This is an ever-expanding list of tools that can help you work and live more efficiently in plain text. In case you’re wondering, I’ve worked with or tried all of these tools.

This page isn’t meant to be a comprehensive resource. If your favourite or favoured tool isn’t here, there’s a reason for that — don’t be disappointed or read anything into an omission.

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Text Editors

Note Taking Tools

Todo List Managers

Blogging Platforms and Tools


Mobile Apps

Web Apps

Desktop Wikis

Other Tools