The queue will be closed to all non-Trusted Authors from July 1st through July 7th for the staff's summer break. It will re-open on July 8th. Please visit the forums if you have questions or would like to spend the week participating in the annual House Cup.
WeasleyTwinMom on 2013.06.26 - 06:36PM
If you've yet to hear about this, get ready to go wtf!
'Kindle worlds' is a new publishing venture from Amazon that paves the way for fanfiction writers to get royalties from their stories.
Remember all those people that said fanfiction was a waste of time, the ones that said "why bother", well now you know why you bothered!!
Visit our forums for the full story.
Unveiled Wednesday, Kindle Worlds is a new publishing venture from Amazon that promises to reward both writers and the original rights holders for new fiction based on existing stories and characters. Authors who create works of at least 10,000 words in length will receive 35 percent of the net revenue based on the actual sales price, with royalties paid each month. Those who write shorter pieces between 5,000 and 10,000 words will receive a digital royalty of 20 percent of the sales price.
HPFF Staff on 2013.05.22 - 01:00PM
Dear HPFF community,
Due to all the arguing around the site, in addition to the massive amounts of inappropriate content posted in the queue lately, we have decided to eliminate ships completely from the archive and forums.
That means NO MORE discussion about ships, pairings, romance, sexual activities, or any other type of romantic interaction. No more blogs, no more status updates. Doing so will result in disciplinary action.
We at Harry Potter Fan Fiction try to create an environment that is accommodating to everyone.
The site rules have been updated to reflect the new changes. The archive rules will be updated in the next few days.
Please continue to enjoy this site free from any romantic drama or debate.
Edit: Happy Birthday, Fred and George. See you all again next April 1st!
HPFF Staff on 2013.03.31 - 08:15PM
The trouble ticket system is temporarily not functioning. Until further notice, if you need to contact a member of staff, please visit the forums.
Edit: The system is up and running again. Please report any further problems at the forums or send an email to staff[at]harrypotterfanfiction[dot]com
HPFF Staff on 2013.03.21 - 05:37PM
Having access to the best resources can make a huge difference in an author’s success and we recognize that HarryPotterFanFiction.com provides a place for writers to share tips and gain inspiration. Similarly, in our hope to help authors create their best possible works, Archway Publishing and Simon & Schuster are sponsoring a free webinar entitled, “The Top Ten Mistakes Every Writer Should Avoid.”
The live, interactive event is being held on Thursday, February 28th at 12:00 PM EST. Experienced book professionals from both S&S and Archway will share their knowledge and insights on how to avoid common writing mistakes and become a better writer. Whether an author is looking to self-publish or hoping follow a traditional path, our webinar will highlight some of the key elements to a successfully written book.
The link to the event is as follows: https://simonandschuster.webex.com/simonandschuster/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=689968610
You can also learn more about Archway Publishing on our website.
HPFF Staff on 2013.02.25 - 11:53AM
The queue is now open to submissions for all authors. Happy New Year!
HPFF Staff on 2012.12.29 - 07:06PM
The queue will be closed from 15 December to the 29 December 2012 for the annual staff vacation.
During this period, HPFF will also be migrating to a new server. We don't anticipate any problems during the transition, but just to be safe, we are recommending that ALL members take time over the next few days to back up their stories and reviews. For more information on the queue closure, the server change, or how to backup your stories, please visit the forums and make sure to follow the site on twitter.
All the staff at HPFF wish you a safe and happy holiday season and look forward to seeing you in 2013.
HPFF Staff on 2012.12.09 - 01:36PM
The Dobbys - our annual story awards - have returned! Nominations are now open. Please visit the forums for details. Don't miss this chance to help us recognize some of YOUR favorite stories!
EDIT: The Dobbys are now over. Click here to see a complete list of this year's winners.
arithmancy_wiz on 2012.09.01 - 12:44PM
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