By Akhter on April 22, 2014

40 Useful Web Tools For Professional Writers

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Whether you are a freelance writer or a professional one, you always need some tools or utilities to keep your workflow improving and also to boost your efficiency. Professional writers need such tools very badly as they have to stay up to date as well as need to create professional content.

Below, we have collected 40 most useful resources for the professional writers. Freelance writers can also take advantage from these tools. Use these tools and improve your skills, thereby increase your income. So, without any further ado here we are presenting the complete list of 30 most useful resources for the professional writers. We hope that you will like this collection.

Mariner Write

Elegantly efficient and powerful, Mariner Write has everything you will need to turn out great looking documents. Whether you’re a professional writer, educator, student or an average sort, Write has all the functionality needed to be your go-to word processing app.

Storyist

Storyist a powerful story development tool for novelist and screen writers. Multilingual word processor for Mac OS X. Featuring an intuitive interface and many features not offered in other applications.

Critiquecircle

CritiqueCircle.com is a free online collaborative writing workshop for all genres with an extensive array of features. Improve your writing and meet other writers.

Ommwriter

OmmWriter is your own private writing room where you can close the door behind you to focus on your writing in peace.

Writing Prompts

Writing.Com presents “Writing Prompts”, the iPhone app with an endless supply of creative inspiration!

Scribe Content

Content Optimization Software for Online Marketing.

Ulysses App

Building the greatest text editor the world has ever seen. One piece at a time.

Smart Writing Tool

7notes HD is a smart writing tool optimized for iPad. With this app, mixing your handwriting with digital texts is easier than ever before.

Writeroom

For Mac users to write without distractions. WriteRoom is a full screen writing environment. Unlike the cluttered word processors you’re used to, WriteRoom lets you focus on writing.

Nisus

Multilingual word processor for Mac OS X. Featuring an intuitive interface and many features not offered in other applications.

Write The App

Write – The word processor for the rest of us. In simple and Retina-aware.

Literatureandlatte

Scrivener for Mac OS X and Windows is an Award-winning writing software for novelists, scriptwriters, academics or anyone working on long texts requiring research and structure, or taming the chaotic process of writing.

Guru

Hire Freelancers & manage projects online.

Places For Writers

Helping writers to find homes for their work since 1997.

Wridea

Wridea is a web service first to avoid ideas being forgotten, then to organize and improve those ideas by giving you the opportunity to share your ideas with friends and necessary tools to improve your ideas by yourself and individually.

Bean

Bean is a small, easy-to-use word processor that is designed to make writing convenient, efficient and comfortable. Bean is lean, fast and uncluttered. It starts up quickly, has a live word count, and is easy on the eyes. Also, Bean is available free of charge.

Mark My Words

MarkMyWords has been specifically developed and designed for authors, who publish their articles on blogs and news-sites. MarkMyWords supports a selected set of Markup-Languages and offers a lot of features to support the writer to focus on what really matters: The content.

World Book Notepad

World Book® Notepad is an easy-to-use, customizable word-processing application. Originally integrated into World Book Encyclopedia to help students create their own reports using the World Book content, you can now use it with or without World Book for preparing reports, essays, or any other documents.

iText Pro

iText Pro is a cute, intuitive, and refined yet flexible text editor with word processing.

Byword

Simple and efficient text editing for Mac, iPhone and iPad.

Marked

Marked’s flexible Markdown preview will show you the final output of your document as you work, and its writing tools make your life easier from concept to publish.

Pagehand

Need an excellent rhyming dictionary? Don’t yelp, we’re here to help.

iPad

iA Writer for iPad comes with an elegant keyboard extension that lets you navigate left and right, with direct access to punctuation.

Copy Scape

Search for copies of your page on the web.

Autocrit

The AutoCrit Editing Wizard is an instant book editor. With the click of a button it shows you the problems in your manuscript.

Wridea

Wridea is a web service first to avoid ideas being forgotten, then to organize and improve those ideas by giving you the opportunity to share your ideas with friends and necessary tools to improve your ideas by yourself and individually.

Treepad

TreePad is an award-winning Personal Information Manager, Organizer, Database, Word Processor and much more.

Evernote

Evernote apps and products make modern life manageable, by letting you easily collect and find everything that matters.

Ubernote

UberNote helps you organize with the tools you already use. Add your notes, files, bookmarks, web clips, and ideas from anywhere.

Wizards For Word

WIZARDS FOR WORD by Recipes For Word (a powerful plug-in for MS-WORD) is a complete software suite of “writing wizards,” specific modules that automate or assist in the most tedious and time-consuming tasks of the writing process.

AbiWord

AbiWord is a free word processing program similar to Microsoft Word. It is suitable for a wide variety of word processing tasks.

Writer

Just write. Writer will take care of saving your work automatically every few minutes, when you start a new document, and when you open a different document.

Livescribe

Livescribe paper-based computing platform includes a smartpen, dot paper and software applications that changes the way people capture, use and share audio and visual information with pen and paper.

Nuvotech

Story Outlining & Script Formatting Software for Mac & PC.

Springpad

Organize your world, and have fun while you do it.

Tellico

Tellico allows you to enter your collection in a catalogue database, saving many different properties like title, author, etc.

Loosestitch

LooseStitch, A Free Online Outliner Lets You Create and Share Outliner Documents. Create Checklist, Brainstorm Ideas. Jot them down. Call friends over. Get feedback. Make changes. Share Outliner.

Autocrit

The AutoCrit Editing Wizard is an instant book editor. With the click of a button it shows you the problems in your manuscript.

Jing

Try Jing for a free and simple way to start sharing images and short videos of your computer screen. Whether for work, home, or play, Jing gives you the ability to add basic visual elements to your captures and share them fast.

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Visualthesaurus

An online thesaurus and dictionary of over 145,000 words that you explore using an interactive map. It’s a tool for people who think visually. The most fun you’ve ever had with words. The Visual Thesaurus was built using Thinkmap, a data visualization technology.





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Comments

What a list, surely is going to make me an exceptional writer. Haha. Well, Tellico has been great help in the past, so there are definitely some goodies in this list. Thanks!

Most of these tools are not web based. :-(

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