So You’ve Finished Your KDP Select Free Run – Now What?

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TGIF, WG2E-Land! I finished my first KDP Select run at midnight yesterday morning (almost 7,000 downloads) – so now what? First, I really don’t have a freakin’ clue what will work and what won’t. Never done this before. All I’ve got to go on is what I’ve seen work and not work for other authors, [...]

Ebook Prices 2012 vs 2013

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Wavin’ atchya, WG2E-Land! This week Apple is in court, facing the DOJ, in the antitrust trial regarding the Ebook Price-Fixing schemes they developed and carried out in 2009-2012. So what has the end of these agency contracts with their price-fixing elements meant to the overall price of ebooks? Digital Book World began tracking Ebook prices [...]

Ebook Pricing Strategies: Pulsing and Pacing

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TGIF, WG2E-Land! As I’ve recently mentioned, I’ve been revamping my Ebook Pricing Strategies. Why? Because my sales data is telling me that remaining static in ebook pricing will only work for so long. What do I mean by that? Here’s an example: keeping all of my single titles at 99 Cents and my Boxed Sets [...]

Using a Variety of Ebook Price Points to Build an Indie Epublishing Empire

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TGIF, WG2E-Land! We’ve cussed and discussed Ebook Price Points a bunch here on The WG2E. From going FREE with an Ebook (The First One is On Me strategy and Ridin’ The Free-Way) to the 99 Cent Price Point to Boxed Set pricing and beyond. (***Note: If you’re new to The WG2E, you can search for any [...]

WG2E Guest Liz Matis Goes “Free” and Here are Her Real Ebook Sales Numbers!

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Another WG2E-Land Peep – Liz Matis – is “Ridin’ The Free-Way“…meaning, she’s got one of her Ebooks available for FREE. But…Liz has done it via Amazon’s KDP Select vs FREE across all platforms, all the time. Here’s the scoop on what that’s meant to her in Real Numbers… Take it away, Liz… My HGTV meets [...]