In the modern era there are millions of ways to earn money through your zeal for doing something. You can write, read, sing or do anything effectively that will help you make some good bucks. Similarly if you are a writer and want to make some good amount of money then you need not worry about it in this fully digital world.
If you have the passion to write about something that people may find helpful then it is still not late to target writing your own ebooks. Yes, you can make a lot of money on your own by writing your very own ebooks for a great amount of e-readers that will find your data helpful.
To reach to a large number of people who would want to read your stuff, you should be able to create and write good ebooks and to do that you can follow some basic steps that are mentioned below.
Choose a subject: Always begin with the subject that you are most comfortable with, since you will have to find, search and create your own content on the topic so you must select something that excites you and urges you to write. If you are not able to get something in your mind then explore some famous topics and current affairs and go for the one that you find interesting.
Create the first draft of your ebook: writing and creating your first ebook can be really fruitful in terms of the revenue generated if you pay some attention while doing it. Always remember to correct all the errors that you find while revising it in the second go. Do revise your ebook as many times as you can to make sure that it is accurate to the optimum level.
It is always advisable to have a proofreader that can read your work or a friend of yours who can help you identify mistakes and correct them. Use recommendations for improving altogether.
Upload the ebook: you can always upload your ebooks to online self-publishing websites such as Amazon, Lulu and Xlibris etc. These sites permit you to upload your work on them at no charge but they just take a fair percentage of every sale of your ebook.
Use advertising for your ebook: using advertising for your work is one of great methods to increase the returns. You can advertise your ebook both online and offline. You can use personal blogs; social networking websites to post links to your ebook pages. You can advertise in local dailies and also give venture cards having the address of your ebook pages.
Sell your ebooks: you can sell your ebooks via affiliates and use affiliate marketing programs such as click bank etc. what affiliates do basically is that they do advertising of the products on behalf of the owners and take up a percentage of every sale of their work.
Write for others if you want to: if you struggle to write your own ebook then start writing for others. Most of the times, we cannot be writers for ourselves but we can earn money through writing for others. There a lot of options such as content writing ghost writing both online and offline. Just pick up the one that suits you the most.
The process of earning through writing ebooks can be extremely fruitful if of course done properly, nonetheless ebook writers have to deal with writing, publishing and advertising on their own which is different from the working responsibilities of traditional writers.
A good friend of mine and a very good blogger from USA, Praveen Rajarao launched his first e-book few days ago and shared the whole story on TechTricksWorld. You should read here[What Made Me Write an EBook?] about how he got inspired and wrote his first e-book. 🙂