Writing for Online Engagement: Fiction in a Digital World

Rebecca Sky, Author

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11 Videos (1h 8m)
    • Introduction

    • Project

    • Online Writing Today

    • Writing and Plotting

    • Bringing the Craft Online

    • Audience

    • Merchandising: Personal

    • Merchandising: Covers & Blurbs

    • Marketing

    • Creative Strategies

    • Next Steps


About This Class

Join writer and Wattpad Star Rebecca Sky for a new Skillshare class on writing fiction today! You'll peel back the curtain on online writing and learn frameworks, techniques, and strategies for establishing, engaging, and growing a community around your work.

Key lessons cover today's writing landscape, tips for serialized fiction, merchandising individual stories, and marketing your work to build your personal brand — all to help you find success.

Perfect for creative writers, fanfic enthusiasts, bloggers, and beginners curious about self-publishing today, this welcoming class will empower writers of every level to confidently write fiction online.


This class is presented in collaboration with Wattpad, the world's largest community for readers and writers.

232 of 235 students recommendSee All

Really good advise and guidance for creating stories. it covers every single step. Thanks!
I have been using wattpad for a few months now, this class definitely has content to offer. This class is really going to be a large help for the story I'm writing, Thank you Rebeca. And anyone thinking of taking this class, don't think much and just join it. It'll be a lot of help trust me.
Rebecca shares some great tips that can be used in any type of online writing. She covers quite a few interesting topics, pointing you in the right direction. I'm a blogger and during the course, Rebecca inspired me to try different strategies.
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Rebecca Sky


Rebecca Sky is an author from the icy tundras of Canada. She dreams of living in New York with her rock star hubby and their two four-legged children.

When not writing, you can find her reading, traveling, shopping for books, going to shows, and shopping for books! At heart she's a lipstick bohemian, lover of exclamation, and proud supporter of the Oxford comma.

Rebecca was recently featured in The New York Times and The Boston Globe, (check out the articles here). She is represented by Mollie Glick of Foundry Literary and Media. She wrote her very first story on Wattpad, is part of the weekly Twitter chat #Wattpad4, and won a 2014 Watty award for The Cheaters Club.