Many people starting out in self publishing ask how to promote an Amazon eBook. Amazon is a great resource for publishing and selling your own work, however, it can be kind of intimidating trying to compete with all the authors and publishers out there. It can feel like after putting so much work into writing your book, it's not going to go anywhere as it's lost in the vast library of amazon eBooks. This is where promotion comes in. The key is to get your work seen and that can't happen without some clever promotion strategies. Below are some of the best tips for those starting out.
Engage readers with a compelling preview
The first section preview on amazon is a very important step to getting people to buy your book. When a user clicks or taps on “Look inside the book” they are already interested in your book based on the cover and description. What they are doing now is looking at your writing style and story structure to decide if it's worth buying.
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