VASTLY EXPANDED 2018 EDITION!
Ten new chapters with techniques that get you to the top of Amazon searches, lists you in 9+ categories and trains the algorithm to sell for you. Write seductive copy, discover high-sales keywords and run better promotions with proprietary systems and downloadable worksheets.
The new edition of Make A Killing On Kindle is more than DOUBLE the size of the original—all with one goal in mind: To help you sell more books on Kindle.
STOP BEING CONFUSED BY AMAZON’S CRAZY CATEGORY SYSTEM
NEW! My proprietary approach--the Kindle Category Selection Technique-- comes with a downloadable worksheet that guides you through the jungle of Amazon’s confusing categories. Bonus! It’ll get you approved by Amazon to appear in 9 or more categories while your competitors languish in two.
NO MORE KEYWORD OVERWHELM
NEW! Tired of the grinding work of discovering keywords? Confused by all the options? My Amazon-compliant Kindle Keyword Optimization Technique cuts through the chaos with a systematic, ordered approach. You’ll discover keywords that land you on Page 1 of search engine results while quadrupling the number of searches you qualify for. Includes customizable worksheets guiding you through every step of the process.
NO MORE WONDERING WHICH PROMOTION SITES TO USE
NEW! With 200 discount promotion sites like Bookbub how do you tell the ripoffs from the home runs? I’ve ranked all 200+ websites by effectiveness ---a first in the industry!
ARE PEOPLE YAWNING WHEN THEY READ YOUR COPY?
NEW! My Kindle Copywriting System shows you what conversion techniques professional copywriters use in your subcategory and how to apply them to your own book. Includes customizable worksheets guiding you through every step of the process.
EXCLUSIVE! USE MY HEAT MAP TO IMPROVE SALES.
NEW! I commissioned a research lab to track pupil movements of shoppers looking at Amazon book pages. See the shocking results and change your marketing approach to improve conversions.
MAKE THE ALGORITHM YOUR PERSONAL SALES DEPARTMENT
NEW! I’ll show you how to give it the three things it needs to sell your books.
GET RID OF BORING TITLES ONCE AND FOR ALL
8 brainstorming techniques and 11 winning formulas will help you write titles that jump off the shelf. See over 100 of the best titled books in history.
ARE YOU EMBARRASSED BY YOUR BOOK COVERS?
NEW! Stop shoppers in their tracks by producing attention-grabbing covers--through clever ways of getting the best out of a designer or stellar tips for doing it yourself. Studded with dozens of “Before and After” cover re-designs to deepen your knowledge of what makes a great cover.
WHAT DO INDIE AUTHORS THINK OF THIS BOOK?--First Edition
• 500 Amazon Customer Reviews: 4.5 Average Rating
• 282 Goodreads Customer Reviews: 4.0 Average Rating
“Three hat tips to Make A Killing On Kindle!”
-- Guy Kawasaki, Mega-Entrepreneur
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Table of Contents
What's New In This Edition
Why You Need To Read This Book
1. Author Platforms Can’t Sell Squat
Industry numbers proving the worthlessness of author platforms as a vehicle for sales, liberating you to pursue more effective ways of marketing.
2. Blogging, Facebook & Twitter Are A Complete Waste Of Time
Proof that social media is a time-sucking, no-value vortex that cannot sell books. Stop blogging and posting and concentrate on writing more books.
3. Build A Pipeline Not A Platform
NEW! If not a platform, what? If not on Facebook, where? If not through blogs, how? Email pipelines. They’re free, take no time and outperform author platforms and social media by 300%.
4. Attract. Engage. Convert.
The three principles of Kindle marketing.
ENGAGE: HOW TO GENERATE SERIOUS INTEREST IN YOUR BOOK
5. An Eye Tracking Study That Will Help You Sell More Books
NEW! I commissioned a research lab to find out how shoppers engage with Amazon's book pages. See the heat map and read the powerful strategies formed to address the findings.
6. Creating Irresistible Titles
See dozens of great examples, 8 brainstorming techniques and 11 winning formulas that’ll help you create titles that jump off the shelf. Plus, low-cost testing methods.
7. Book Covers That Ignite Click Lust
NEW! Studded with dozens of Hall of Fame & Shame examples, you’ll learn how to create attention-grabbing covers (DIY or through a designer) and how to inexpensively test them.
8. Writing Copy That Converts
NEW! The Kindle Copywriting System. See what techniques professional copywriters use in your subcategory and how to apply them to your own book. Includes customizable worksheets guiding you through every step of the process.
ATTRACT: THE ART & SCIENCE OF GETTING BUYERS TO YOUR PAGE
9. How To Train Amazon To Sell Books For You
NEW! Make the algorithm your personal sales department by giving it the three things it needs to sell your books.
10. Categories That'll Sell Your Book Faster
NEW! The Kindle Category Selection Technique. It’ll get you approved by Amazon to appear in 9 or more categories while your competitors languish in two. Includes customizable worksheets guiding you through every step of the process.
11. How To Get To The Top Of Amazon's Searches
NEW! The Kindle Keyword Optimization Technique. It’ll land you on Page 1 of search engine results and quadruple the number of searches you qualify for. Includes customizable worksheets guiding you through every step of the process.