iA Writer for Mac Updated

Latest version includes Microsoft® Word 2007 .docx ⇄ Markdown converter.

Tokyo, Japan, September 06, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Information Architects, Inc. has released an updated version of Writer for Mac (1.5), the first text editor with a Microsoft® Word 2007 .docx ⇄ Markdown converter. Import .docx files to Markdown via drag’n’drop, and export Markdown to .docx. An optional formatting bar makes adding Markdown formatting easier, and extensive formatting keyboard shortcuts have been added. Auto Markdown now displays italics for emphasized text. Reference link and image syntax support has been added. The Print dialog now includes formatted printing, which also gives formatted PDF export. Writer now includes extensive in-app Help. Other changes include better Asian text input, and further performance improvements.

This new version of Writer for Mac is available as a free update for all customers via the App Store.

Recipient of an Official Mac App of the Year award from Apple, iA Writer is the number one focused writing app in the App Store. With over 700,000 copies sold, Writer has helped students, journalists, and bestselling authors to find more pleasure in working with text.

As soon as you type the title bar disappears and all you see is the clean typing sheet, distraction-free, ready for your ideas to take shape. With innovative features like Auto Markdown and Focus Mode, built on exceptional typography, iA Writer lets you keep your hands on the keyboard and your mind in the text.

Information Architects (ia.net) is a full service agency with offices in Tokyo and Zurich. iA plans, designs and builds digital products. We focus on the essence; and this is why our sites and apps outgrow the competition.

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Information Architects
Oli Studholme