Category Archives: Kindle

eBooks are Marketing Powerhouses

Finding Opportunity is a matter of Believing It's There

Its been a while since I posted something.  Life sometimes gets in the way and that’s the way it is.  You’ve got to be willing to roll with the punches.

In today’s world many of us create, buy and sell digital products.  These range from software, games, audio, videos and eBooks.

The online world that many of us take for granted is relatively new in the scheme of things.

Today, I’m going to focus on eBooks.  I am first going to talk about why I think that eBooks are a marketing powerhouse and I’ll then talk about how to use eBooks for marketing and promotional purposes. Continue reading

Your Kindle eBook: Formatting And Cover Design

Formatting & Cover design – two very important components

Once you have your Amazon publisher account set up, you will be able to submit your first publication. Before you do that, let’s take a quick look at Formatting & Cover design – two very important components in successfully selling your books on the marketplace.

Formatting:

Different publishing agents, like Amazon or SmashWords, require different formatting for your books. The easiest way to get started is to create one formatting style for Amazon and then change the spacing and alignment for all other distributors, depending on their requirements.

Formatting is quite often one of the most challenging aspects of publishing, especially if you lack experience editing and formatting copy. Don’t stress! Just create your book in DOC format, and when submitting to Amazon, make sure that you save it out as HTML. You will then need to create a zip file in order to upload via your Amazon Kindle account.

For complete information on submitting your book for publication, check out: https://kdp.amazon.com/self-publishing/help

Cover Design

When designing covers for your books – keep it simple!

You really only need a flat image that represents your story and draws attention to your cover. Avoid white covers and instead, choose vibrant colors that will Continue reading

Kindle Publishing Cash Secrets

Kindle Money MasteryKindle Publishing – An Incredibly Profitable Income Funnel

Whether you enjoy writing, or you have existing content that you’d like to monetize, Kindle Publishing is one of the easiest and most profitable ways to get started.

I know you’ve probably been through your share of missed opportunities, where you’ve felt as though had you moved on something sooner, you’d have been successful at it. We’ve all been there. The greatest thing about Kindle publishing is that it was quite popular but since Amazon Kindle Fire it only got even more popular.

And here’s a bit of inspiration from fellow self published authors on Kindle:

  • Amanda Hocking sold over 100,000 copies of her kindle books
  • Nathan Lowell sold over 4,000 copies in a single month
  • Ellen Fisher sold over 5,000 copies of her kindle books
  • J.A Konrath sells over 10,000 copies every single month

These self-published authors have gone on to make thousands of dollars in royalty payments every month from Amazon. Even the complete beginner can start making money quickly, because the Amazon Kindle marketplace is wide open to everyone from all walks of life, all experiences, and all types.

If you have the ability to write short stories, tutorials, guides, or even a true story of your life and experiences, you can build an incredibly profitable income funnel from within the Kindle marketplace.

Plus, publish a book once and continue to generate passive income for years to come! That’s one of the most exciting aspects of becoming a Kindle author. You can continue to make Continue reading