Soulmen’s popular Markdown full-screen editor made for writers, Ulysses, has actually long been readily available on the Mac as well as is just one of the much more prominent Mac-based writing apps as a result of its tidy, text-focused distraction-free user interface and it’s organizational system. As of today, Ulysses for Mac is getting a significant upgrade as well as it’s likewise increasing to the iPad.
For those of you unfamiliar with the app, Ulysses collections itself in addition to various other comparable writing applications with a three-paned sidebar that allows customers see all their documents in one area and also its ability to organize documents using teams as well as filters. Composing happens on sheets, and also files are kept locally on the Mac or in iCloud. Markdown message composed in Ulysses could be exported in numerous various file formats, including PDF, ePub, and HTML.
The newest version of Ulysses for Mac includes a brand-new name (dropping the former III) as well as a brand-new icon– a butterfly. It’s been upgraded with a Yosemite-style redesign that consists of an accessory bar, Favorites on the sidebar, as well as a brand-new Dark Mode. Quick Export and also Sneak peek have actually been updated, including TXT as well as ePub sneak peeks, plus export optimizations.
Ulysses for Mac
The biggest change to Ulysses for Mac, apart from the redesign, is its integration with the new Ulysses application for iPad. The Mac application totally syncs with the iPad application using iCloud, making it simple to begin work with one device and also pick up on one more. Handoff support is also built in.
‘Our excellent conception has consistently been to make Ulysses a global device that authors could utilize for any creating job, any time and all over. Bringing it to iPad suggests a wonderful leap ahead to turning this right into truth’, clarifies Max Seelemann, head of advancement as well as co-founder of The Soulmen.
Ulysses for the iPad will be quickly acquainted to anybody which has made use of Ulysses for Mac, as the user interface and function set are virtually identical. The iPad app makes use of a three-paned configuration, as well as panes can be open or shut with swipes. A button row above the key-board has been added to make it much easier to style content, with access to special personalities and also shortcuts for developing headings, listings, paragraph blocks, and a lot more. A details bar presents word count, sentences, characters, lines, and pages.
Ulysses for iPad supports filters similar to the Mac variation, as well as attachments like notes and photos can be brought in. It additionally exports to every one of the common file styles the Mac app exports to, consisting of Plain Text, HTML, ePub, PDF, and also RTF. When an exterior key-board is connected, Ulysses for iPad supports all common faster ways, as well as the look of the application can be personalized with Concepts, found in the Setups menu.
Both of the new applications are readily available for download today. Those who already possess a duplicate of Ulysses for Mac could upgrade at no expense. The new Mac app is, nonetheless, exclusive to Yosemite– it won’t run on older variations of OS X.
Ulysses for iPad could be downloaded and install from the App Shop for $19.99.
Ulysses for Mac can be downloaded and install from the Mac Application Store for $44.99.