Focused - Minimal Writing app and Markdown Editor
By Codebots Ltd
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Meet Focused - the writing & Markdown app that blocks out distractions and clutter, and aids your focus so you can just write.
“Focused has separated itself from the pack by very intentionally not packing itself full of features that many users won't touch, instead focusing of the pure writing experience as the core element to get right.” — iMore
If you’re writing for the web, or quickly outlining longer articles, Focused features a full complement of keyboard shortcuts to both format and structure as you write. Quickly mark headings, Bold & Italics, Add Links - all easily within reach.
When you sit down to write, getting in the “zone” as quickly as possible is imperative. So when creating Focused we carefully studied the ideal environment - and built it. There’s Full Screen as you would expect, and then there’s Zen Mode. Eight carefully selected ambient soundtracks that heighten your focus - from rain to wind and more. All perfect for keeping calm and creating great content when you’re on a deadline.
- No clutter, no distractions. Just a perfectly honed set of tools to help you write and stay focused on the task at hand.
- Filter out life’s distractions with 8 calming soundtracks that aid your focus, allowing you to concentrate on your writing.
- Need to hit a word count, or stick to a character limit? Focused keeps you on target without cluttering your workspace.
- The dog will never eat your homework again - Auto Save keeps your content safe, with Versions support to retrieve an edit.
- Typewriter & Focus modes: Focused vertically centres and highlights just the sentence or paragraph you’re working on. Great no matter whether you’re editing or writing.
- Built to help you write for the web without the need to know any code - Focused generates it all for you, and uses Markdown syntax to keep your writing easily readable.
- Never leave the keyboard again, with comprehensive keyboard shortcuts to help you structure and format.
Focused is not just a distraction-free writing app - it’s the first writing app that actually aids your focus, and we think you’ll love it.
If you have any questions, or want to share your feedback just drop us a tweet: @71squared. We also provide fast, personal support via email - use the Support link here on the Mac App Store to contact us and one of the Focused team will get back to you!
What's New in Version 2.2
Thanks for using Focused! This release tidies up a few loose ends ;)
Fixed a bug where the cursor is missing for some users
Sharing by email now works
Smoother experience when first navigating to the preview view
Prevent editing the document in preview mode