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Plottr Novel Plotting - Ep. 3.23

July 1, 2021

All stories begin with an idea. You take that idea and map out your story. But for many of us new authors, the question is, how? Sticky notes on a poster board, a detailed list in a notebook, or perhaps bullet notes in word?

Enter, Plottr--an author’s tool to not only plot your story, but keep track of story time lines and so much more, all in one easy-to-use application.

We've got Ryan and Cameron from Plottr here to dig into this author-friendly tool live on The Writer's Journey.

Hosts: Lauren Moore, Kalene Williams Special Guests: Cameron Sutter, Ryan Zee, Josh Hayes

00:00 Opening remarks and introductions

-Discord server is up!

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-Use Plottr!

02:02 Main Event – Plottr Novel Plotting

-The genesis of Plottr.

-Intuitive nature of Plottr.

-Josh’s workflow in Plottr. -The simplicity and speed of the templates to break through the initial ‘blank page’.

-The beat sheet method as an example.

-Plottr’s integration (Scrivener, Snowflake Pro, Word, Atticus).

-Backing up your work in Plottr.

-Yes, you can dictate into Plottr (using Dragon Dictate or built in dictation software).

-Chronological timelines.

29:21 Spotlight: Try Plotter today!

32:20 Main Event — Plottr Novel Plotting, Continued!

-How to get up to speed on Plottr. -The visual nature of plottr.

-Potential for developmental editing, and it IS being used this way!

-Sample timeline of Plottr. -Top three new features coming! -Plottrs still pants!

58:28 Closing remarks


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