How can I open an online e-book store without facing competition from Amazon and

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  1. Multiflavour profile image55
    Multiflavourposted 8 years ago

    How can I open an online e-book store without facing competition from Amazon and other big stores?

    Where should I buy the initial e-books?

  2. Godlike profile image59
    Godlikeposted 8 years ago

    If yor specialize in one typ of ebooks that does not already have 5000 other websites selling them you might get past the big guys. Get a niche targeted Domain name and do a lot of SEO work. smile

  3. linky2010 profile image62
    linky2010posted 8 years ago

    Choose a specific niche, then promote your website. Better still, join clickbank.com, they will promote your ebook but you have to give a lucrative commission rate so that affiliate marketers will promote your ebook.

  4. Catching Eye Ltd profile image36
    Catching Eye Ltdposted 7 years ago

    Yes, for this... you HAVE to be targeted.

    You have to apply for a very specific niche and for this I would actually recommend you have a domain with the keyword in it... for example booksaboutsunshine.com ... something like that, but better :-p

    A clickbank or ebay store might not be the worst idea in the world but you're really going to have to work on your SEO to get up there... even if you get beat out by amazon, if you're number 2 in the rankings, people will still go with you because you will seem like an authority, rather than a warehouse.

    Also, a good PPC campaign might be worthwhile... people rarely search for books unless they're interested in buying, so you have yourself a good market there for viable PPC which is quite rare :-D

 
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