write-good VS vale-styles

Compare write-good vs vale-styles and see what are their differences.


Naive linter for English prose (by btford)


Checks for Vale based on popular style guides (by testthedocs)
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write-good vale-styles
6 1
4,830 47
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1.7 0.0
over 1 year ago about 3 years ago
JavaScript Shell
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of write-good. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-12-17.


Posts with mentions or reviews of vale-styles. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-19.
  • Markdown Linting
    9 projects | dev.to | 19 Aug 2021
    Besides the official Vale style guides Buildkite, Linode, and Write The Docs have rules online that you can copy into your repo or use as inspiration for your own rules.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing write-good and vale-styles you can also consider the following projects:

proselint - A linter for prose.

vale - :pencil: A markup-aware linter for prose built with speed and extensibility in mind.

markdownlint - A Node.js style checker and lint tool for Markdown/CommonMark files.

ThiefMD - The markdown editor worth stealing. Inspired by Ulysses, based on code from Quilter

Openly - A Vale linter style that aims to replicate Grammarly in an open-source, privacy-friendly way

alex - Catch insensitive, inconsiderate writing

writeas-vala - Unofficial Vala API client for https://write.as

cal.com - Scheduling infrastructure for absolutely everyone.

calendso - Scheduling infrastructure for absolutely everyone. [Moved to: https://github.com/calcom/cal.com]

markdownlint - Markdown lint tool