Authors: Bend Amazon to Your Will


Published on

This slideshow teaches you how to use Amazon for entrepreneurial tasks such as market research, how to write a book, creating info product, product development, knowing what your ideal customer wants and more!

Published in: Self Improvement
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Authors: Bend Amazon to Your Will

  1. 1. Bend Amazon to Your Will! With Author, Mentor & SpeakerRonda Del Boccio, the Story Lady
  2. 2. People go to Amazon with WALLET OPENMany people think of Google for keyword research. Remember AMAZON is amarketplace where customers come to buy! (c)2013
  3. 3. Start Typing to GetAmazon Search Suggestions (c)2013
  4. 4. Study Similar Books (c)2013
  5. 5. Track Reviews(c)2013
  6. 6. Pay Attention toSales Rank & # of Reviews (c)2013
  7. 7. Track What People Like/Dislike about Similar Books (c)2013
  8. 8. Comment on Reviews:This Can Get Discussions Going (c)2013
  9. 9. Write Detailed Reviews (c)2013
  10. 10. No Reviews of Your Book is Bad (c)2013
  11. 11. Get Reviews Posted Right As Your Book Goes LiveGuy Kawasaki, author of APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur: H –  Outsource feedback while writing.  Give PDF copies & ask for reviews.  Get reviews posted ASAP after publication (c)2013
  12. 12. Getting Reviews Give PDF of book while editing to get feedback. Give book to leaders in your niche and ask for reviews. Ask customers/prospects/colleagues. Gift Kindle book (click Give as a Gift button in the buy box) (c)2013
  13. 13. Sample Opt-In for Review Copy(c)2013
  14. 14. Gift a Kindle Copy of Your Bookto Get a Verified Customer Review (c)2013
  15. 15. Find Reviewers of Similar Books by Clicking Their Name (c)2013
  16. 16. Offer Review Copies by Sending an Email Good Example:Ronda, I noticed and liked your well- written review of The Informationist on Amazon. Would you consider reviewing my novel, The Geneva Decision? It’s a thriller led by a young woman. You can see more information and the opening chapter at… (c)2013
  17. 17. Request Reviewers Continued BAD Example“Dear Book Reviewer….”No matter how great the book, you’ve lost me! (c)2013
  18. 18. Thank ReviewersNo Matter What They Said! (c)2013
  19. 19. Start/participate in a Discussion on Any Book Page (c)2013
  20. 20. Create a ROBUST Author Profile Go to with Amazon login Write a keyword-rich bio Add photos Add videos, blog feeds, Twitter Add events Add/view/edit your books (c)2013
  21. 21. Dashboard (c)2013
  22. 22. Sample Author Profile Template Use My Profile (c)2013
  23. 23. Add Send to Kindle Button to Your Wordpress BlogSend to Kindle Wordpress Plugin (c)2013
  24. 24. Add a Send to Kindle Button to Your Blog(c)2013
  25. 25. Success Tips Make spreadsheets 1. Keyword phrases 2. Similar books 3. Reviews 4. Possible reviewers Use the best phrases, with traction but less competition. Be strategic! (c)2013
  26. 26. Resources Find Out More (c)2013