Category: novel writing software

Ulysses

Ulysses is called a semantic text editor by its developer. I must confess that I still don’t understand 100% what that means. I bought Ulysses and Scrivener at almost the same time. Since then, I am still using Scrivener everyday…

Storymill

The distinctive features of Storymill are the ability to set daily writing goals and track them with progress meter, and a timeline view providing a better perspective of your story. Ian Beck wrote a great review comparing storymill and scrivener, a novel…

Storyist

Storyist is a novel and screen playing writing software for Mac OS. It can create Kindle ebooks and publish them on Amazon.com. It is also available as iPad version that supports Dropbox sync. Michael Niemann gave Storyist 4 points out of…

Plume Creator

Plume Creator is an interesting option for novelists who use Linux OS (or Windows). It is an open source novel writing software in its beta stage but some reviews are very positive about its quality. Needless to say, it is free.…

Scrivener

For a long time, Scrivener has been the VERY WRITING SOFTWARE on the Mac computers. It is the most famous and the most acclaimed writing software among Mac users. The software also became available for Windows since November 2011. Scrivener…

Storybook

Storybook is a free and open source book writing software. Its website gives the description of the software as follows. “Store all information about your characters and locations in one place. Then, use the included Storybook features for managing chapters,…

yWriter

To quote the developer of the software, yWriter is “a word processor which breaks your novel into chapters and scenes”. The program allows you to work on scenes as a unit of a whole book. You make a project, which…

Software for Writers – Post 1

I decided to write a series of posts covering a topic “software for writers” to provide visitors to my website with a comprehensive information on the topic. This is the first post. Enjoy it! 1. Word processor software For many…