Description

Finally, we are here, for the iPhone and iPad platforms.
Metion is a notebook tool that focuses on the writing experience, uses Markdown as basic text syntax.
Metion CARES about the freedom of data and based on the open filesystem, and how the text is presented to your readers are very important too.

Note: This Metion is converted from the iPad edition which is using Apple Catalyst solution. It is still essentially an iPad App, not a fully native Mac App, as explained when Metion first time launched.

## Pretty and Useful Widgets
On iOS 14 & iPadOS 14 & macOS Big Sur, you can add a "writing statistics" widget to see the status of what you have written in the last 7 days or one year. Especially the whole year's writing statistics, for those who persist in writing, is not only a microcosm of their efforts, but also a kind of daily motivation to keep writing.

## Data Freedom, Open Filesystem
Metion based on the open filesystem of iCloud, no need to create new format for storing data. An article is a plain text file, and the images in the article are also under a certain folder.
Data freedom and open filesystems allow us to synchronize data across devices using iCloud. If you have a higher requirement for data security, you can also make a backup very quickly by copying the entire folder (work folder).

One thing more, Metion has a built-in support named "history version" that provides a little more reliability for your documents.

## The Exporting of Metion
If using Metion to export as PDF, we suggest the theme of PDF can be set as "Printer" in Settings Panel. If there is a real printer connected in current local network, just directly print it, it will be pretty when words on the real paper.

Document in Metion can be exported as image, which is optimized for mobile device (iPhone). We can set text and QR-Code signature at the end of exported image. Send it to friends though some social apps. The beautiful layout of text can highlight the value of your words.

Metion can automatically analyze the current articles, especially those with strong structure. It can be exported as "Mindmap" with one tap only.

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Privacy Policy: https://www.markdown.app/metion-privacy-policy.html
Terms of Usage: https://www.markdown.app/page/metion_tou.md

What’s New

Version 1.2.0

Fixed: a conflict between file manager guidance and Catalyst release instructions when first time running

Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
2 Ratings

2 Ratings

Necopaka ,

创意尚可,颜值欠佳

今天收到了apple store的退款。
其实一开始是想支持一波“为中文写作者设计的”Markdown写作软件,不过后来还是发现我已经习惯了IA Writer的舒适界面,换到metion的时候发现菜单栏字体和图标太小,背景颜色偏黄,文字颜色也不是纯正的“黑”……
虽然有文件夹分类是很好的,不过最大字数竟然是95000……我的小说一卷可能刚好超出这个字数,我是希望一卷一卷管理自己的小说的,所以……
其他Markdown的功能没怎么用,但在“颜值”上这款软件并没有让我很好地进入一种写作沉浸状态,所以最后还是退款了。
希望开发者继续加油吧。

Developer Response ,

不是偏黄,本就是淡黄,久用可以避免眼睛的疲劳。其它的,唉,视觉主题是默认就有提供选择的……

Atonglvfu ,

第一印象如下

下来体验了20分钟,感觉如下:
1. 可以调整文字大小这一点真是好评,眼睛舒服了
2. 打开时默认的淡黄色背景挺好看的,介绍文档中重点文字的配色也挺好看的
3. 第一次打开app时出来的漂亮的功能介绍滑动画给我的感觉像是一款手机潮款应用,而不是ipad专业级应用(本人使用ipad)
4. 中文文字输入不抖动非常舒服
5. 中英文文字之间的自动空格好评,这个功能也可以选择关闭

国产软件有时候总是给我一种“不会持久”维护的感觉,有一种不会做大做强,干一票就走的感觉(也不知道为什么会有这种感觉,难道是偏见?)所以有时候我还是宁愿选择外国成熟软件,但看到国产软件还是会下载支持的。

JefferyUS ,

功能齐全并且优雅的文本编辑器

作为一个程序猿,我的写作场景是非常少的。平常写一些公司的文档,以及自己博客。一直没有找到过一款喜欢的编辑器。在几个小时的试用里,Metion还是挺让人喜欢的。
在这几小时的试用里,也发现一些问题:
虽然对中文输入有优化,但是似乎英文输入连基本的首字母大写都没有了,更不要说拼写检查了。也许有我没找到?
在某一些情况下,软键盘上的快捷条会消失不见:点击引用,然后点屏幕空白,再点文章编辑区域。
希望在新的版本里能看到改进!加油!

App Privacy

The developer, chen haibo, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Purchases
  • User Content
  • Diagnostics

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Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.