Every writer has a passion, which, of course, is writing. But this goes deeper still. Writing pieces, articles or e-books on subjects you are passionate about is one of the best ways through which the ‘best seller’ in you can be brought out. The trick, however, is getting this writing passion to make money and afford you the basics such as put food on your table and move well beyond that to buying you that luxury car and five-story home in the Hamptons. Publishing e-books to make money online is a huge opportunity for the wordsmith in you to start making money today.
With the current levels at which the Internet has influenced our lives, it is no surprise that everything has now gone digital. There are ‘do it yourself’ programs that have replaced what used to be the privilege of big corporations. Things like getting published used to be such a nightmare for many writers. The situation was so dire that the term, ‘starving writer’ was synonymous with authors the world over.
But with the invent of self-publishing platforms such as Kindle, this is quite possibly going to be a thing of the past if it isn’t already. We say quite possibly, because as much as the chances of your manuscript getting rejection after rejection from publishing houses has greatly reduced, there are still some steps that need to be taken before you can become an overnight best-selling author and earn a living from your hobbies.
The very first step to take, after of course going through the basics of acquiring and polishing your creative writing skills, is to choose a niche. How to choose a niche is a question that should be given considerable thought. What most novice authors do not know is that, just writing a world class novel and publishing it on Kindle does not guarantee you success. There are millions and millions of books on Kindle that spends days on end without ever realizing a single sale. The trick is finding the right niche and marketing it extensively.
If you want to delve into Publishing e-books to make money online, you need to choose your niche wisely. You have to pick something that you are good at; passionate about and something that has a market that spends money on written material. Your guiding light should be your passion. As long as you choose a niche that you are passionate about, that passion will come through in your writing, and your market will find it inspiring and buy from you.