iA Writer

Friedrich Nietzsche, a philosopher, poet and classical philologist of some note

Keep your hands on the keyboard and your mind in the text.

As soon as you type the title bar disappears and all you see is the clean typing sheet, distraction-free, ready for your ideas to take shape. With over 600,000 copies sold, Writer has helped students, journalists, and bestselling authors to find more pleasure in working with text.

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iA Writer for Mac | $4.99 (Instead of $9.99)
Microsoft Word .docx ↔ Markdown converter

Microsoft® Word Import and Export

Convert a Microsoft Word 2007 .docx file to Markdown via drag’n’drop. Convert iA Writer documents to Microsoft Word .docx.

The title bar disappears when you start typing

Noise Free Writing Experience

As soon as you type the title bar disappears and all you see is the clean typing sheet, distraction-free, ready for your ideas to take shape.

Focus Mode gives you laser focus

Focus Mode

Craft your text one sentence at a time in Focus Mode. The surrounding text fades into the background, reducing the temptation to edit.

Sync your Writer documents

Your Documents On All Your Devices

Effortlessly sync your documents using iCloud and Dropbox. Create folders in iCloud on Mountain Lion to organise your writing.

Format by writing

Innovative Formatting

iA Writer for Mac introduced a way to format your documents without taking your hands from the keyboard. Don’t click — write to format.

Questions? Problems?

Writer is so simple you can use it without reading a manual. However, we’ve made a guide to introduce Writer’s main features and some pro tips, to help you hit the ground running. If you have problems or suggestions, start a discussion on our friendly Support site. There’s also a knowledge base of detailed articles on what Writer does and doesn’t do.

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