yWriter is a free, open source, word processing software designed specifically for writers, providing a set of tools and functionalities that help authors in organizing and managing their writing projects.
The software uses a scene-based approach to writing, where each scene represents a particular moment or event in the story. Writers can generate and organize scenes within chapters, giving a clear structure for their work. This assists writers to maintain an overview of the story's progression and guarantee consistency in storytelling. With this tool, writers can create profiles for each character, including their names, descriptions, and relationships. Likewise, they can expound locations, such as settings or places, and associate them with particular scenes, and this helps in character development and world-building. yWriter also grants writers to add notes and research materials directly within the software, where they can attach research documents, images, or reference materials to specific scenes or chapters. This functionality ensures that all significant information is easily accessible and assists writers maintain continuity and accuracy in their writing.