How to Write a Book for Amazon Kindle
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How to Write a Book for Amazon Kindle

The Ultimate Guide to Write Both an eBook and Paperback for Amazon, All From One Manuscript Inside LibreOffice.
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4.3 (17 ratings)
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10,744 students enrolled
Created by Riley Weller
Last updated 4/2020
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This course includes
  • 4.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to Write Both an eBook and Paperback for Amazon
  • How to Structure a Book Template to Speed Up Future Books You Write
  • Create Your Book's Artwork for BOTH eBook and Paperback Formats!
  • How to Write a Book With Free Tools and Achieve a Professional Result
  • How to Use Software like LibreOffice (free Microsoft Word alternative, with GREAT results!)
  • Selecting the Right Trim Size that Aligns with Amazon's Available Options
  • Creating a Useful and Professional Table of Contents
  • How to Create Page Numbers in the Footer of Your Book
  • How to Add Chapter Titles to the Header of Chapter Pages
  • How to Achieve High-Quality Images in Your Book
  • How to Take Screenshots of Your Computer Screen and Add them Into Your Book
  • Creating Powerful Front and Back Matter to Capture More Sales, and Fill Your Reader in On More Details
  • Learn Proper Amazon Guidelines and Formatting
  • How to Choose Fonts that are Properly Licensed
  • How to Find More Information on What Amazon Requires from Your eBook and Paperback Book!
  • Uploading and Creating Our Book on KDP (Kindle Direct Publishing)
  • Properly Formatting Our Book in Calibre (Free Program)
  • Setting Up Your Amazon Author Page to Professionally Represent Your Book on Amazon Product Pages
Requirements
  • All tools used are free and open source (except Photoshop, but you can use GIMP which is free and open source. I just found over the years that Photoshop is worth the money for the convenience.)
  • All knowledge is taught on how to use these free tools to write a professional book (ebook and paperback) for Amazon.
Description

Writing your first book is a huge step.  But.. one that may lead to that passive income success you're looking for.

Why select this course to learn how to write a book for Amazon?

This book teaches you how to write BOTH an eBook and Paperback.

One file can provide both your eBook and Paperback with my method.

My method will save you a tremendous amount of time.  You write the book once, format it once, and you have both your .pdf (Paperback) and .epub (eBook.)

Additionally, besides the cost of this course, I teach you how to write a book with no money.

Seriously!

Have you heard of open source before?  (Google open source right now.)

Open source is a movement within the software industry which empowers creativity without cost.

The tools I share with you will not cost you a dime.

Tools from the actual software to write your book, to taking screenshots of your computer screen, to actually formatting our eBook to make it look professional on an Amazon Kindle (or phone/tablet!)

So who am I, and what authority do I have to teach on such a subject as writing a book for Amazon?

I'm Riley Weller!  I'm actually a music producer who was worked with a GRAMMY-Nominated recording artist!

I've created over 23 music production courses, written 5 books on Amazon (which you get to see throughout the course, as I reference them for our actual examples), and run a podcast called "Music Production Made Simple".

With writing 5 books for Amazon, I have learned A LOT!

This is truly a course I wish I had when I first started writing my books!

Over my years of working online, I've realized how big a template is.

A template, no matter what program you work in, evolves with you.  It saves you the tedious tasks, allows your formatting to stay consistent from one book to the next, and saves you SO MUCH TIME because everything is already set up!

I promise you.

You will learn to write an eBook (as well as a Paperback book) which looks professional, and you can confidently take pride in the work that you're selling.

You will NOT have to hire out anyone during your book creation process.

I teach you EVERYTHING you need to know from book structure, to choosing the right font, to styling your book to make formatting EXTREMELY easy, to the front cover creation (and Amazon's guidelines for your eBook and Paperback)!

I am a trusted, reliable source.

My courses have become very high quality with the video and audio gear I've acquired over the years.

I hope I can be your trusted instructor in your Amazon Book Creation.

If you're ready...

Enroll into the course, and let's get started!

Riley !

Who this course is for:
  • Brand-new writers wanting to learn how to structure a book that follows Amazon's guidelines for both eBook and Paperback books
  • Authors wanting to convert their paperback book to eBook
Course content
Expand all 29 lectures 04:41:14
+ Tools Needed to Write a Book
2 lectures 08:07
Download My Book Template, How to Use It, and Install Fonts [Royalty Free]
04:36
+ How LibreOffice Works
2 lectures 38:30
Walk through of My Book (See a Professional Released Amazon Book!)
17:06
How LibreOffice Works (Walk through of the software, and my favorite settings.)
21:24
+ Structuring Our Book
10 lectures 02:01:08
How I Structure a Book
05:36
Amazon Guidance to Paperback Trim Size
06:25
Setting Up Paperback Size
07:27
Structuring Our Book Pages
17:03
Book Layout and Page Numbering
11:43
Styling Our Book Content
22:42
Taking Screenshots for Your Book
07:15
Adding Images into Your Book
10:32
About the Author Completeness
15:00
+ Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing Guidelines and Protection
3 lectures 11:32
Selecting a Font Royalty Free
04:11
Kindle Direct Publishing - Manual Overview
02:55
Kindle Direct Publishing - Submission Guidelines
04:26
+ Designing Our Book Artwork
5 lectures 51:44
Book Cover Walk Through
06:20
Selecting the KDP Paperback Template
03:22
Designing Our eBook Cover
18:32
Amazon Kindle Paperback Cover Image
16:39
Exporting Our Amazon eBook and Paperback Cover Images in Photoshop
06:51
+ Uploading Our Manuscript to Amazon
5 lectures 47:03
Exporting Our eBook and Paperback Manuscripts from LibreOffice
07:39
Preparing Our eBook in Calibre [Table of Contents]
20:14
Uploading Our Paperback to Amazon
12:14
Uploading Our eBook to Amazon
05:40
Amazon Author Central Page
01:16