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How To Publish A Best-Seller Without Writing A Word.

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How To Publish A Best-Seller Without Writing A Word.

Mike Ingram, Skillshare Teacher. Follow me

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4 Lessons (17m)
    • 1. How to get a book written intro

    • 2. Niche

    • 3. Putting what you've learned into practice

    • 4. Your class project

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How To Publish A Best-Seller Without Writing A Word

Top selling titles on the Amazon Kindle Bookstore are making over a million dollars revenue each month. In this course, you will learn exactly how to publish a best-seller without writing a word.

Many books on Amazon were not written by the people that published them. They were instead written by Ghostwriters. 

Now, you too can have a book written for you to publish wherever you choose and the great thing is it is much cheaper and can be much more profitable than you think.

Enrol in this course now and I'll show you exactly how.

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1. How to get a book written intro: So you want to be the offer? Her bestselling book, Right? But you don't have over the skills or the time to do it. Well, that's no problem. Welcome to my course. How to get a book published without writing a word. - Do you know the biggest selling books on Kindle are making more than 1/2 a $1,000,000 a month ? That's an amazing fact, isn't it? And you can get a book written for you in any language. It all you want. So that's any language in the world. So why would you want to get a book written for you? Well, maybe first of all, the language isn't your first language. Or maybe you just so damn busy that you don't have time to do the book for yourself. There are a whole host of reasons why you can't write the book for yourself. Let's just pop over to Amazon and look at exactly what the top owners are making. And then I'm gonna go on in the next lecture to show you how you can start to get a book written for you. So here we are on Amazon, and we're looking at the top 100 played Amazon bestsellers and, as you can see there in Number one place Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. His number one five Long Love languages is number two and the Butterfly Garden is number three, and we can go down the list and just have a quick look and you'll see there are a mixture off both novels and some non fictions. So how much are each of these books making? Well, I've got fantastic talk. Call Cady Spy, which shows me exactly what these top owners are making. But let's just have a quick look on KD Spy and see what these top books are earning in revenue. So here you are in Katie Spy, which is assays of absolutely fantastic, and the monthly revenue figures are here. And, as you can see from just these books alone, and this is just the United States alone, Harry Potter in the United States is making half a $1,000,000 a month and further on down order to kill a novel is making $674,000 a month. No, you can have top sellers written for you. It's all about finding the right niche, finding the right writers with the right ideas and getting your books out there. It's not impossible view to do this. And again, if we just look at the KDF spy figures here for the top 20 Kindle E books, they make between them a total monthly revenue of $5.7 million. In the next lecture, we're gonna be looking at how to choose a niche. Thanks for watching, and I'll see in the next one. 2. Niche: in this lecture will be looking at hell to choose a niche. Now a niche is the subject your book is based on. So if we just go over to Amazon and have a look at the initial list and get some ideas for your book, so here we are over Amazon and on the left hand side there, you'll see a whole list of categories or knishes four books. So if we just take a closer look from the top, you've got art and photography book Freezing Men, WAAS. Business and Money, Childrens e books, comics and graphic novels. And it goes on and on all the way del. Now each of these niches are split into sub knishes. So if we look at the business and money section, for instance, when you click on business and money again on the left hand side there you'll see a whole set of sub knishes, and in this one you'll see, for instance, accounting biography in history, etcetera, etcetera. Now how do you choose which niche it's the right niche for you? Well, you can look first of all the number off sales and reviews, So you first of all, you can look at the number of reviews each books got. So having a look at this one in the best sellers and investing the number one book is habits stacking. The number to book is a millionaire next door. Now the number to book has got 2244 reviews, so it's safe to say it's sold a lot of a lot of books now. As I said before, the other way to do it is to purchase Kindu Spy by all means, contact me if you want a copy of KD Spy and I could give you a link to it. It costs about $40 but it saves a whole heap of time and money. Now I'll give you an example of what KD spy can do. I wrote a book on social media thinking that social media would be a really good niche to be in. So if we will go across the KD spy. So you so Katie, Spike and straight away find out if Social Media is the right thing to be in, because what we do is type in the title here, social media search on it and then click the KD Spy button, and it will bring up over the top books now. My book was over 12,000 words long. It took me a long time to write, but if I'd had Katie Spy originally, I would have known by looking the revenue of these social media books that basically it's low in popularity. It's low in potential, and this is very, very strong competition out there. And if we look at the top sales of these books, there's probably three from the top 20 there that are making over $1000 a month. The rest make hardly