Yarny Alternatives

    Yarny is described as 'A simple to use online writing environment for the high-production, creative writer. Write the way you want to write, using any approach you like in a simple, distraction-free environment. It's novel writing in the cloud' and is an website in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Yarny, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad and iPhone. The best alternative is Manuskript, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Yarny are Scrivener (Paid), Bear (Freemium), Hemingway Editor (Paid) and bibisco (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 28, 2019

    1. Storymill is a creative writing tool geared towards book writers; although, it could easily be used for other big creative writing projects, like scripts.


      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 4.0.5, released in November 2011, can be still bought from the official website.

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    2. CopyWrite is the award-winning creative writing project management system for Mac OS X. CopyWrite is a project manager for writers of all kinds. Rather than focus on formatting and layout, CopyWrite stands apart in its project-oriented approach.


      The program is no longer updated. Latest version, 2.296, released in September 2009, can be still bought from the official website.

    3. Wordslingr is the online word processor designed for writers. FEATURES Available on all devices. Real-time collaboration. Infinite revisions. Manage multiple projects. Create snapshots for feedback.
    4. Online story-writing platform. Free for offline use. Only $30/year for full features. Organize your stories, track characters and locations. Groundbreaking plot interface.
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      With anywhere online access you can work on your novel wherever the mood strikes you. Now you can continue where you left off at the library, your friend's house, and during your lunch break at work.
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