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Writer's Blocks
For organizing research logically in unlimited blocks of text, graphics, data, or other units of information

The price of Writer's Blocks Software is $119.

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We all know it is far more effective to organize a document's information before we actually begin to write. CLICK FOR FULL-SIZE SAMPLEBut programs that only display information in a linear fashion provide little support to the organization process.

Writer's Blocks' unique design - part word processor, part spreadsheet - solves this dilemma. The program manages information in a series of sizable blocks that can be arranged in columns representing separate topics. When compared to traditional word processors, Writer's Blocks allows you to more quickly capture, visually organize, and evaluate far more information, both under a given category (down), and in different categories (across). Whether you write complex documents or just work with large amounts of related text information, Writer's Blocks will revolutionize the way you work!

Enhance Your Productivity

Simply put, a Writer's Block is a container that holds text. Each block can be used to enter an idea, scene, point, etc. Like using electronic note cards, Writers Blocks allows you to easily and efficiently manipulate ideas. Unlike ordinary paper note cards, Writers Blocks lets you easily edit, arrange, re-number, and print your blocks.

Organization Made Easy

Writer's Blocks will help you develop and organize your ideas faster than ever before. With Writer's Blocks you enter each point or idea in a separate Writer's Block. Arranging your blocks with drag and drop ease, you can quickly and easily organize your ideas into a coherent outline.

Powerful Yet Simple

While Writer's Blocks is powerful, its also very easy to use. Its intuitive and consistent interface means you'll be productive from the start. Whether you're writing an article, speech, or research paper, or a novel, screenplay, or stage play, you'll be more productive with Writers Blocks!

Organize your Ideas with Ease

Brainstorm in a free-form style then organize your ideas. Develop your structure by arranging your blocks under user defined column headings. Set Block font and color attributes for each block. Set the column attributes too.

Features to Simplify your Life

Writer's Blocks powerful features such as Auto Arrange let you concentrate on getting your ideas out of your head and onto the page. Use the AutoCenter feature to pan the currently selected block to the center of the viewing area automatically. Use the Auto Number feature to renumber your outline every time you rearrange your blocks. (See a list of all the new features!)

The Power Panel

Edit the title and body for each block directly on the block or in the Power Editor. The Power Panel with its Power Editor and Power Tools allows a magnified view of the currently selected block for quick preview or editing, even if the block is not visible in the viewing area.

Flexibility to Fit your Style

View and edit your blocks in either the Block or Outline Modes. Print a "blue print" of your document. Export your outline to most popular word processors in standard ASCII format.

The Right Tool For the Job

Customize Writer's Blocks to fit your writing style. Set and save default title, font, and color preferences for blocks and columns. Whether you outline by the scene, page, or chapter Writer's Blocks can accommodate your personal style.

What WRITER'S BLOCKS Does

Writer's Blocks for Windows is a unique writing tool that will help you organize ideas and information faster than ever before.  Just enter each point or idea into our expandable, movable text blocks and off you go. You've put the awesome power of your computer behind the humble note card. Now you can quickly arrange and organize your blocks with drag and drop ease. Edit, link, sort, search, print and much more. These features will save you time and make you more productive. Click here for a full size sample screen shot (35KB)

Invest a few minutes once and save hours every time you write

If you are familiar with any popular word processing program, you'll be an expert Writer's Blocks user in no time. Most users spend less than 15 minutes learning the major differences between Writer's Blocks and standard word processing programs.

Organize, Organize!

In addition to blocks and columns, you have many other organizational tools at your disposal. Name/number each block. Name each column. Choose the number of blocks in each column. Move blocks by point & click. View your work in a block or an outline format. Use different colors for certain blocks. Connect separated but related blocks using links and arrows. These features and many more means your information will be organized in no time.

Capture Information with the Power Panel

Whether the information source is your brain or an outside source, the ingenious Power Panel makes collecting information quicker than ever before. The Power Panel "floats" on top of either your open Writer's Blocks file, other program's files, or on top of the internet. By displaying your current information across the length of your screen like a word processor, the Power Panel eliminates the "cramped" feeling associated with typing into a block. Or quickly cut-and-paste information directly into blocks with fewer clicks, since both your source document (regardless of the program) and the Power Panel share your computer screen simultaneously.

Accessing Your Information - You've got options.

Easily export to your favorite word processing program, and each block appears as a separate paragraph, ready to be fine tuned into a finished document. Or print directly from Writer's Blocks. Printing options include either block or outline setting on 8 1/2 X 11 paper, or 3X5 cards in block setting.

Helps organize even the most complex documents.

Many of our customers use the program to outline complete novels. While the program's total capacity is a function of both the number of blocks and the amount of text within each block, with Writer's Blocks you can create documents containing hundreds of blocks.

Flexibility to Fit your Style.

Our goal is not to change the way you write. Instead, Writer's Blocks is designed with flexibility so that it enhances your writing style. Writer's Blocks has hundreds of optional features that allow you to work and write your way.



    KEY BENEFITS

  • Increased Productivity - Writer's Blocks lets you capture and arrange your ideas easier and faster than ever before.
  • Better Organization - Writer's Blocks lets you store all of your document's information in one place, but each piece of information is maintained in its own block for easy manipulation. All of your blocks are displayed in the document workspace for easy reference.
  • Faster Outlining - Writer's Blocks lets you capture ideas at the speed of thought. And consolidating information from multiple sources is a snap with the Power Panel. Brainstorm to capture your ideas and information, then arrange them later. Because each block can hold several pages of text, the program will not limit you during any stage of developing your document.
  • Better Structure - Editing your blocks is a breeze. Each block is like a tiny word processor document. When you are ready to structure your document, just drag and drop your blocks under column heading that you define. Use the AutoArrange and AutoNumber features to keep your blocks in neat rows and columns as you flesh out your story.
  • Document Overview - Writer's Blocks gives you the big picture. The bird's eye view of your data that you enjoy with Writer's Blocks will give you a completely new perspective on your work. You'll generate your research reports better and faster than ever before!


SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Computer:
486 PC or higher (Pentium recommended)
Memory:
16 MB RAM
Disk Space:
17 MB
Operating System:
Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT(sp2), Windows 2000, Windows ME, and Windows XP


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