Sometimes the simplest thing you can do to give your book a boost is play around with the pricing.
It’s one thing to have a book, but it’s quite another to have one that actually sells. You have probably heard this from other indie authors, or even experienced it yourself. Your book gets added to Amazon, full of pomp and circumstance, and then, nothing.
It’s disheartening to see your hard work just sit there. But here’s the good news: this might be an easy fix.
How you price your book is something we don’t often think of as a trigger for book promotion or how to sell more books, but it is. First, let’s look at two important factors. Your book’s perceived value vs. the going market rate.
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