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August 2020 Update: Scrivener Export, Plottr Demos, And More!

After a busy month of July, we’ve continued mowing down our feature list — with a couple notable updates this August, along with some smaller tweaks and improvements. Let’s take a look! Introducing Scrivener Export We’re excited to share the long-awaited ability to export your Plottr file directly as a Scrivener file! The exported Scrivener file currently contains the following data: Chapters and Scenes in order Scene Card Details Plotline Details This is the first

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July 2020 Update: Scene Stacks, Custom Outlines, Prologues, and More!

The dog days of summer are upon us, but the heat won’t slow us down. Indeed, July has been quite the busy month for Plottr’s development. We’ve introduced a number of significant updates (many based on suggestions from our FB Group) aimed to help you visually outline your books faster, smarter, and with greater confidence than ever before. Let’s explore! Introducing Scene Stacks We are very excited to introduce the ability to create Scene Stacks

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Demo: The Three Little Pigs (Free Download)

There’s an important lesson in the story of The Three Little Pigs: whether you’re planning your first book… or defending yourself from a wolf, it helps to start from a solid foundation. That’s why we’ve prepared the famous fairy tale for you as our first free downloadable Plottr demo, which you can use as a tool for learning how to use our book outlining app — or even just to better understand the elements of

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Case Study: Why Michael Anderle Uses Plottr to Outline His Amazon Bestselling Books

A few months ago, we came across some pretty exciting news: Michael Anderle is a big fan (and user) of Plottr! In case you’re not familiar, Michael has been pretty successful (read: understatement) in the world of indie publishing over the last several years. Some career highlights: He’s sold over 3 million books as an author and co-author via his publishing company, LMBPN. He’s the Amazon bestselling urban fantasy and science fiction author of The

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Introducing Plottr 2.0

When I first released Plottr to the public in 2017, I didn’t quite know what would happen… or what to expect. After all, as I’ve shared, I initially just built it as a tool to help me visually plan and write my own stories! But while it helped me finish (and publish) my young adult novels, it’s arguably been more gratifying to see the impact Plottr has had on 1,000+ authors over the last few

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Drag & Drop Editor
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