I use one of your apps, can I write a story on it?
If you are using the main Movellas iOS app, you can write a new story by going to the sidebar and clicking 'write'. Our other iOS and Android apps do not currently support this and to write a story, you have to use the main website and log in with your details there. We are hoping to make this possible very soon!
What is the Movellas Forum?
- Fan Fiction
- Mystery & Suspense
- Non Fiction
- Paranormal & Supernatural
- Pets & Animals
- Science Fiction
- Thriller & Horror
This way it’s easier for you to find exactly the kind of stories you want to read!
What are Featured Stories and Hidden Gems?
These are stories chosen by our ambassadors and editors. The stories are displayed on the frontpage so that they’re easy to find even though you’re new on the site.
How do I read a story on Movellas?
When you want to read a new story you can either browse through our categories or search through popular, updated and latest stories.
Click on the story you want to read. Now you can
- Open in reader
- Get the e-book
What does the “like” button mean?
Add a star to the story by clicking the like-button. The stories with the most stars month will show up in “Popular this month” on the frontpage.
What is “Add to favourites”?
When you add a story to your favourites it will show up under the list “My Favourite” on your profile. You can use this like a bookshelf.
What does it mean to “become fan of author”?
When you’re fan of an author you’ll receive an e-mail, when the author publishes new stories or add chapters to existing stories. You can see all the authors you’re fan of on your profile.
What does it mean to “tweet” a story?
When you tweet a story you share the story with your friends on Twitter.
What does it mean to “like” a story on Facebook?
When you like a story on Facebook a link to the story will show on your facebook-wall.
How do I create a new movella?
Go to “Me” and click “New Movella” and be sure to complete all the tabs.
After you’ve written a chapter you can either choose to “Save as draft” or “Save and publish”. If you publish your story it will be visible to all users on Movellas.
How do I edit a movella that I’ve started?
Go to “My Movellas” and click “Edit”. You can choose to edit the 1) Story Info 2) Covers 3) Chapters
How do I invite co-authors?
Go to co-authors, click “invite co-authors”. You can invite co-authors form your fanlist and have private discussions with them.
Is there a minimum or maximum word count for stories?
How do I delete a story?
Go to “Story info” and click the orange button “Delete”.
Do you accept content in languages other than English?
Yes – we accept all languages!
How can I get more people to read and comment on my movellas?
The best way to do this is be active on the site. Give other authors good feedback, join a competition, connect with people in the forums or create interesting mumbles.
How do I enter writing competitions?
Choose the competition you want to enter and click the “Join this competition“ button. Now start writing your movella!