application, which can handle a large number of notes organised into notebooks. The notes are searchable, can be copied, tagged and modified either from the applications directly or from your own text editor.
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      Joplin vs WriteMonkey opinions
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      Joplin is for collecting a lot of mostly short documents, not for focused writing.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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      Not an editor but a note taking app
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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      Joplin's main purpose is taking & syncing notes.
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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    2. Typora 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.
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    3. Zettlr is a supercharged markdown editor that combines many writing editor features and collect them in one application. It aims at speeding up your workflow and help you write without any interruptions.
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    4. Mark Text is a Markdown editor for Mac, Windows and Linux. It is a concise text editor, dedicated to improving your editing efficiency.
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    5. 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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    6. FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work.
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      FocusWriter vs WriteMonkey opinions
      Almost everyone thinks FocusWriter is a great alternative to WriteMonkey.
      callyw FocusWriter has similar window customization, such as, background/foreground colour, font size and type selection and sizing. It is also Portable and is also free. Not as many features as WriteMonkey, but the distraction-free enviroment is the same.
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago

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      They're about even. I did a lot of writing with both of them.
      Positive comment 7 months ago

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    7. No excuses. No distractions. Just write. ghostwriter is a feature-rich text editor using Markdown syntax which makes it suitable for note-taking, document redaction, simple HTML website creation and much more.
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    8. The key to good writing is not that magical glass of Bordeaux, the right kind of tobacco or that groovy background music. The key is focus. What you need to write well is a spartan setting that allows you to fully concentrate on your text and nothing but your text.
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    9. Notepad3 is a fast and light-weight Scintilla-based text editor with syntax highlighting. It has a small memory footprint, but is powerful enough to handle most programming jobs.
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    10. Haroopad is a markdown enabled document processor for creating web-friendly documents. You can author various formats of documents such as blog article, slide, presentation, report, and e-mail as if experts did.
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