Write First, Format Later.

JotterPad on Mac, Android, iOS and iPad.

The new age of writing is here. From reed and papyrus to stylus and tablet, the way we write has evolved. Likewise, JotterPad aims to revolutionize your writing process by making it streamlined, fluid, flexible and personalized to you and the writing you want to do. Regardless of whether you're an aspiring novelist, screenwriter, journalist, or blogger, JotterPad is the one writing tool that you need.

What You See Is What You Get

Equipped with an adept and versatile editor, JotterPad offers the best of a Markdown editor, Fountain editor, and a “What You See Is What You Get” writing platform. Enjoy the simplicity of using a plain-text editor, the visual appeal of formatting through Fountain, and being able to instantaneously see your work packaged in its final form, all at the same time.

Switch between Markdown and Fountain tab to learn more.
Write on JotterPad Android and iOS app using focus mode.

Write

With JotterPad's What You See Is What You Get “WYSIWYG” Markdown and Fountain Editor, turn Markdown and Fountain syntax to rich text instantly and let your ideas flow unhindered.

Search for the meaning of a word in the dictionary app.

Research

JotterPad is the only writing assistant you’ll ever need. Search up word definitions, synonyms and antonyms with our built-in Dictionary and Thesaurus. Want that extra rolling cadence in your words when they're being read aloud? Let our Rhyming Dictionary help you figure out which words to use. Check the readability of your work with our Readability Inspector — eliminate fluff and make your writing clear and concise.

Add cloud services such as iCloud, Google Drive and Dropbox in JotterPad.

Sync

Write anywhere and anytime. JotterPad gives you automatic syncing across multiple devices. You can back up your work across iCloud, Google Drive and Drop Box. Continue writing even when you don’t have an internet connection. Your work will be automatically synced once you’re back online.

Add blog services such as Ghost blog, Wordpress and Tumblr in JotterPad.

Publish

Instantly publish your works to a blogging platform of your choosing. JotterPad lets you automatically upload whatever you’ve written to Ghost, Wordpress and Tumblr as drafts or published posts.

The finalized print version of a screenplay from JotterPad with scene headings, action lines, dialogues, and so on in Courier font.

Print

Explore the wide array of templates that is available on JotterPad to expedite your writing endeavors. Use the templates as bedrocks, and thereafter personalize them with just a few keyboard clicks. Turn your work into beautifully crafted documents on JotterPad and print them without worrying about the format getting muddled up.

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Write

With JotterPad's What You See Is What You Get “WYSIWYG” Markdown and Fountain Editor, turn Markdown and Fountain syntax to rich text instantly and let your ideas flow unhindered.

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Research

JotterPad is the only writing assistant you’ll ever need. Search up word definitions, synonyms and antonyms with our built-in Dictionary and Thesaurus. Want that extra rolling cadence in your words when they're being read aloud? Let our Rhyming Dictionary help you figure out which words to use. Check the readability of your work with our Readability Inspector — eliminate fluff and make your writing clear and concise.

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Sync

Write anywhere and anytime. JotterPad gives you automatic syncing across multiple devices. You can back up your work across iCloud, Google Drive and Drop Box. Continue writing even when you don’t have an internet connection. Your work will be automatically synced once you’re back online.

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Publish

Instantly publish your works to a blogging platform of your choosing. JotterPad lets you automatically upload whatever you’ve written to Ghost, Wordpress and Tumblr as drafts or published posts.

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Print

Explore the wide array of templates that is available on JotterPad to expedite your writing endeavors. Use the templates as bedrocks, and thereafter personalize them with just a few keyboard clicks. Turn your work into beautifully crafted documents on JotterPad and print them without worrying about the format getting muddled up.

Design for the New Generation.

With JotterPad, you have the best of both worlds. Relish the convenience of working with simple syntax on a light-weight writing interface while reaping the benefits of receiving detailed output that you only would expect from heavier word-processors. You also get to experience this across multiple devices and platforms; mobile, touchscreen devices, and web.

Introducing Desktop-Class App on Web.

Write anywhere and everywhere, both online and offline. With JotterPad's all-new Progressive Web App (PWA), spare yourself the trouble of downloading, installing, and setting up.
Explore Web App

Write Scientific Equations From Anywhere.

Write using TeX and input mathematical equations into your work. Export them into professionally configurated formats thereafter, and produce quality Science reports, academic journals, or Math papers with ease. The possibilities are now limitless with JotterPad.

Built-in Cloud Sync, Seamless Work Flow.

Work directly with popular cloud services such as iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox & Microsoft OneDrive — without leaving JotterPad.

Faster And More Powerful.

With JotterPad 14, you can now expect an overall improvement to the processing speed of the editing interfaces. Opening, editing, and saving your documents are now much quicker and more seamless.
Performance in v13 (s)Performance in v14 (s)
Open large text file12.938.39
Typing delay in large text file1.610.54
Saving large text file24.354.21
Tested on Google Pixel 2016, markdown file size 248kb.

Write & Export To

Beautifully-Designed Templates

With JotterPad's extensive range of templates, formatting requirements never have to be intimidating again. From novel, to screenplay, article, report, letter, and even presentation slides, you can now expend your time and energy into the meat of your writing instead of the formatting.

The Novel Book with Drop Caps template embellishes your writing with a decorative drop caps element and takes care of headings, justification, line-spacing, and many more for you.

Use this Screenplay template to format your manuscript's line-spacing, page margins, headings and other formatting requirements for you to produce a professional standard screenplay.

Use this Simple Narrative Essay to format your essay's headers, titles, page margins, and sub-sections for your assignments and writing endeavors, and produce quality work.

Produce an exemplary lab report with an abstract, headings, introduction, results, references amongst others, with the help of Lab Report template and its formatting guidelines.

Effortlessly craft a Business plan that includes a company overview, business idea, and a financial plan with this template and embark on your next business venture.

This Cover Letter template helps you include your salutations, recipient and sender information, necessary enclosures, etc. effortlessly, and creates a professional letter for your use.

Use this template to take down meeting minutes and organize them into a structured and organized table on the spot, and leave meetings with clear notes hereafter.

This Simple Textbook template can consolidate a cover page, contents page, format the content that follows after, etc. to produce a quality and readable textbook for your use.

This template guides you with drafting key contract sections such the scope of employment, monetary compensation, insurance coverage, and other terms of employment.

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Simplify your writing process. Make it seamless with Markdown and Fountain format.