What are the best apps for writers?

  • #4
    Written on September 29, 2017
    Donald Wade
    "While I do not doubt that this app could be used for writers, though I do not understand why since it is a text editor, it appears to be geared towards programmers. "Select from over 50 text processing actions to create your own workflows for extending Editorial's feature set. For even more advanced automation, you can write Python scripts with an integrated code and UI editor." Writers don't use Python, as it is a programming language. I'm sorry, but this solution is a terrible one."
  • #5


    Free - with in-app purchases

    Written on October 1, 2017
    Janice Alvarez
    "Monospace is an incredible app for writers. The workspace is clean and allows you to create freely. You can also use text features like bold, etc. The app is minimal and convenient."
  • #6
    Written on October 3, 2017
    Henry Wallace
    "JotterPad has been a joy to use. It has enough tools to streamline my writing without having to wade through a bunch of gimmicky extras. The interface is very easy to read, which is nice, since I frequently use it on smaller devices. It's improved my production speed noticeably, and I don't use anything else any more."
  • #7
    Written on September 27, 2017
    Linda Fisher
    "I think the value of Byword depends on the kind of writer you are. I'd say it is definitely not the best app for writers, that it's very simple given the cost and there are so many more feature filled options available for writers. But for blog writers, I think this might be a decent and possibly good option for them because I know it allows direct publishing."
  • #8
    Written on October 10, 2017
    Jose Dixon
    "I like the premise but nothing about this works correctly. The setup is very cumbersome and the developer does not seems ot have been doing too much with the app lately. Not worth the time, I would recommend to avoid."

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Best apps for writers
Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
1 Microsoft Word Apps 149 Free
2 Pages Apps 118 Free
3 iA Writer Apps 98 Free
4 Editorial Apps 83 Paid
5 Monospace Apps 56 Free
6 JotterPad Apps 42 Free
7 Byword Software 27 Free
8 Writing Kit Apps 8 Paid

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