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An ideal authoring app for those that need both plain text writing functionality and markdown facilities.

What's New

- Fix a crash with iCloud accounts not upgraded to iCloud Drive

App Description

# 50% off for a limited time to celebrate iOS 8 release #

Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your iPhone and iPad.

# Key features of Byword

- Designed to make writing more enjoyable using Markdown
- Sync text documents across all your Mac, iPhone, iPad devices
- Take all documents offline to access them anytime
- Search for text inside all your documents
- Alternate dark theme for extra comfort in low-light situations
- The most complete Markdown support including footnotes, tables and cross-references
- Export Markdown documents to PDF and HTML documents
- Premium feature: Publish to WordPress, Tumblr, Blogger, Scriptogram and Evernote

# Optimized for iOS 8

- Document Providers
- Handoff
- iCloud Drive

# Blog publishing — Premium only[^1]

Publish to WordPress, Tumblr, Blogger, Scriptogram blogs and Evernote notebooks from Byword. Posting to your blog with Byword is as simples as:

1. Write something in Byword
2. Open Tools and select Publish
3. Confirm title, tags, categories, etc.
4. Publish

[^1]: Requires a one-time in-app purchase for all your iOS devices. Premium on Mac requires a separate one-time purchase.

# More features

- List continuations
- TextExpander snippet expansion
- Word and character counters with live update
- Extensive VoiceOver support for visual impaired users
- Spell and Grammar checking and Dictionary lookup
- Keyboard shortcuts for formatting and navigating between screens

Here are some ways to use Byword in your life:

- For posting to your blog without using clunky web interfaces and risking losing your work
- For research, meeting and class notes
- To write that important email without being distracted
- To capture ideas and notes and have them available in all devices

# Rich text warning

Byword for iOS only works with plain text formats. Supported file extensions are: txt, text, md, mmd, markdown, markdn, mdown, mkdn, markd and fountain.

# Support

We are proud to provide a super friendly customer support. If you need help and/or have suggestions, please contact us using the mediums below.

Twitter: http://twitter.com/bywordapp
Email: byword@metaclassy.com
Web: http://bywordapp.com

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

November 18, 2014 New version 2.3.3
November 18, 2014 New version 2.3.2
October 09, 2014 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
October 09, 2014 New version 2.3
August 29, 2014 New version 2.2
May 27, 2014 New version 2.1.6
January 01, 2014 New version 2.1.3
March 10, 2012 Initial Release

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