anything. So I spent probably three months writing a 12,000 word book on social Media that if I'd had the right tools, I wouldn't have written, says, I say you have two choices for finding the best niches. You can look down the best sellers categories and hope to get it, or you can get KD Spy. It's entirely up to you, but niche is very, very important. I'm just gonna give you another example of exactly why Nish is important. So again, if we go back up to the Kindu E books and just explore down here, perhaps we would look at how fitness and dieting, which is another popular niche. So if we just click on the Cody spy button again, you kid the monthly revenue figures for health, fitness and dieting. Now, as you can see here, these look a lot more promising than social media. In fact, all of the books in the Top 20 I'm making 2000 plus dollars a month. I could go even further down the list and pulled the results for 20 to 40 all the way down to 100. And again, every single book in the top 20 is making over $100,000. Some are making 70 summer making $480,000. And as you can see all the way down here, the monthly revenues are excellent. Now it says here, the competition is high. But don't worry about competition. Competition is a good thing. What you need to do is be better than the rest, and it fed off. Just noticed. Here there's an 18 page book, 18 pages, and it's still making a monthly revenue of 1 to 6 to. So that's it for niches. Ever find your top sellers, sellers goat by going through the Amazon Bestsellers list or get KD spy from me. It will help you tremendously. Thanks for watching, and I'll see you the next lesson. 3. Putting what you've learned into practice: So once you've decided on your niche, you need to get your book written for you. Now, this is done, boy. Somebody record a ghost writer. And there are several places you couldn't find ghost writers and I'm gonna show you three of them now. So it's gonna hop onto the Internet again and take a look. There was a say, There are three places you can go forward to get your ghost writers. The first is this place, which is called fiver dot com. Now you have to do is type in a ghost writer in the search engine there, and you'll be presented with a whole list of people that will write your book for you. Now the great thing about five is they'd rate each of their sellers by stars. For instance, this one here's got 164 5 star reviews, and you can't go too far wrong that the prices on Fiverr around about $5 or £4. 10 for 1000 words. Now, in this game, you usually get what you pay for, said the lower prices. Your tends to get lower quality, so how can you check on the quality from any of these writers or what you need to do as our rights to them and ask for some sample work from them, which they were delivered to you. Another way to do it is to strike up a conversation with them just in box them and have a conversation with them in your own language and to see what the replies like coming back. If they're good and it's fluent English do, then you'll know that you've chosen somebody good. The second place to look for ghostwriters is freelancer Thought calm now freelance dot com tends to be a bit more expensive, but you get some very good quality arts course or very good quality books from there and again, just going down the page. You'll see the top writers here, for instance, is one in London who has 1000 and 91 reviews. You can click on hire me and they're hired, but first, will you need to negotiate rates with them. And what budget in do you have in mind is at the top here. So so you have a budget of between 20 and $250 you can click on get free quotes put in the name of your book or what you want them to do for you, and they will come back with a free quote for you. Another third place for Ghost Reuters is up work, and I've already done the search for ghost Reuters on up work. And if we just go down the page, this woman here, Rebecca charges $47 per hour. She's already done 210 hours of writing and as 100% job success. And if we just scroll down the page of Seymour here, 494 hours of writing with 100% job success and you can go a with white down, finding more and more ghostwriters for your work. That somebody here in Germany who can obviously speak German if you wanted your book translated into German and it goes on and on and on. Free the different languages and for the different Reuters, you can post a job. It's free. You just set up a client account and post whatever you want to on there. So that's three different places to get ghost writers so the ghost writers will get to work on your book and will return it to you in perhaps a couple of weeks time. Once you've got your written manuscript back, you need to get it edited and formatted. You also need a book cover, which you get from any of those places I mentioned before, as you can, the editing and formatting if you could do some of this yourself. There are plenty of videos on YouTube or effect on skill share here, which show you how to format and upload books to kindle covers. A fairly easy to make a swell Kindu had their own cover maker. Or you can use can ver dot com to make your cover. Now, as I mentioned previously, I personally recommend using KD Spy. If you need a copy of Cady's by, I can get a copy for you. It would be the same prices. You get it from anywhere else, but I make a few pence from the affiliate cell. I hope you found this course useful and learn something from it. I'll see you again in another of my courses. Boy, no 4. Your class project: Hi. Your car's project is shown in the box just below the main screen net to the community books Creature Project on Uploaded under the Class Project section. I'm really looking forward to seeing it. I want to congratulate you for completing this course on hope It helps. Have you enjoyed the class? I really hope so. If so, I would be grateful if you could leave her of you in this. Bob's here. Thank you for watching. And I'll see you inside some of my classes.