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News, announcements, and other tips and tricks around the app.


Zettlr 1.7.0 released

Zettlr 1.7.0 released

  • July 03, 2020
  • Announcements, Releases

After the long wait, we are happy to finally announce that Zettlr 1.7 has just been released! Read more on the numerous features, improvements, and fixes that we integrated into the new version!


Selling Trust

Selling Trust

  • March 13, 2020
  • Journal

Behind the scenes the internet is a giant trust-machine. To separate the good from the bad websites, the useful from the harmful software, an entire industry has been established that specialises in selling small text files to individuals and organizations so that they can sign their digital products. Operating systems are complicit in this, as they force people to buy and use such certificates.


Zettlr 1.6.0 released

Zettlr 1.6.0 released

  • March 06, 2020
  • Announcements, Releases

Two exciting months are behind us, and we are proud that finally Zettlr 1.6 sees the light of the world! This update is really huge, so the release announcement is as well — make sure to read what beautiful changes this update brings!


Continuous Cross-Platform Deployment with GitHub Actions

Continuous Integration can sometimes be puzzling, so this is my take at continuous deployment of Zettlr. I'll explain GitHub Actions (and, on a more abstract level, the concepts behind CI) using a real-world, working GitHub Actions workflow.


Happy Birthday, Zettlr!

Happy Birthday, Zettlr!

  • December 26, 2019
  • Journal

Zettlr is two years old now. Time to celebrate! In this blogpost, we look back on 2019, forward to 2020, and also resolve a promise we've made during the year: share with you some insights on the community of the app. Happy Birthday!


Zettlr 1.5.0 released

Zettlr 1.5.0 released

  • December 20, 2019
  • Announcements, Releases

After a long three-month wait, we are proud to present to you the all-shiny new Zettlr 1.5! It includes three major new features — AutoCorrect, Magic Quotes, and YAML Frontmatter support — and plenty of small tweaks and fixes! Read more about how to use these exciting new features in our spotlight!


Some Updates for Zettlr in 2020

Some Updates for Zettlr in 2020

  • November 15, 2019
  • Journal

As 2019 comes to a close, it is time to look into the developments that will be prevalent throughout the year 2020 for Zettlr. Apart from huge changes "under the hood", a list of long-awaited features will be finally addressed!


Release: Developing Open Source is a Political Act

Release: Developing Open Source is a Political Act

  • October 26, 2019
  • Journal, Releases

After the "Zettelkasten Manifesto", a new video is headed your way. This time we feature Cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, the power of neural networks and lots of political theory. Enjoy!


Zettlr 1.4.0 released

Zettlr 1.4.0 released

  • September 06, 2019
  • Announcements, Releases

Zettlr 1.4 is finally here! After long three months we can finally announce that a bunch of new features have been stuffed into the app! Read all about what's new in this comprehensive post!


Advanced Search & Replace with Regular Expressions

Advanced Search & Replace with Regular Expressions

  • August 09, 2019
  • Guides, Journal

Searching is one of the basic interactions you perform with an editor. But what if you are not searching for specific words, but rather looking for patterns? What if you just search _any_ number, and not a specific? This is where regular expressions come in. This guide will introduce you to the problem and explain, how you can leverage regular expressions in the Zettlr search to excel at searching.