Amazon Kindle Publishing Guidelines

Amazon Kindle Publishing GuidelinesI often see people complaining on writers’ forums that they encounter problems formatting and putting together their ebooks for publication on Kindle. Amazon provides authors with good, solid guidelines in a PDF book. available for download completely free of charge.

You can read or download a copy directly from this site, either click on the cover image to the left, or click Here

To download to your computer, once the PDF is open, look to the top right of the document and click on the page with a downward pointing arrow icon.

Amazon also publishes a free guide as a Kindle book titled, Building Your Book For Kindle.

It’s important to remember that these guidelines are for Kindle ebooks ONLY. Formatting for print books is an entirely different ballgame.

Also, if after reading Amazon’s Guidelines you’re still encountering difficulties, in addition to proofreading and editing, I also offer a formatting service—although this is sometimes subject to editing commitments. Just click on the ‘Formatting’ link in the top menu bar.

Get Early Reviews For Your New Kindle Book

get honest book reviewsRecently, I’ve received a lot of emails asking me how to get fast, genuine reviews for a new release on Amazon Kindle. Consequently, I thought it was about time I put together a detailed post I could point people to. It will save time and will contain an all-inclusive assembly of every method I’ve discovered and used myself.

In the long term, the very best method involves building a mailing list of fans to whom you can offer Advance Readers Copies (ARCs), but that’s a completely different, long-term project and I’ll cover it in a future post.
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Self Publishing—Create and Sell Your Own Product Online

Many entrepreneurs who embark upon an online career, usually begin by promoting other people’s products. The most popular sources for affiliates are ClickBank, followed by EBay, Amazon, Commission Junction, LinkShare, ShareASale, etc.

But, as time passes, many affiliates dream about creating their own digital products to sell online. These products can take many forms: it could be a simple ebook detailing a particular process, downloadable software, website memberships, or video tutorials. The alternatives are endless.

The enticing advantage to selling your own digital products, is the immediate potential to substantially increase your earnings. To achieve this, you need to attract a group of affiliates to do exactly what you used to do, promote your products for YOU! Provide them with 50% or even better, 75% of each sale and that group could develop into an army. Digital products cost so little to produce, which means there is a huge potential to attain massive profits.
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