Besides being a abundant abode to shop, Amazon again offers considerable marketing opportunities for anyone ready to booty the age to analyze them. Here are aloof a few you might appetite to accede. Accumulate in apperception that Amazon’s site is not static, acceptation that they are in a constant state of chicken feed. If any of these items arent available on the site, accumulate checking back as Amazon will generally shuffle features to gauge their alone popularity.
Acquaint Amazon Who You Are
One of the aboriginal things youll appetite to accomplish is register yourself on Amazon. Once you accomplish youll be sent to a “Friends & Favorites” page (or you can click buttoned up to there by clicking on your agname i.e. “Jacks Page” on the top tabs), when you amuse there youll beam a space to add info on yourself. You can add bio advice, your website, email and again a picture. I highly recommend you accomplish this as this advice will chase any reviews you should accomplish on the Amazon site.
Accept bodies analysis your book
Actual few bodies buy a “naked” book – acceptation that they wont buy a book that has no reviews on it. Accept bodies analysis your book and add any reviews that youve gotten from other sources!
The Publishers Page
A page on Amazon will acquiesce you to upload content related to your book to their site. This will acquiesce you to add reviews, descriptive content, bio info and much added. The link for this page is:
Booty a attending at other books agnate to yours and beam whos reviewed them. If they are Amazon.com reviewers you might appetite to action after them. Especially if they are one of the top 10 reviewers, these reviewers act a certain amount of “clout” on the site and with other readers, and abounding times reviewers according to Harriet Klauser (Amazon’s #1 reviewer) will send your analysis out to other sites as able-bodied!
Its always a acceptable abstraction to analysis other books in your genus. When you accomplish this, dont aloof analysis from the perspective of a reader, analysis from the perspective of an expert and accomplish sure to add your contact info (or your website) in the analysis area!
Accomplish a advocacy!
Recommend an item on Amazon.com agnate to yours! This is a abundant affair to accomplish whenever a advanced book comes out in your genus.
So Youd According to To… (SYLT) Guides!
This is another abundant abode to advance any articles youve written. You can load your advice/articles/book excerpts onto the So Youd According to To… Guides at Amazon.com by clicking on the “Friends and Favorites” link at the top of the Amazon site, then attending for “Inscription a So Youd According to To…” Adviser and alpha the action. They answer here is to accomplish sure you accept a list of books you recommend to action with your SYLT adviser (including yours!). The links to your article will be featured on each of your recommended book pages.
Using Amazon as an supplementary promotion tool is a savvy road to accomplish sure your presence on the grasp doesnt borderline with your interlacing site. Action where the readers action and in so doing, youll advance them adapted to your book.
About the author:
Penny C. Sansevieri
The Cliffhanger was published in June of 2000. After a strategic marketing campaign it quickly climbed
the ranks at Amazon.com to the ##1 ace selling book in San Diego. Her most recent book: From Book to Bestseller was released in 2005 to rave reviews and is being called the roadmap to publishing accomplishment. Penny is a book marketing and media relations specialist. She again coaches authors on projects, manuscripts and marketing plans and instructs a array of coursing on publishing and promotion. To apprentice added about her books or her promotional services, you can appointment her interlacing site at To subscribe to her chargeless ezine, send a blank email to: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
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Originall posted December 10, 2012