How to Sell Your Ebook on Amazon's Kindle

Updated July 25, 2017

Step 1

First, you will need to either write your own e-book or information product, or acquire one that has resale rights.

Step 2

In order to sell a product on Kindle, you need an ISBN number. Visit isbn.org to apply. The cost is about $100 per e-book, but the investment is well worth it.

Step 3

Create, or hire someone to create an e-book cover. The cover needs to be in JPG format. You can go to sites like eLance or eBay and hire a graphic designer to create an e-book cover for about $10. You can also purchase e-book cover software if you plan to create several covers.

Step 4

You must have a seller account on Amazon to list your e-book on Kindle. Go to Amazon.com and follow the instructions. It takes about 10 minutes to set up an account.

Step 5

Finally, follow the instructions on Amazon to list an item on Kindle. Your e-book will be available to millions of buyers, and the retail giant Amazon.com will promote it for you.

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