Start Your Palmer Method Journey

If you want to learn more about the Palmer Method and learn to write the Palmer Method script, you’ve come to the right place. This page is your roadmap for navigating your Palmer Method journey.

About was started in 2011 and it was basically a reproduction of Austin Palmer’s classic book, The Palmer Method of Business Writing. Recently, the website was acquired by a new owner and has undergone a number of improvements, but the core content of the site largely remains the same.

If you want to learn more about who acquired the site, what has been done to it, and why – click here to visit the About page.

Palmer Method FAQs

If you are new to the Palmer Method and traditional American penmanship, I highly suggest you read through the Palmer Method FAQs. The FAQs will answer questions like:

  • What is the Palmer Method?
  • How long does it take to learn the Palmer Method?
  • What is the best way to learn the Palmer Method?
  • Who was Austin Norman Palmer?

Click here to read the FAQs.

The Palmer Method Intro Series

After you’ve read the FAQs, the best place to start learning about the Palmer Method is the Palmer Method Intro Series, which is published on our sister site –

The Palmer Method Intro series is a 6-part video series that covers the basics of the Palmer Method. It was created because reading the Palmer Method book can be incredibly confusing. Without videos showing how things work and explaining concepts in simple terms, it is easy to become lost and frustrated.

The Palmer Method Intro Series is the best place to begin learning the Palmer Method. Click here to watch the first video at

Continuing Your Palmer Method Studies

After you’ve watched the Intro Series, you have a few options for continuing your studies.

Option #1 –

This website, for the most part, is a reproduction of The Palmer Method of Business Writing, the Palmer Method book that was used to educate countless Americans during the 20th century. You can start learning from the Palmer Method book on this website, but note that it only contains the first 13 lessons from Palmer’s book, a page on business figures (numbers), and a page of Palmer Method drills.

If you want to start learning the Palmer Method at, visit the homepage. Read the text on the page and then look for the “NEXT” link to continue onto the next page or lesson of the book.

Option #2 – Download the Palmer Method Book

The Palmer Method of Business Writing is available to download for free. Just head over to our sister site, The to download the PDF.

Click here to download the Palmer Method Book.

Option #3 – The Palmer Method Study Plan Video Course

The Palmer Method Study Plan is a comprehensive video course covering 80+ lessons and 100+ drills from The Palmer Method of Business writing. If you are serious about learning the Palmer Method, you can learn more about the Study Plan at

Click here to learn more about the Palmer Method Study Plan.

Any questions?

Feel free to reach out at any time with questions or feedback using the contact form. All submissions go to the owner of, an experienced Palmer Method instructor.

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