Organize your thoughts and snippets in a hierarchical manner. Organize them as you wish, reorganize them on the go.
Get rid of all distraction while writing. Set personal goal in word count or time before you can leave editor.
Use the snowflake method to grow your single genius idea in an coherent whole, with complex characters, intricate plots and detailed universe.
Free as in free speech
Because free is always better.
Manuskript is a perfect tool for those writer who like to organize and plan everything before writing.
The snowflake method can help you grow your idea into a book, by leading you step by step and asking you questions to go deeper.
While writing, keep track of notes about every characters, plot, event, place in your story.
Manuskript is still in development, and in need of extensive testing.
Develop complex characters and keep track of all useful infos
Create intricate plots, linked to your characters, and use them to outline your story
Organize your ideas about the world your characters live in
Simply start writing
Manuskript 0.11.0 is out! This is a bug fix release and is made possible by the folks who contribute bug reports, code improvements, and language translations. Thanks goes to all of you. What’s new? This release fixes a bug that can result in data loss when copying and pasting into the Notes / References and[…]
Manuskript 0.10.0 is out! This release is made possible by many people who contribute bug reports, code improvements, and language translations. Thanks goes to all of you. Special thanks to Jan Wester (@worstje) who enabled the new Windows 10 dark theme and has provided fixes for a variety of issues. What’s new? This release adds[…]
Manuskript 0.9.0 is out! Development continues moving forward on github, thanks to many people contributing with: bug reports, ideas, code, and translations. Thanks to all of you. Special thanks to Youness Alaoui (@kakaroto) who added the new fullscreen features and has been really helpful lately. What’s new? This release adds fully configurable fullscreen editing features,[…]
Manuskript 0.8.0 is out! This release focuses on bug fixes and language translation updates that improve the usability of Manuskript for both fiction and non-fiction writers alike. What’s new? Add support for Pandoc v2.x while maintaining v1.x support Fix plot importance changes if delete earlier plot and click other plots Remove conflicting plot resolution step[…]
Manuskript 0.7.0 is out! This release contains enhancements, bug fixes, and language translation updates that improve the usability of Manuskript. What’s new? Add new focus mode (line/paragraph) Add new import formats like doxc, html, opml, Mind Map Remove broken format buttons and add format menu Fix crash if Cheatsheet filter term not found and Enter[…]
Manuskript 0.6.0 is out! This release contains many enhancements and bug fixes that improve the robustness and overall usability of Manuskript. What’s new? Add Import feature to import several document formats via pandoc Add Organize menu to assist changing document structure Fix manuskript fails to run in Ubuntu 14.04 Remove hard coding of colors (improves[…]
Manuskript has been critiqued a lot about its “ugly” clustered interface. Things are not perfect yet, but I’ve put a lot of work into that, and overall it looks much better. A few recent improvements Following is a display of some of the improvements that have been done to manuskript’s interface. Some of those are quite[…]
Manuskript 0.5.0 is out! This latest release is a culmination of many fixes and enhancements that improve the robustness and overall usability of Manuskript. What’s new? QtWebEngine support UI improvements Block insertion cursor New flash card style Text alignment OPML export format Many bugs fixed Here’s a look at the updated User Interface: Download Manuskript[…]
Manuskript 0.4.0 is out ! Development is slowly going forward on github, thanks to many people contributing with: bug reports, ideas, code, and even donations. Thanks to all of them ! Special thanks to Curtis Gedak (maintainer of: GParted, EBookGenTools, and SolitaireCG) who’s been really helpful lately ! What’s new? A much better export system, working with markdown, using[…]
Manuskript has now been packaged for OS X: Most of the features work as expected. On the retina display of the computer I used, I had to increase quite a lot the default font-size in settings to have something usable. So you might have to do that as well (Preferences > Views > Text Editor[…]
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