The Kindle Best Sellers that are currently FreeIn this article I am going to share the step-by-step launch strategy I used to market my most recent book, Lifestyle Business Blueprint , to 1 Bestseller status on Amazon Kindle. My hope is that by doing so, you will be able to experience similar results be implementing these steps in your next book launch. That being said, I am sharing these steps with you under the following assumptions:. There is a lot of preparation and a lot of very specific decisions that are made behind the scenes to ensure the launch is successful. Here are some of the resources I utilized to piece together my launch strategy:. The steps I took during each phase are listed below:.
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Take a look at the fascinating history of the Amazon Kindle — not only devices, but also ebooks, and services. The Kindle would not exist without the print book, not only in general meaning but the one more specific, and referring to the company which created it. In , Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, identified five product categories with the highest e-commerce potential: videos, books, compact discs, computer software, and computer hardware. Eventually, he decided to focus on books. At that time, there was a huge global demand for English-language literature, which combined with relatively low prices and a vast number of available titles made it the most promising category. A less-known fact is that the first book was bought on Amazon a few months earlier. You can also check out our infographic with the evolution of Kindle e-readers and services.
Meet Hundred Zeros , a Pinterest style page that offers a visual listing of best-sellers that you can download on your Kindle, Windows PC, Mac or any mobile phone for free. You can also download and read these Kindle books in your browser without requiring any software or mobile apps. All you need is a free Amazon. Zero Dollar Books is updated every hour and you can use Twitter , Facebook or RSS to get notified whenever new books are added to this list. Amazon offers a best sellers list of Kindle titles though the list is split across five pages. The tool uses web scraping to download the entire list, filters out ebooks which are no longer free the prices on Amazon can change every hour and then puts everything in one Pinterest style page.
A self-published author has beaten names including Lee Child, James Patterson and Stieg Larsson to become the bestselling ebook author on Amazon. Kerry Wilkinson, 31, self-published Locked In , the first book in his Jessica Daniel series of detective novels, last year, only to find it shoot up the UK's Kindle charts. The three-book series has now sold more than a quarter of a million copies, with Locked In selling its ,th copy on Christmas Eve and becoming the top seller on Amazon's UK Kindle store for the last quarter of Kindle EU director Gordon Willoughby said the news was a "significant milestone" for independent publishing in the UK. Self-published author Katie Stephens also took the fifth slot over the same period with her debut novel Candles on the Sand.
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To vote on existing books from the list, beside each book there is a link vote for this book clicking it will add that book to your votes. To vote on books not in the list or books you couldn't find in the list, you can click on the tab add books to this list and then choose from your books, or simply search. Discover new books on Goodreads. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Free Kindle books that are mostly YA, but please keep in mind that prices do change so make sure you check amazon.