To help you get the most out of iA Writer, we’ve created several videos. Here you can find tips and tricks which make producing beautiful content easy as pie.

Markdown Guide

If you are not familiar with Markdown, it might look a little scary at first. Once you get the basics, you will quickly love it as it allows you to format your text without taking your hands off the keyboard. Check out the videos here to learn in no time at all how easy Markdown can be.

Basics: Structure content with a few special characters. Tables: Add a markup table and set the number of rows and columns. Links: Adding links is almost as easy as copy paste. Images: Add images from the Web in markdown. Code Blocks: Add code blocks to display nerd stuff.

Export, Share

Post to Medium: Post your drafts directly to Medium.

In case you never heard of Medium before: Medium is a community of readers and writers, a network of thought. It is a free and open platform where anyone can share their ideas and stories.


Library: Adding folders from your Mac to iA Writer 3’s document library. Editor: Set focus mode to either paragraph or sentence. Preview: Formatting options for the preview panel.


In case you mess up or you like a previous version of your text better, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Revert to: Easily access previous versions of your documents.

Too fast?

Have some of the videos been too fast or are you more the written tutorial kind of person anyway? Thats ok, we have every single step written down in our support section.