Hi there, my name is Frank Grossklaus. I am an author of IT tutorials (over 30.000 sold), a digital marketing consultant and... an absolute e-book enthusiast.
The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite has more than 150 different functions & settings. Not all them are important. But if you want get the most out of using your Amazon Kindle, I will show you the ones you definitely need to know plus many additional tips & tricks.
In 7 sections you will learn to
Master your Device - Be in control of important & hidden functions, so you are in charge of your device, not the other way around.
Increase your Productivity - The Kindle can be an excellent tool for private and professional study - you will learn how to use it for that purpose.
Get even smarter ;) - Reading in itself already makes us smarter - the Kindle has several functions that even enhance that experience.
Have more Fun - There are ways to even increase the fun you already have - I'll show you how.
Socialize using your Kindle - Sounds like a contradiction? No! Use the Paperwhite to reach out to family & friends or to even make new friends around the globe!
Protect your Privacy - Everyone is concerned about data protection on their smartphones & computers - I wonder why nobody seems to care about everything the Kindle/ Amazon knows about us!? Learn to choose the right settings.
Save lots of Money - Last but not least - I will introduce you to different ways to saving on digital content over time - especially when you read a lot.
I've used digital devices for reading for about 20 years now & my e-book tutorials were among the Amazon Top 100 for self-published titles in Germany for a long time. Although I also love paper books e-book readers (esp. the Kindle) have some clear advantages - these are all part of this course.
You would like to learn about the content in detail? Here are the lessons of the 7 sections
Master your Device
Increase Battery Time
Set up the Kindle in the optimal way for longest possible battery time
Finger tricks on the Touchscreen
Learn the moves on the touchscreen that open hidden menus
There are situations when a screenshot can be very helpful - learn how take screenshots and transfer the images to your computer
Learn to handle the Kindle when it freezes or reacts very slowly
Deal with content that is broken & doesn't open or can't be deleted
Change the Default Dictionary
Learn to install new dictionaries
Change/ set the default dictionary
Increase your Productivity
Highlights, Notes & personalized Summaries
Use highlights & notes in the optimal way
Create personalized book summaries for work or study - improve your study skills
Send E-Mails to your Kindle
Find out your Kindle's e-mail address
Allow friends & colleagues to send documents to your device
The Kindle "Send-to" Extension
Use all available ways to send content to your Kindle
Send content directly from your browser, office software or desktop
Send content from your Android or iOS devices
Manage your Library Online
Control your services & apps settings
Register/ deregister devices
Edit your Kindle e-mail address
Edit your content sharing preferences
Get even smarter ;)
Learn a Language
Use the Kindle to learn a language & improve your reading skills
Find the appropriate content in the language
Improve your understanding & translation skills
Memorize new words with the vocabulary builder
Get the most out of the X-Ray feature
Activate Word Wise
Use & set up the Word Wise function in the best possible way
Screen book content
Edit the Word Wise view
Have even more Fun
Read free News with the Browser
Use the browser & read your favorite free news & other content online
Convert your favorite websites & blogs into a hassle-free Kindle reading format
All of this without extra software on your computer
Enjoy Kindle Comics
Find cheap of free comics in the Kindle Store
Use the Comic Panel View
Use Reading Helpers
Find & use the right reading helpers that make your reading experience more relaxed for your hands, neck & shoulders
Socialize using your Kindle
Lend or borrow E-Books
Use the Kindle lending feature
Exchange books on online communities like Booklending or Lendle
Join lending groups on Facebook
Use Social Sharing Functions
Share your notes, highlights with your friends
The social reading advantages of Goodreads (share books, recommendations, book clubs, readings lists)
Connect Goodreads with your Kindle
Optimize your privacy settings on the platform
Protect your Privacy
Set a Passcode
Set the right passcode to protect the content on your device
Delete Content from the Cloud
Organize your content in the cloud
Delete critical content for good
Optimize the Privacy Settings
Adjust your privacy settings in case other people have access to your device
Delete Wi-Fi Passwords
The Kindle stores all Wi-Fi networks & passwords you logged in to
Delete these e.g. for your network at the workplace
Save lots of Money
Subscribe to Kindle Daily Deals
Subscribe to the Amazon Kindle Daily Deals Newsletter & save up to 80% on special offers
The available genres are romance, science fiction, non-fiction & books for young readers
Get Alerts on Price Drops
There are tools that monitor the development of e-book prices
Learn how to activate alerts on your favorite titles and authors
Get free E-Books
Get to know sources for free e-books around the Web and in the Amazon store
Get Bestsellers from your Local Library
Learn how to lend e-books from your local library (mainly US - requires Overdrive membership)
These lessons will help you become a pro in the use of your Kindle and make the use of the e-reader much more fun & effective!
Still not convinced? Consider this: Only one new bestseller will cost you between 10-20 dollars. This course will help you save money on content and multiply the effectiveness of your Kindle usage for a lifetime!
Looking forward to seeing you in the course!
Frank is a book enthusiast and has been an entrepreneur and consultant in the digital industry for over 20 years.
His comprehensive Kindle tutorial has been among Amazon's Top 100 self-published titles in Germany. His IT tutorial e-books have been sold over 30.000 times in Europe & the US.
He has co-founded readfy, the world's first reading app with ad-sponsored content & has many years of experience in public speaking & teaching.