Trying something out before you invest is a great concept, right? When you go into the store or surf the web and see something that looks cool and seems great, it’d be nice to know somehow in advance it’s going to work for you. If you’ve ever bought something online without a free trial or […]
What is the best writing software on the market? Which software is better for freelancers and which software is better for authors? Freelance With Us is a site filled with both of those professions, so we are best placed to answer that question, and that’s exactly what we have done. This section of the Freelance With Us website is filled with articles related to writing software, reviews and more. If you search the articles linked below then you can find out what our writers think about each program out there.
We cover everything from word processing software like MS Word and Apple Pages, to specialized software like Grammarly and Scrivener. Some of these options are free, some are cheap and some are expensive. No two are the same and there is a wealth of options out there. That’s why our Best Writing Software section exists, as we want to narrow the options down and help you find the best one for your needs.
No matter what kind of writing you do, chances are you need to do some research for your writing project somewhere along the line. Unfortunately, although research and formatting are very needed in almost every writing project, they’re two of the functions that quite frankly can suck up a lot of potential writing time. One […]
How many times have you needed to edit a PDF document that was sent to you? The portable document format (PDF), was created to share computer text and inline image files in a reliable way. PDF was originally co-founded by Dr. John Warnock as part of the Camelot Project, it became the PDF we know […]
What is a Text Editor? Text editors are designed to view and edit plain text documents. Text editors typically offer minimal built-in integration features and are a scaled down version of full-fledged integrated development environment (IDE) text editors used by programmers and developers for programming and web design. Text editors are ideally fast and lightweight […]
As a writer, there are a plethora of writing software tools available and if you’ve shopped around at all you’ve probably come away overwhelmed by the choices. One main difference is the purpose of the software. In this article, we’ll try to clarify the different types of writing software available. The categorized lists will help […]
If you’re a Mac or iOS user who has your writing spread out between a word processing software program and several other mobile apps for note taking and storage, it’s time to consider a more cohesive option. Productivity in writing is impacted by so many different factors and tied to many of them is the […]
Many people who write for a living or even just for fun, find they can write just fine using a word processing software like Microsoft Word, Apple Pages, Open Office, or Google Docs. Writing needs will be different if you’re writing a novel, writing a biography, a blog post, or a screenplay. Others may struggle […]
When you’re new to writing novels or screenplays, you believe that each of your stories is 100% unique. As you write more and become more experienced at looking at the bones of stories and screenplays, you begin to realize that there are patterns in your work. The same applies to readers. Some patterns are easier […]
The first thing to know when comparing software programs like Word vs Scrivener is that it’s important to make sure you know what kind of tasks the software program will complete, as well as what you want to use it for. When comparing writing software, make sure you aren’t comparing apples to oranges. All software […]
If you’re a writer, chances are at some point you’ve heard of the Scrivener book writing software. What you might not know is that it’s a writing software program born from the desperation of Keith Blount, a writer, looking for a software program that could help him to organize and better express himself in his […]