Wren book 4 & ROI ad analysis – 2020 Writing Week 15

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Coronavirus lockdown drags on, and I don’t know about anyone else, but my stress levels directly related to the virus have dropped right off. It’s largely a known quantity now, it seems we’re doing the right things to manage it, and the daily death count horror has receded. No doubt it is horrific if you’re in thick of it. There are still terrible stories in the news, but then there are always are terrible stories in the news. So, my coronavirus reaction is more one of just being cooped up for a long time. It’s not even that bad, as …

Christopher Wren boxset books 1-3 – 2020 Writing Week 14

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I’ve had the first 3 books in the Chris Wren series out for about 9 months now, but I’ve been holding back on launching it as a boxset because I wanted book 4 to be available before I did that. But, um, why? It’s an odd one, to be so worried about losing the follow on sales that I don’t get potential sales right now. To cut this Gordian knot, I looked at what Mark Dawson does and found an answer I kind of already knew. Book 4 not written yet? Make it a pre-order. Not sure you can fit …

Major Christopher Wren overhaul – 2020 Writing Week 13

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I’ve been doing a lot of things this week that are not writing! It’s been hard to focus, maybe because of coronavirus, but also because my head’s ben heavily into marketing. The mystery of AMS and FB ads!! How hard it is to make them pay!! The primary experiment this week was to raise ALL my prices. Saint Justice is now $2.99. The zombie boxset is $9.99. The only book in my catalog that is 99c is The Last, zombie book 1. At first sales went well. It’s very exciting to see 10 copies of the boxset sell – that’s …