Sponsored Links


Publishing your eBook on Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) Platform

Share it with your friends Like

Thanks! Share it with your friends!

Close

This video tutorial will explain how to publish your MOBI/KF8 eBook through Amazon’s KDP or how to update an existing eBook that has already been published. The process is the same for small presses and self-publishers.

Please visit BB eBooks for more videos on publishing and eBooks @ http://bbebooksthailand.com/video.html

[0:05] – Introduction to uploading to KDP
[0:30] – Initial files required (JPEG cover and MOBI eBook)
[0:55] – Adding a new title through KDP
[1:20] – KDP Select option
[2:00] – Title and publisher name
[2:35] – Adding a Description
[3:00] – Adding the contributors (including the author’s name)
[3:30] – Language, publishing data, and an ISBN (note: an ISBN is not required at Amazon)
[4:05] – Publishing rights (typically not public domain)
[4:25] – Adding categories and keywords to boost discoverability (2 categories max and 7 keywords max)
[5:40] – Uploading your cover (note: the cover must be uploaded separately, even though the cover is embedded in the MOBI/KF8 eBook)
[6:45] – Uploading your MOBI/KF8 eBook and choosing DRM option (note: please do not upload your EPUB eBook to Amazon)
[7:45] – Previewing your uploaded MOBI/KF8 eBook
[8:50] – Verifying your publishing territories
[9:05] – Pricing and royalty options
[10:25] – Verifying the size of your eBook to estimate the delivery fee
[11:10] – Saving and publishing your eBook [typically takes 12-48 hours]
[11:50] – Verifying your product page looks good: cover, product description, and “Look Inside” feature
[13:20] – Updating an eBook that is already published

Comments

Victor Canaba says:

best tutorial… 

Lorrinda Michieka says:

good step-by-step walkthru

Greatest Health Miracle says:

Thanks so much for this, awesome!

joannah appledecca Vaughan Wyx says:

Thank You. Excellent. It doesn’t seem so daunting now.

Sue Katz says:

I’m uploading my book Lillian’s Last Affair right now, but stopped to
listen to you and learned some insightful crucial information. Thanks so
much!

Lee Anderson says:

i miss Thailand wow thanks

James Bath says:

Excellent tutorial. Thanks.

Diana Burleson says:

Thank you for this great tutorial. I watched the ones that Amazon provided
and they didn’t have the detail you provided. You answered a lot of
questions that I had after viewing Amazon’s videos. 

gabriel rivard says:

what is a tin

mauricio garcia says:

Thank you so much for this video. I have been looking for a video like this
and finally found it. I am doing this the 1st time and had no idea how to
do it.

Isaiah Coe says:

Thank Paul, very useful info 🙂

Charlene Serena Hinds says:

thank you good step by step video. It truly helped me set up my first book
🙂

Andrew Rocha says:

good job paul salvette. i’ll recommend your book just for being awsome!

Paul Salvette says:

Comments are disabled for this post.