We know Amazon can be a confusing beast. That’s why Ship Your Books has put together our Amazon Quick Start program to help you get your book set up more quickly on Amazon. If you need assistance with your Amazon “stuff” we can help you with that.

The package includes:

Step #1 – Setup of Your Amazon Pre-Order Book Listing

  • Adding your book to the Amazon database
  • Setting up a complete Amazon book listing for your title
  • Daily monitoring of Amazon Advantage account during pre-order phase
  • Confirming your purchase orders so process is entirely hands-off for you

Step #2 – Setup of Your Author Page on Author Central

  • Option to upload complete biography
  • Option to upload author images
  • Option to customize Amazon Author Page URL
  • Option to add website/blog RSS feed
  • Option to upload video interview/book trailers
  • Option to upload author schedule/events

Step #3 – Setup of the “Search Inside” Feature for Your Amazon Book Listing

  • You must be the exclusive rights holder (including copyright) of the book
  • Submission of application
  • Once book manuscript (pdf) is ready, request goes into Amazon for upload account
  • Amazon send an invitation (and instructional) email for the creating of a login via https://sellercentral.amazon.com
  • Book manuscript (print ready pdf) gets uploaded
  • If there are no errors in the files, the “Look Inside” your book will be activated (this process usually takes 7-10 days for activation

Step #4 – Setup of Your Browse Path, Category and Subject Placement (for Amazon ranking)

  • Choose and request 2 browse paths, also known as browse nodes
  • Request category and subject placement (similar to keywords)

For just $697 we’ll handle all these author necessities so you can more quickly leverage the power of Amazon to help you sell more books. We’ll be setting up an online order page for this soon, but until then please call our offices at 812-877-7100 between 8 am and 5 pm EST Monday – Friday if you’d like to take advantage of this program.