The #1 Visual Outlining & Book Planning Software for Writers.

Visual timelines. Automated outlines. Series bibles. Templates galore. With Plottr at your side, your book might just start writing itself.
"A perfect way to organize a million swirling thoughts about a story."
"A perfect way to organize a million swirling thoughts about a story."
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  • Plottr is an amazing program that has become an integral part of my planning and record keeping process. 

    Celia Kyle

    NY Times & USAT Bestselling Romance Author
  • Plottr is my go-to software when I’m writing a new series. The ease of use is a major selling point for me.

    Michael Anderle

    Amazon Bestselling UF & Sci-Fi Author | Founder, 20Booksto50k®

How Plottr will help you Finish your book.

Visualize Your Plot Points

Plottr lets you easily arrange (and rearrange) your scenes, plots, and character arcs so you can quickly find your way to the end of your tale — no corkboard required.
  • Quickly outline your book with visual story cards
  • Filter your timeline by characters, places, and tags
  • Color-coordinate your storylines to keep them organized
  • Flip the timeline to view it vertically or horizontally

Create Your Story Bible

Can’t remember the name of the diner in Chapter 3 — or where the diner is? Don’t waste time combing through old notes and index cards. Track your characters and places with Plottr.
  • Visually organize your characters and places
  • Link your characters and places to your scenes
  • Create custom attributes to track specific details, like special powers or geographical trivia.

Automate Your Outlines

Want to see your entire story at a glance? Plottr automatically generates a clean outline of your story for you to review, edit, and export as the basis of your manuscript.
  • Generate an outline automatically based on what you've created
  • Autosave ensures your work is always safe
  • Edit your scenes in outline view and filter them by storylines
  • Easily export your outline to Microsoft Word

Start with Proven Templates

You don’t have to start from scratch. Plottr comes with over a dozen templates (and counting) based on proven storytelling structures to help move your story from idea to execution.
  • Starter templates from Hero's Journey to Romancing the Beat
  • Writing to market? Use a genre-specific template
  • Create your own plotline and character sheet templates

Export and Get Writing

The fun is just beginning. Once you've finished outlining your story, Plottr makes it easy to start writing — just export your files and let your creative muscles get to work!
  • Export your outline to Microsoft Word in seconds
  • Use your outline as the basis of your manuscript
  • Import your file to Scrivener

Available on Mac & PC





The Tools You Need to Outline your book. Fast.

Just Some of the Features You'll Love About Plottr.

2,500+ Savvy Authors & Publishers Plan for Success with Plottr.

"Plan Your Work and Work Your Plan." – Napoleon Hill
  • Plottr organizes and speeds up my plotting and outlining process… You’ll get a return on your investment from day one.

    Troy Lambert

    Mystery & Thriller Author
  • Plottr makes my outlining so much easier… and has a ton of great features that just make the whole process more enjoyable.

    S.M. Boyce

    Epic Fantasy Author

Ready to start writing Your Books with Ease & Organization?

Join 2,500+ Authors and Publishers who Plottr Their Way to Success.