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iA Writer

By iA Labs GmbH

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**Introductory campaign: 33% off**

“Beautiful and simple” ***** The Guardian
“Everything goes away except for the writing experience” ***** Stephen Fry
“Writer has out-innovated Apple” ***** Fast Company

Best of App Store 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015

# Unmatched Writing Experience
iA Writer is designed to provide the best digital writing experience: Keep your hands on the keyboard and your mind in the text.

# Embed Pictures, Tables and Nest Textfiles
Include images from Library in your documents (.png, .gif, .jpg)—images are uploaded to Medium and WordPress when sharing a draft. Include comma separated value files as tables in your documents (.csv), or create advanced tables using MultiMarkdown. Build a manuscript from several chapters, embed source code files as code blocks, or nest text files into each other.

Note: Embedding only works for files in the same folder (or subfolders) as the master file. You can’t embed files in a parallel or higher directory.

# Swipe Right to Library
iA Writer now comes with an integrated library for all your documents. With a swipe to the right you have easy access to all your texts in one place.

# Swipe Left to Preview
With synchronized scrolling Preview, iA Writer consciously separates form and content. It optimizes plain text writing while offering stellar formatted export—with world class typography.

# Focus Mode and Syntax Control
iA Writer is famous for offering a deeper focus on your text. Its unique tools improve your writing style by honing your concentration: One sentence at a time, or by highlighting different parts of speech.

# All Your Documents on All Your Devices
With seamless Dropbox and iCloud sync, iA Writer keeps your documents safe and at hand on whatever device you are using when inspiration strikes.

# Features
- Integrated document Library
- Synchronized scrolling Markdown Preview
- Beautiful Preview templates with curated fonts
- Add your own custom templates too
- Focus Mode fades all but the current sentence, for maximum concentration
- Convert formatting to Microsoft® Word .docx, and back again
- Also export formatting to HTML and beautifully styled PDF
- Share drafts to Medium and WordPress
- Auto Markdown formats text on-screen
- Night Mode
- Real-time iCloud and Dropbox sync
- Reading Time; plus sentence, word, and character count
- Customized for Retina displays
- Handoff support
- Full screen for total immersion in the text

# Contact
- Visit for more information
- Visit for support and feedback
- Let us know what you think on Twitter @iAWriter

We look forward to hearing from you…
— Information Architects Inc.

What's New in Version 4.0

# Embed Local Images
- Include images from Library in your documents (.png, .gif, .jpg)
- Images are uploaded to Medium and WordPress when sharing a draft

# Embed Tables
- Include comma separated value files as tables in your documents (.csv)
- Create advanced tables using MultiMarkdown

# Embed other text files
- Build a manuscript from several chapters
- Embedded source code files are added as code blocks
- Nest text files into each other

Note: Embedding only works for files in the same folder (or subfolders) as the master file. You can’t embed files in a parallel or higher directory.

# Other Improvements
- Modified Preview and Library pane behavior so both can be shown
- Swipes on the left toggle Library
- Swipes on the right toggle Preview
- Added toggle button for Focus Mode in title bar
- Focus Mode now dismisses Preview and Library panes
- UI improvements to Library
- Added file info popover in Library
- Switched right-click in Library menu item from “New Folder with Selection” to “New Folder” (hold option for “New Folder with Selection”)
- Added Project Archive export for sharing all embedded files together (.zip)
- Changed Chinese font in editor to Ping Fang
- Improved external file change handling
- Caret position is now restored when returning from full-width Preview
- Performance optimizations and improvements


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Customer Reviews


Very pleased with this app. The ability to quickly add links and images is much easier than Ulysses, and chaining documents in a master documents works smoothly. I’m impressed with how the app has grown.

Well done! Keep Go!!! Image is Embedded Possible!!!

personaly I was not using iA writer that much.

Yesterday I upgrade iA writer iPad version,
just open,
And find out that Image fucntion is possible!

Today I update iA writer MacBook version.

Wow Wow Big Wow!!!

iA Writer
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  • $9.99
  • Category: Productivity
  • Updated:
  • Version: 4.0
  • Size: 11.6 MB
  • Languages: English, German, Japanese
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Compatibility: OS X 10.11 or later, 64-bit processor

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