Because Amazon and BN.com provide higher royalties for books priced between $2.99 and $9.99, this is good price range to stay in.
In fact, the most commonly purchased ebooks range from $2.99 to $3.99, with $3.99 being most popular.
How long should a free ebook be?
A minimum count for a nonfiction ebook is about 10,000 words, as long as the content is solid. (Better to have solid, clear information than rambling to make a page count.) The average fiction book is about 80,000 to 100,000 words, which is about 246 to 307 ebook pages.
How much should I charge for my ebook on Amazon?
Think about percentages. One of the biggest factors to consider in pricing your eBook is the percentage of sales you’ll receive from the retailers. Amazon pays out a royalty of 70% on all Kindle titles priced between $2.99 to $9.99. For eBooks priced below $2.99 and above $9.99, Amazon pays out only 35%.
Are ebooks more expensive than books?
Amazon deeply discounts the price of print books, but their contracts with the big publishers allows the publishers to set the prices for ebooks so ebooks often end up being more expensive. Ebooks are typically less expensive than print books.
Do ebooks make money?
Making money writing ebooks is a numbers game. You can write one ebook in a week, spend months or years marketing the hell out of it, and try to make $10,000 per month. Or, you can do what Steve Scott does, and write 20 ebooks each making $500 per month. Write and edit the book.