I've linked 1Writer multiple times in the past week, but not specifically called out the iOS 12 update released last week. The update was not a big overhaul, but added the following notable features:
- Siri shortcut support for creating or opening documents
- There is now a "Favorites" and "Trash" folder in the 1Writer sidebar
- Wiki linking is now possible within 1Writer
- Clickable links in editing mode
1Writer already had a "Recent" folder that I used regularly. My personal use of 1Writer does not involve favorites.
Most of my complaints about 1Writer documents are results of iOS constraints. While 1
iCloud Drive has a lot to do for it, but the document ownership model is incorrectly connected. It flies in the face of what made the Mac great from the start. You can use documents between programs regardless of where they are stored. Instead, iCloud Drive forces an elegant app like 1Writer to use this mess of a document browser …
1Writer now also has a tip scan. I donated because I use the app almost every day and I paid a few dollars for it many years ago. It's good to see that the developer stays on the app.