CreateSpace, an Amazon business, is one of many businesses that allows writers to self-published digital versions of their hard copy books, for free, to the world. Kindle Direct Publishing (DDP), an Amazon business, allows writers to publish books for the Kindle. They are able to get their work out to customers through the Kindle Store, and have a digital distribution model that eliminates the costs associated with print distribution. The Kindle has become very successful in its own right.
If you are interested in publishing e-books on the Kindle, there are a few things that you will need to get started. First, you will need a Kindle-friendly publishing program. There are several to choose from including the Amazon Kindle Store, the Open Office eBook Reader, and Adobe’s own iWorkbook. There are free and paid programs available. The one that you choose should be flexible in its formatting and support for various document types including PDF, HTML, and plain text files.
Once you have picked your publishing program, it is time to create a “Bookshelf” in which you can organize your eBooks. The bookshelf will include a tab for each book. Each page will have a different book description. It is important that you use a descriptive title for each book so that the customer can find the book easily. You should also have a section for each chapter of your eBook, and label each chapter appropriately.
As you build your bookshelf, make sure that you create a book order button. This button can be placed at the top of the webpage where you create your bookshelf, or in the footer. Make sure that you include all of the following information: The titles of your eBooks, the sales page for each book, and the author names of your authors. If you plan to offer additional resources on the kindle platform, such as videos or podcasts, you should place those resources in the same places as the book descriptions.
Once you have created your bookshelf, it is time to upload your e-books to the kindle platform. You will need to register your domain name, and your web hosting account in order to upload your files. If you do not yet have an account, it is recommended that you go to the kindle site and register for a free account. This process is very simple. You will simply follow the directions that they provide.
Once you have uploaded your books, you should download a kindle e-reader in order to read them on the kindle platform. When you are finished reading, you can then save the bookshelf file to your new account. Most of the publishing services that offer digital books offer free publishing on the kindle platform. If you have already registered your existing account, you will automatically be notified when a new e-reader version becomes available for download.
In addition to being able to publish eBooks on the Kindle, you can also publish a physical book on Amazon Kindle Store. This service is not yet available in all regions, but it is worth looking into. In order to publish a physical book in this manner, you will need to create a PDF file using Adobe’s free reader. Then you will upload your book to the Kindle Store using the same PDF tool that you used to upload your e-book. Finally, pay the required fees to publish your work.
Printing on the Kindle is another great way to make money publishing books through the Kindle. Even if you cannot print bookshelf paper or an ink-jet printer, you can still publish e-books on the Kindle and earn additional income. All you have to do is sign up for the Kindle’s free e-books service. Then you can start publishing e-books right away.