Tag Archives: Novel Writing Software

Scrivener Free Trial Research (Review of this Free Writing Program)

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 […]

Using Scrivener to Collect/Store Research for Writing Projects

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 […]

AbleWord Review (View, Edit, Create and Convert PDFs)

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 […]

Free Text Editors for Mac Users

My father always told me that I could do anything if I learned to choose the right tool for the job. If you’re a writer who has been struggling to get words on the page using a word processor, a free text editor might just help you win the battle. There are a lot of […]

OmmWriter Review: Free Text Editing

If you’re a writer who has always dreamed of having a room of your own in which to write but your current situation doesn’t allow for a private writing room, Ommwriter is the next best thing. In fact, one thing many writers have in common, whether writing for their private journal, a book, or for […]

How to Choose Writing Software: Sorting It All Out

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 […]

Ulysses App Review: Note Taking for Mac and iOS

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 […]

More Software Tools for Writers

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 […]

PowerWriter Review: Novel Writing Software

Being a writer is hard. It’s tough; it takes time; and you’ll feel like just giving up. But just like anything else, it can be made easier and less time-consuming with the right resources. Take writing a novel for example. It’s hard, and there are no shortcuts. But you can use writing software and word […]

DramaticaPro Review: Story Creation Software for Writers

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 […]