Kindle

How to Convert a Kindle Book To Createspace Format

How to Convert a Kindle Book To Createspace Format

I have finally got around to publishing on Createspace for my own books. I’ve documented everything so that I have a blueprint to follow and of course I’ve made it available to everyone else too!

How to Use Amazons Kids Book Creator and Preview Problem

How to Use Amazons Kids Book Creator and Preview Problem

Amazon Kids Book Creator versus Ultimate ebook creator. I had issues with previewing the fixed layout book but sorted it out.

Free Ultimate Ebook Creator Template

Free Ultimate Ebook Creator Template

If you already use the ultimate ebook creator software or you’re planning to then download my free kindle book template to use.

Can You Use Amazon KDP Select and Goodreads?

Can You Use Amazon KDP Select and Goodreads?

Since my books are already featured on Goodreads without me doing anything I came to the conclusion that you must be able to use both Goodreads and the KDP select together!

Marketing KDP Select Free Promotion Days

Marketing KDP Select Free Promotion Days

There is a lot you can do to market your kindle books when you have it on a free promotion – using the KDP select program. I’ve written a detailed book on what steps to take.

2015 Annual Author Earnings Report Released

2015 Annual Author Earnings Report Released

I received an email today letting me know about the annual author earnings report. It is extremely interesting as usual. It seems that there has been a lot of scare mongering going on and even predictions that ebooks are just a fad!

Christmas Season Spot the Difference Kindle Book

Christmas Season Spot the Difference Kindle Book

I have just published my first children’s kindle book in time for Christmas! A spot the difference activity book. Originally I was going to use the free Kindle Childrens Book Creator Software but I discovered a problem with it.

Websites To Promote Your Free Kindle Book Promotions

Websites To Promote Your Free Kindle Book Promotions

I have listed all the sites that you can use to promote your kindle book when you create a free promotion. Some of these sites allow you to promote paid kindle books as well but usually there is a fee involved.

How Much Is Amazons KU/KOLL Actually Worth?

How Much Is Amazons KU/KOLL Actually Worth?

Here is a graph showing the value ($) per download from the kindle unlimited service and how it has changed over the last few months.

Kindle Publishing Non US Tax Status Now Made Easy

Kindle Publishing Non US Tax Status Now Made Easy

You can now quickly and easily sort out your tax withholding status for Kindle publishing if you are a non US resident. Learn how in this post.

How to Use Open Office to Write Kindle Books

How to Use Open Office to Write Kindle Books

I have finished another kindle book which is for those who don’t have Microsoft Word and yet still want to be able to write a kindle book using Open Office Writer.

Handy Tool For Kindle Authors – Visualize Items Bought

Handy Tool For Kindle Authors – Visualize Items Bought

I came across this handy tool that will show you at a glance what items people are buying on Amazon based on your own search criteria. It looks like something that could help with research for book ideas.

How To Use Twitter To Market Your Online Business

How To Use Twitter To Market Your Online Business

I have written a kindle book about how to use twitter more effectively to market any online business and really increase your visibility and reputation. Read more about it here.

How to Modify Open Office & Word Header Style To Caps

How to Modify Open Office & Word Header Style To Caps

These videos will show you how to modify your header caps style if you use open office or word for writing your kindle books

Kindle Unlimited Is It Good For Publishers?

Kindle Unlimited Is It Good For Publishers?

As a kindle publisher you may have received an email from Amazon informing you of the new kindle unlimited feature that they have rolled out and you might be wondering if this will be good or bad in the long run. Let’s take a look…

The Benefits Of Using Amazon To Publish Your Book Infograph

The Benefits Of Using Amazon To Publish Your Book Infograph

If you’re not using kindle publishing you are missing out on lots of sales and visibility. Take a look at these stats.

How To Use Google Plus Communities To Promote Your Kindle Books

How To Use Google Plus Communities To Promote Your Kindle Books

There is plenty of information online about using twitter and Facebook for promoting kindle books but very little about Google Plus. So I started doing some research to see how I might be able to benefit using Google Plus as part of my free promotion strategy.

Get Extra Exposure For Your Kindle Book For Free

Get Extra Exposure For Your Kindle Book For Free

There are many sites online that are great for authors and enable us to market our books to a much wider audience. In particular sites that encourage you to announce any kindle book free promotion that you do.

You Can Promote Your Own Kindle Book With Your Affiliate Link

You Can Promote Your Own Kindle Book With Your Affiliate Link

Did you know that you can actually earn more revenue for your kindle books by using your own Amazon associate affiliate link when promoting it?

Free Kindle Publishing Book Template

Free Kindle Publishing Book Template

If you are starting to publish kindle books then I have created a word template and an open office template for you to download for free. There is a video where I talk you through the template too.

What is KDP select?

What is KDP select?

There is a program called KDP select that you are free to join when you publish Kindle books. The biggest question is why would you join? Well there are some benefits.