iA Writer

iA Writer 6.0.5 for iPhone and iPad

A Paid Business App for $49.99

Published By Information Architects GmbH

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iA Writer for iPhone and iPad

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  • 1095 Votes, Average: 4.5 out of 5
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  • 433
  • • Current Version Downloads
  • 10

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“iA Writer creates a clean, simple and distraction-free writing environment for when you really need to focus on your words.” ***** The New York Times

“iA Writer is an example of how powerful simplicity and accessibility can be.” ***** The Guardian

“iA Writer is all about textual production—writing this phrase, this sentence, this word at this moment.” ***** WIRED

4 x Best of App Store Winner

# The Simple Writing App
iA Writer removes distractions. Giving you a calm, focused, writing space, so you can express yourself clearly.

# Focus
Focus Mode dims everything but the current sentence or paragraph, helping you stay in the flow.

# Start
Don’t worry about the format. First, write in plain text. Then preview in HTML.

# Organize
Search, sort, and quickly swap between documents from different clouds.

# Customize
When you tap and hold a key in the command keyboard, you’re given the chance to choose your own layout. Rearrange your keys, or pick new ones from the extensive list.

# Search
You can open documents and launch frequent actions in no time with the new Quick Search. It lives in the keyboard so it’s always close at hand.

# Work
iA Writer includes an inverted light-on-dark-mode, perfect for working day and night.

# Clean
Spot superfluous adjectives, weak verbs, repetitive nouns, false conjunctions and clean your text of the usual rumble.

# Shape
Customize your templates and export to WordPress or Medium, HTML, Microsoft Word (.docx), or PDF.

# 100% Text
Embed links, pictures, tables and text files in plain text and see them in preview.

# Get in Touch
- Visit ia.net/writer for more information
- Visit ia.net/writer/support for support and feedback
- Let us know what you think on Twitter @iAWriter

What's New in iA Writer 6.0.5 >

This update fixes a few small bugs. It includes all the great features in iA Writer 6:

# Wikilinks

- Wikilinks make it easy to connect, browse, and rediscover your writing

- A [[wikilink]] is a link from one text file to another

- To make a wikilink, just type [[ and the name of the file you would like to link

- Autocomplete suggests files from your Library

- Open the linked file using the Open Link button in the keyboard bar, ⌘-click, or ⌘⏎

- If the file doesn’t exist, it’ll be automatically created and ready to type

# Navigation History

- Navigation history keeps track of the files you recently opened using wikilinks, Library, or Quick Search

- To go back and forward on iPhone, swipe right or left anywhere in the document

- To go back and forward on iPad, swipe right or left with two fingers anywhere in the document on screen

- Or hold ⌘ and swipe right or left on a trackpad

# Lightning Menu

- Fast access to your favorite formatting commands and features, right from the keyboard bar

- Available starting with iOS and iPadOS 15

- Fully configurable in Keyboard settings

# Split Preview on iPad

- Added ability to show Preview side-by-side with Editor

- Enable in the Preview appearance menu

- Scrolls in sync by default, configurable in Interface settings

# Hashtag Improvements

- Hashtags can be now added anywhere in text

- Autocomplete suggests hashtags as you type

- Consistent styling for hashtags and other links

- Show a hashtag in Quick Search using the Open Link button in the keyboard bar, ⌘-click, or ⌘⏎

# Autolinks

- All web links and email addresses are automatically detected

- Open a link in browser or compose a new email using the Open Link button in the keyboard bar, ⌘-click, or ⌘⏎

- Control how wikilinks, hashtags, and autolinks are exported in Markdown settings

# Content Block Improvements

- To add a content block, type / at the beginning of a line and the name of the file you would like to include

- Autocomplete suggests files from your Library

- A path to a file is no longer required. Filename-only content blocks automatically find the nearest matching file

- Open a text content block using the Open Link button in the keyboard bar, ⌘-click, or ⌘⏎

- If the content block file doesn’t exist, it’ll be automatically created and ready to type

# Metadata

- All-new metadata engine enables powerful new features

- Provide variables to text content blocks, width and height attributes to image content blocks

- Supports Markdown in metadata variables

- Define global metadata in Markdown settings

# Look and Feel

- Completed tasks are faded and crossed-out

- All-new highlight colors: yellow, orange, pink, purple, blue, and green

- Choose your favorite highlight color and configure completed task appearance in Editor settings

# Editor Improvements

- Editor automatically inserts closing brackets

- Select text and type an opening bracket to wrap selection in matching brackets

- Added indent width setting

- Changed strikethrough shortcut to ⌥⌘U

- Changed highlight shortcut to ⇧⌘U

- Changed code shortcut to ⌘J

- Added code block command with shortcut ⇧⌘J

- Disabled spell checking, autocorrection, autocapitalization, and smart punctuation in code

- Set up ⌘E shortcut to use selection for find

- Changed shortcut to mark task as completed to ⌥⌘X

- Redesigned find bar works much better with hardware keyboards, and provides direct access to matching style and case sensitivity on iOS and iPadOS 15

# Other Improvements

- Changed Library shortcut to ⌃⌘S

- Task list items are searchable with Smart Folders and Quick Search using [ ] and [x]

- Added ability to show and sort by date created in Library

- Added fuzzy Library Path matching to Quick Search

- Added an option to always show Editor and Preview toolbars, configurable in Interface settings

- Deleted folders and files are moved to Recently Deleted in Files app starting with iOS and iPadOS 14

- Integrated system menus on iOS and iPadOS 15

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