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Dropbox Paper vs Google Docs: What are the differences?

Dropbox Paper: A collaborative document-editing service. It is more than a doc, it’s a workspace that brings creation and coordination together in one place. You can write together, share comments, embed images, and more. If you have a Dropbox account, you can use Paper for free; Google Docs: Real-time docs collaboration. It is a word processor included as part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google. It brings your documents to life with smart editing and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs.

Dropbox Paper belongs to "Task Management" category of the tech stack, while Google Docs can be primarily classified under "Document Collaboration".

Blue Toque Software, quantilope, and ARENA are some of the popular companies that use Google Docs, whereas Dropbox Paper is used by Dropbox, Close, and NoRedInk. Google Docs has a broader approval, being mentioned in 24 company stacks & 16 developers stacks; compared to Dropbox Paper, which is listed in 14 company stacks and 7 developer stacks.

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      What is Dropbox Paper?

      It is more than a doc, it’s a workspace that brings creation and coordination together in one place. You can write together, share comments, embed images, and more. If you have a Dropbox account, you can use Paper for free.

      What is Google Docs?

      It is a word processor included as part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google. It brings your documents to life with smart editing and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs.

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        What are some alternatives to Dropbox Paper and Google Docs?
        Evernote
        Take notes to a new level with Evernote, the productivity app that keeps your projects, ideas, and inspiration handy across all your digital devices. It helps you capture and prioritize ideas, projects, and to-do lists, so nothing falls through the cracks.
        OneNote
        Get organized in notebooks you can divide into sections and pages. With easy navigation and search, you’ll always find your notes right where you left them. It gathers users' notes, drawings, screen clippings and audio commentaries. Notes can be shared with other OneNote users over the Internet or a network.
        Slack
        Imagine all your team communication in one place, instantly searchable, available wherever you go. That’s Slack. All your messages. All your files. And everything from Twitter, Dropbox, Google Docs, Asana, Trello, GitHub and dozens of other services. All together.
        Confluence
        Capture the knowledge that's too often lost in email inboxes and shared network drives in Confluence instead – where it's easy to find, use, and update.
        Basecamp
        Basecamp is a project management and group collaboration tool. The tool includes features for schedules, tasks, files, and messages.
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