RealRPG Ancients Online – Book 1 Complete

RealRPG Ancients Online – Book 1 Complete

I finished up the first draft of the RealRPG Ancients Online, Book 1. It’s not as long as any of the Veil Online books, but I think it’s an enjoyable read and I’ll probably add some additional details during the re-write. This is a GameLit/LitRPG/RealRPG 

Ancients Online – New LitRPG/RealRPG

Ancients Online – New LitRPG/RealRPG

Last night I finished up Chapter 36 of my new LitRPG/RealRPG series. Imagine sitting on the floor in your house at night, playing videos games when suddenly you lose power! You scramble to find your cell phone and use to dimly illuminate the room. You 

Paperback approved

Paperback approved

It looks like my artist’s corrections met with Amazon’s approval and the paperback is now approved. It doesn’t appear to be linked to the Kindle book yet or even show up on Amazon yet but the wheels of Amazon sometimes turn slowly. Except for Prime 

Amazon Rejection

Amazon Rejection

So, Amazon rejected my paperback again. They don’t like the fact that the complete title is not on the cover. Which is odd, because I see plenty of books that do the same. The artist had a stylized version of the cover with fancy lettering 

Cover for Book 2 is Complete

Cover for Book 2 is Complete

The new book cover for Veil Online – Book 2 is complete. After working with Karen for several days, we ironed out the details and it looks great! It features Jace, Diana and Hiromi fighting a huge orc. And, of course, Luna is on the 

Veil Online – Book 1 – PreOrder

Veil Online – Book 1 – PreOrder

Good news everyone! Veil Online – Book 1 is now available for Pre-Order on Amazon for the Kindle. Unfortunately, the paperback through Kindle is taking longer than expected. There was some confusion over me using an ISBN that I bought through Bowker. Hopefully, it will 

Amazon Ads for Books: How You’re Wasting Money Right Now

Amazon Ads for Books: How You’re Wasting Money Right Now

Watched this video about Amazon ads from Self-Publishing with Dale over on YouTube. He brings up 5 reasons why you might be losing money on Amazon ads. Going all in – Spending too much Start low, grow slow Low 10 cents per click, $1.00 day 

5 Book Marketing Strategies that S**k

5 Book Marketing Strategies that S**k

Watched this video on YouTube on book marketing strategies that don’t work well by Dale Podcast. Facebook groups – Pump and Dump groups. Author launch groups – muddies up results Friends and Family – also muddies up results Some Promo Sites – Some are viable, 

Self-Published Book Marketing – Marketing 101 for Self-Published Authors

Self-Published Book Marketing – Marketing 101 for Self-Published Authors

On my walk today, I listened to the YouTube video Self-Published Book Marketing – Marketing 101 for Self-Published Authors by Fantasy Storytelling – The Reclamation Society It gives some interesting insights on the process of marketing, which is more than just promo. He mentions: Product 

The Blurb Doctor is In

The Blurb Doctor is In

Writing a blurb is tougher than I thought. A blurb is that brief description of your book that ends up on the back of a paperback to entice readers to buy the book. It’s also what generally appears on the Amazon page for those who