ZenWriter Alternatives for Android

    ZenWriter is not available for Android but there are some alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Nuclino or JotterPad. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to ZenWriter and nine of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to ZenWriter are iA Writer (Paid), Rentry.co (Free), Crossnote (Free, Open Source) and Writer (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 7, 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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    2. Nuclino is the easiest way to organize and share knowledge in teams. Create real-time collaborative documents and connect them instantly like a wiki. Use the tree, board, and graph view to explore and organize your knowledge visually.
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    3. 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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    4. Designed for creative writers, JotterPad is a plain text editor without the fuss and distraction of a word processor. It is perfect for writing books, novels, lyrics, poems, essays, drafts and screenplays.
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    5. Rentry.co is a markdown pastebin and publishing service with preview, custom urls and editing. Fast, simple and free.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Crossnote is probably the world's first markdown notes reader & editor Progressive Web Application that works offline and supports syncing with arbitrary git repository right inside your browser.
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    6. Writer is a writing application without the fuss and distraction of a traditional word processor. It's perfect for everything from taking notes to writing a novel on your phone or tablet.
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    7. Monospace is a minimal notes and writing app, built from the ground up with a designed-for-touch UI. It get's rid of the standard editing features you'd find in standard writing and notes apps and replaces them with a modern-styled, essentials-only formatting popup.
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    8. dType is a lightweight distraction-free text editor for Android. It features a minimalistic interface and an original export/save system. It’s a quick-to-load, distraction-free interface layer between the idea and any app/format of choice.

      Discontinued

      Latest commit 532b9fc on Aug 17, 2013. See https://github.com/wswld/dtype

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