Every year it gets harder to be seen on Amazon’s crowded platform. For this reason, if you haven’t started writing yet, 2017 is the year you MUST write a book. I can show you how to make sure it's an Amazon bestseller.
Being the author of a book this affords you great kudos. People will look to you as an expert on a subject that you’ve written a book on.
Publishing a book puts your name on the most famous e-commerce website in the world. Everyday, millions of people are on Amazon looking for books to buy. They will see your name alongside the names of famous business gurus. Your personal brand will grow by association.
Get customers' email addresses from Amazon! Get your interested readers to sign up for extra content. They’ve already paid to read your book, so they will happily give you their email address for an extra free resource.
Make passive income. I have made over $13,000 in Kindle royalties alone – it's not the main reason for writing a book, but it's a nice bit of pocket money.
I have published 8 books and most of them have been bestsellers on Amazon. They all also have paperback versions that sell well as well as audiobook versions.
This course includes everything I’ve learned from 3 years as a self published author including:
Why you must write a book. You should write a book to build an audience and increase your brand online.
You can write a few hundred words everyday. Just do it.
There are a few stages to writing a book:
Documents with the links are attached to this video.
Writing a book will help you get Amazon customers on to your website. Give a free offer at the beginning of the book. Encourage people to sign up to your email list.
How to make sure your book is seen by many people on Amazon – by choosing the correct keywords to target and by knowing where to add those keywords.
Learn how to make money from selling book - paperbacks, kindles, and audio books.
My self-publishing journey & becoming an Amazon bestselling author.
You can write. Make it a habit. Writing habit helps you write greater number of words a day. Write 500 to 1000 words a day and have a book by the end of the fortnight. 14,000 words gets your book ready to get published on the Kindle store.
Learn the technicalities behind self-publishing. There are different ways you can self-publish.
How to design the front cover of your Kindle book.
Write a book as a Google Drive Document and Word Document so that it's ready for Kindle and Createspace.
How to publish a Kindle book on Amazon.
Changing the title, cover, contents, and price of an already published e-book.
A paperback book is a great business card. Become a published paperback author on Createspace.
I'll show you how to create a paperback book. Prepare your books interior and exterior files for Createspace.
How to publish a paperback book on Amazon with Createspace.
How to turn your book into an audiobook.
The Launch Process – Become a Bestseller and Sell More Books!
Choose categories and keywords to ensure your book is a bestseller.
Learn how to promote your Kindle book the smart way.
The "$1 Launch" strategy.
How to get people engaged in your book before you published it.
Learn the importance of "street team" and how to use them.
Day 5, 6, 7 of the $1 launch.
Create a new campaign on AMS to promote your book on Amazon.
Learn more about campaign tweaking and keyword ideas.
Learn how to tweak the campaign to ensure its profitable.
Publishing your e-book on your site and other platforms.
I hope you learn and enjoy the set of videos on becoming a self-published author using the Amazon Kindle platform to build your brand and to collect customer email addresses. I hope you find how easy it is to write a book.
I have over 15 years experience in graphic design, web design and marketing. I have run my own business since 2005.
I am an Amazon bestselling author of seven books, bestselling Udemy instructor and all-round good guy who wants success for you and your business.
Being your own boss is an incredibly liberating experience but it can be difficult as well. There never seems to be enough time for what we want to do.
I'm driven to help people experience the positive side of entrepreneurship, not the negative.
I also build brands, create websites and run marketing campaigns for my clients.
My mission statement: I want to help and inspire people to build sustainable online businesses, earn passive income and experience greater freedom and happiness in their lives.