Anne Hey Anne, thanks a lot! This is free and it will allow authors to reach more readers, promote their books, link blog posts and Twitter feeds, and crucially include a proper and detailed author biography. All the good stuff you did with categories and keywords means your book will get to be visible right where it needs to be: in the exact places that your potential readers are browsing. Amazon has reported the Kindle version of sold more than double that of Amazon's print sales of the book, and, in June 2012, the Kindle edition became the first ebook to sell more than one million copies on Amazon. The 10 x 10 matrix is a brilliant idea, and has given me a good foundation. Amazon charges authors fifteen cents per megabyte download costs, forcing any real books or beautiful books to have to choose between looking terrible on Kindle or simply boycotting Kindle, since on all other platforms they can keep their original size and not have to pay any download bandwidth charges. Amazon offers customers a Pre-order Price Guarantee for pre-orders on certain Amazon websites that guarantees that a customer is charged the lowest price offered by Amazon between the time the customer places the order and the end of the day of the release date.
Whose publishing experience is two years or less. If you want a good book you need to pay properly. The material at the back of the e-book needs to clinch the deal. What this means Amazon will pay any taxes due on the sale of ebooks, but you are responsible for any income tax. If you discover that any metadata you have provided to us for a Digital Book is inaccurate or incomplete, you must promptly submit corrected metadata to us through the Program procedures for metadata submission. Then price a little higher.
I used to go into the form where Amazon reported sales, but found it difficult to figure out — maybe just because there was nothing there. Thank you so much Kay Franklin for producing this report and you are great! So how to achieve those happy results? Bookbub is another crucial resource for authors. And even in school, the formatting, teasing out, and creation of a 400 page thesis got me going. However, for Digital Books that are in the 35% Royalty Option as described in the Pricing Page , you may choose to opt out of the Kindle Book Lending program. Are your readers generally younger, or poorer? The front of your e-book probably only needs: The cover — because you need it, and readers expect and want it. Royalties are shown in the sales reports on the Amazon Kindle website.
Hence the whole concept of surveying your customers, readers, etc. The whole exercise might take an hour or two, but can generate steady sales for years to come. There is no fluff or flash when Kay teaches how to do something. ~ Thanks for triggering what I've know it is ready to come out. There are real people who answer support requests within twenty-four hours. Then I ask: does my image look competitive on that page? On my last launch, 30% of my mailing list bought my book within eight hours of me sending the email. Because all the lovely stuff you did with the end material of your book means that your new one-time readers will soon turn into your committed fans.
Make some sales, acquire some readers, and learn on the job. Payments are made by Amazon for sales in any given month approximately 60 days later. That story you offer does not need to be a full-length novel. Where can the girl post sites and they become popular? Yours faithfully Rahul Saxena email. And if you like what you see? One of the greatest things about this is that publishing takes less than five minutes and your book appears on for sale within 24 hours. Kindle cannot handle ePub standard 3 and can barely handle 2.
If you have any comment to post or you want to register a complaint against Kindle Direct Publishing, you are advised to go to the below box and post your view there. You want to know how much money I made? As such, Apple is literally the most valuable brand at the time of writing in the world. This article is an opinion piece, not intended to offer stock market or legal advice. I followed the course through from beginning to end and was surprised at the uncannily accurate description of myself that was produced in the personality test results. Seems like this historical romance is pretty catchy and is growing like 300 to 500 reads a day.
All the good stuff you did with covers and your Look Inside section means those browsers will convert into readers. Expanded Distribution: Expanded distribution is distribution beyond Amazon to other online and brick-and-mortar retailers. Thanks for lots of great info, Noam. However, borrowing e-books is only available on Kindle devices, not Kindle reading apps. Looks less authentic to Amazon as a real buyer.
This number is issued by your local tax authority or government for income tax purposes. Those scores are placed in order. Yes, you will probably want a page for each one of your books. After that, I will create a new Password. Note that this applies to all royalties, regardless of the country in which the sale occurred.
Delete the second or third of my Accounts. Do I need a literary agent? Readers like perusing those lists, and Amazon likes to direct them there. If you discover that content you have submitted does not comply, you must immediately withdraw the content by un-publishing it or by re-publishing content that complies through the Program procedures for Digital Book withdrawal or re-publishing. Since is visual, we should pay close attention to the cover of our book. You've considered the reasons , and have decided to give self-publishing a try.