Amazon Kindle: Hot Tips For Writers


If you are a writer then be smart and start cashing in on the cash generating trend for e-books and in particular Amazon Kindle-books. You really are spoiled for choice with this revenue stream. It is easy to grab a free account and sell your books on the highly trafficked Amazon.

Honestly anyone can do this, whether you have written paperbacks, e-books or web content. However if you are inexperienced in writing please take advantage of our hot tips for writing e-books. This will get the ball rolling in the right direction.

E-books, are published on the web, instead of print. People can use their PC or Kindle to read them. The Kindle is nice in that it is a small, wireless device. There is no cables or pc needed. Best of all there are no charges for the wireless capabilities.

E-books can contain any content just like print books. The New York Time’s Best Seller List offers most of the books in e-book format for the Amazon Kindle and other e-readers This medium is really cost effective and you do not need to be an author or have a large budget. Popular topics for e-books are how-to guides, biographies, horror, romance, and much more, the sky is the limit.

Please do not feel intimidated. You can make great money even if you do not hit the Best Seller List! Also forget that it needs to contain screeds of pages. Some of the most popular e-books only contain 50 pages. As long as you get your message over the length is irrelevant! Please avoid repeating yourself to create more content. Just slightly lower the price instead.

Add a table of contents for a professional finish. A fiction or non-fiction book, typically has a table of contents. The table of contents should contain the name of each chapter or section and the page it starts on. The table of contents comes after the cover.

Use Microsoft Word or Open Office to prepare your book. Both have a spell and grammar checker. Even experienced writers make mistakes. Kindle-books are sold in digital text format. Amazon converts the format for you. Word documents are accepted by Amazon for conversion. Also proofread the document yourself to catch anything Word or Open Office missed. With all that completed you are good to go. All that is left is some promotion on your part. Let friends and family know and use forums, blog commenting and press releases to get your message out.