Annotations, comments, and footnotes allow you to make notes in your project while writing.
Scrivener lets you save bookmarks to items in your project, as well as external files.
Brigitta Blair is an author/illustrator, and Camilla Zhang is a comics editor. Together they have created the Standard Comic Strip Template for Scrivener.
Get an extended trial version of Scrivener for NaNoWriMo, and use the new NaNoWriMo template to upload your word count.
Save Your Cat! is a 15-beat story structure that you can use to outline your novel, which works very well with Scrivener.
Grant Faulkner is executive director of National Novel Writing Month, where hundreds of thousands of people write novels during the month of November.