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Learn how to become an expert in your field and get published on Kindle the easy way.

Becoming a published author will boost your image in the market hugely.

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  1. 1. KINDLE PUBLISHING -Some Stats LEARN HOW TO BECOME AN EXPERT IN YOUR FIELD RICHARD BUTLER Kindle Publisher Professional Training +3531442 9769
  2. 2. KINDLE PUBLISHING - SOME STATS RICHARD BUTLER Why creating short Kindle books is one of the best strategies for getting traffic, credibility and sales for small businesses today... Ebooks are where your audience is today. Amazons Kindle marketplace is growing at an alarming rate, as more and more people choose the convenience of reading eBooks instead of physical books. This means more potential readers and visitors are just a click away from hearing about you and your website. Publishing a book is easier than ever, and immediately elevates you as a real expert that people can trust. The mere association of being a "published 2
  3. 3. KINDLE PUBLISHING - SOME STATS RICHARD BUTLER author" brings a sense of authority and trust that advertising and other content marketing cannot. Reciprocity. People who read your book are more inclined to want to learn more from your website, now that youve given them some upfront value. This gives you the perfect opportunity to capture their name and email, subscribe them to your email newsletters, or sell a product to them. Kindle books are read everywhere and anywhere. They can be read on multiple devices, from iPads to iPhones, to Kindle Fires and numerous tablets, to almost all smartphones and on personal computers. With smart phones, tablets and eBook readers being so widely used, this represents another massive audience to tap into. Various case studies show the truly untapped potential waiting for you inside Amazons Kindle marketplace... $36,000 in 11 months As per a recent Wall Street Journal article, Karen McQuestion decided to self publish her own book. After just 11 months, she had sold 36,000 copies through Kindle alone, and has gained the level of exposure that has opened up doors to Hollywood, quite literally. Fueling the shift is the growing popularity of electronic books, which few people were willing to read even three years ago. Apple Inc.s iPad and e-reading devices such as Amazons Kindle have made buying and reading digital books easy. U. S. book sales fell 1.8% last year to $23.9 billion, but e-book sales tripled to $313 million, according to the Association of American Publishers. E-book sales could reach as high as 20% to 25% of the total book market by 2012, according to Mike Shatzkin, a publishing consultant, up from an estimated 5% to 10% today. Which is why there are many more success stories: F. Paul Wilson, who has written about 40 books, and thinks hell eventually make as much as $5,000 to $10,000 a month when he lists all his older titles. "This stuff was just sitting around, out of print, doing nothing..." Paul told Wall Street Journal. Mr. Konrath, who, in the past 14 months, has sold nearly 50,000 Kindle e-books, and at 3
  4. 4. KINDLE PUBLISHING - SOME STATS RICHARD BUTLER the current royalty rate, he makes $58,000 per year from his self-published works. When Amazon royalties double this summer, he expects to bring in $170,000 annually. Im not saying youll be the next best selling author, but... The fact is, Amazon Kindle is really ramping up its audience. According to an recent Amazon press release, Kindle sales soared during Q4 2011, especially the Kindle Fire, which Amazon said was the top-selling product on Amazon.com for the 17 weeks preceding December 31, 2011. According to Amazon, sales of the entire Kindle line -- including tablets and eReader devices -- increased by 177 percent over Q3 2010 during the nine-weeks holiday sales period ending on December 31. Bottom line is, there are millions of people who are searching Kindle for the exact content youre already creating... and theyre willing to pay for it. And the real opportunity for you, as a website owner, is to have these people visit your blog once theyve read your Kindle book. With just one title out there, thats a perpetual traffic generating machine that not only send you targeted readers, but also pays you, and boosts your crediblity and exposure at the same time. For more information on the service I can provide to you please contact me at: Or Skype: Richard.butler.life.coach I look forward to helping you tap into this market 4Powered by TCPDF (www.tcpdf.org)

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