Do Kindle Free eBook Promotions Increase Sales | Episode 257

The Heidi Thorne Show

Aug 2 2022 • 7 mins

One of the reasons self published authors sign up for KDP Select on Kindle Direct Publishing is to do Free Kindle eBook Promotions. I’m not a big fan of free eBook giveaways, whether on Amazon KDP or other platforms. Here’s why.

Blog: Do Kindle Free eBook Promotions Boost Book Sales?

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0:15 Not a fan of Kindle Free eBook Promotions

0:35 Why would you buy a book you got for free?

1:50 Reader magnet potential and problems

2:58 Do lots of free downloads equal a successful free eBook campaign?

4:30 Can free downloads be correlated to book sales?

6:35 How to connect with Heidi

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