Tinderbox Tutorial Series

Tinderbox helps you visualize, analyze, and share your ideas. Download and try it.

Tinderbox Tutorial Series

Volume I: Planning, Organizing, & Managing

Tinderbox is the perfect tool for managing your projects, from the planning stages to the post-production maintenance. The Tinderbox Tutorial Series teaches you to get the most out of Tinderbox, offering lots of examples drawn from many different fields.

New Screencasts

Our new tutorial screencasts cover all the essentials of using Tinderbox to capture and refine your ideas. We’ll walk you through the essentials of making notes, organizing them in maps and outlines, using prototypes to save time and discover structure, and adding your own attributes.

If you already understand the basics and are looking to take your work to the next level, many screencasts offer conceptual tips. Get ideas for the best way to structure your documents, get the most out of your maps, and learn new Tinderbox techniques.

Special Twig screencasts

  • Mapping
  • Using the Twig Noter
  • Making Attributes
  • Using Prototypes

New Demos

More than forty topical examples answer frequently-asked questions from Tinderbox Weekends and the Tinderbox Forum, for new and advanced users alike. Learn how to set up agents and actions, write export templates for special needs, and utilize them in your own work. From the elements of using agents to tricky export techniques, these demos have all been polished and brought up to date.

Targeted Examples

We’ve gone to great lengths to make sure our examples are exactly what you’re looking for.

Much more!

With Keynote presentations, export outputs, starter templates, and essays, you don’t want to miss the first volume of the Tinderbox Tutorial Series!


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