Scrivener-like features found in other software
Competitors to Scrivener
Alternatives are typically aimed at fiction or screenwriting, but like Scrivener, they can be adapted for academic writing.
List of alternatives to Scrivener:
Selected free/pay what you want software:
Free/pay what you want is great, of course, but sometimes the trade-off is bare-bones interface and lack of technical support and help.
Selected subscription, cloud-based software:
Recently developed subscription software often claims to be easier to use and learn than Scrivener with a more updated, intuitive interface. It also provides technical support and help.