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Best tools for writers

I’ve been trying out some new tools for writers. This is so I can recommend some of the best tools for writers on the web. Below are list of my recommendations to you all. I’ll be adding more to the list as I try them out. If you have anything you think I should try, let me know in the comments, or by contacting me here. There are loads out there, and I’m keen to be able to share the best ones with you all. You may want to check out my affiliate policy here, but rest assured, everything on the below list is great!

Best notebook apps for writers

Notebook apps for writers header imageOne of the first posts on created on WWP was a quick look at the best notebook apps for writers. You can check out the review here.

Best writing software

Buy Scrivener for Windows (Regular Licence)

For me, Scrivener (the review is here) is the best writing software about. It’s not free, but it is great writing software that adapts to you, and lets you use is in as many different ways as you want to. Download it using the links below. If you need more information about Scrivener, have a look at my guest post on

Buy Scrivener 3 for macOS (Regular Licence)

Buy Scrivener for Windows (Regular Licence)

Best writing motivator

Write or Die logo stickersHave you tried Write or Die yet? It’s available here (version 3). It’s a great little web based app (although Dr Wicked has just released a downloadable version) that tries to get you motivated to finish what you’re working on. You can set it to punish you if you do badly, or reward you for working hard. It’s worth a try, so go and have a look.