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eBook Product Launch: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners

Learn how to build, edit, and market your own short eBook.
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Created by John Shea
Last updated 10/2016
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What Will I Learn?
Come up with a niche idea for your eBook
Understand how to edit your eBook with ease
Launch your eBook through niche based forums
Understand how to recruit affiliates to help sell your eBook
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  • You will need a simple idea that someone is willing to spend money on
  • We will be using the Papyrus Editor to create your eBook

*Updated October 2016*

In this course I walk you through how I took a simple idea, turned it into a short eBook and then promoted the eBook to make over $1000.

It all starts with finding one simple niche idea that you can discuss that will help other people.

Most people have knowledge of a specific topic or skill that they could teach to someone else. Most people are willing to pay for this type of knowledge.

So why not create your own short eBook and sell that knowledge to others?

I'm going to walk you through everything I did to create my simple eBook, get it launched and then show you how I continued to make sales from it over a long period of time.

I even share with you the exact eBook I used, that only took me just a few days to write based off of a very simple idea.

Here is what I cover in this course:

  • Coming up with a niche idea for your eBook
  • Creating your eBook - Using a simple tool to build a professional looking eBook
  • Building a sales page for your eBook
  • Creating a sales funnel to collect leads and upsell other products
  • I explain the various payment processors you can use for selling your eBook
  • How to Promote your eBook through forums, affiliate marketing and more
Who is the target audience?
  • Those who believe they have a skill or idea others would pay for using the eBook format will enjoy this course
  • If you are not willing to market your eBook, this course won't be for you
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 15 Lectures Collapse All 15 Lectures 01:00:43
Introduction To The Course
1 Lecture 01:22

In this video I explain what you can expect from this course.

Preview 01:22
Creating Your eBook
5 Lectures 10:52

In this video I discuss picking your niche for your eBook.

Preview 03:02

This is a copy of my first info product eBook - Fiverr Untapped.

A copy of my Info Product eBook
23 pages

In this video I walk you through how I structured my eBook.

Preview 03:15

Using the Papyrus Editor will allow you to make your eBook with ease. You can even publish it using the Kindle format if you choose to do so.

Preview 03:02

Getting eBook covers designed on Fiverr is very inexpensive and generally you can find some high quality designers over there.

Outsourcing Graphics For the eBook on Fiverr
Launching Your eBook
7 Lectures 20:22

I initially used the Warrior Forum to launch my book through the Warrior Special Offer Section. In this video I walk you through my sales page.

WarriorForum - Warrior Special Offer Case Study

In this video I discuss how I outsourced my sales page graphics and landing page copy. I used a person named Nick Arnold on the Warrior forum, his handle is 4DayWeekend.

Copywriting and Sales Page Outsourcing

In this video I walk you through an example upsell I did and how this made me some extra money during my launch.

Creating a Sales Funnel & Upselling A Bigger Product

Two of the most popular platforms for selling digital products would be Gumroad and Jvzoo. I am a huge fan of Jvzoo due to the wide range of functionality it offers to those who wish to sell products and recruit affiliates.

Handling Orders With Jvzoo or GumRoad

When you launch your ebook you should also try to build an email list at the same time. This way you can remarket to those buyers with future ebooks or other products.

Building An Email List From Sales

In this video I talk about using Jv Launch calendars such as Muncheye to get your ebook product shown to a group of potential affiliates. For me this led to interviews and many affiliates interested in promoting my product.

JV Launch Calendars

Publishing your ebook on Amazon Kindle is another option worth considering. Generally Kindle is used for full length books but there are really no specific limitations to what you can publish on Kindle.

Check out other courses here on Udemy for learning more on Kindle publishing.

Publishing Your eBook on Amazon Kindle
Conclusion To The Course
2 Lectures 05:07

Thanks for going through this course, I hope you have found it useful. If you have any questions feel free to start a discussion and I'd be glad to help you however I can.

Wrapping Up

Bonus: My Success With Freelancing on UpWork
About the Instructor
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Owner of No Shame Income

I run the online blog No Shame Income where I share what's working for me in the world of online marketing.

I started learning about online marketing as a way to generate additional income, I enjoy connecting with others and helping people achieve their goals.

I have experience with Amazon, eBay, eCommerce, Social Media, SEO, Affiliate Marketing, Podcasting, Lead Generation, Landing Page Design, Wordpress & More.

I have created all kinds of courses on different topics such as Amazon, SEO and starting your own Podcast.

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