Becoming an Online eBook Writer

Thursday 19 May 2011 @ 12:04 pm

With the advent of the internet, we are now living in the sage of information. Millions of people use the internet daily. This could lead to profits or simply exposure for any prospective writer. To take advantage of this, you may contemplate becoming an eBook writer.

The first step to becoming an eBook writer would be to generate a number of ideas for your potential eBook. You can find inspiration from almost anything, ranging from your skill set, your hobbies, your talents, your life experiences and so on. The key is to select a topic that you are extremely familiar with as well as passionate about so that you do not run out of things to write about before you finish your eBook writing.

The next step would be to come up with an outline for your eBook. Once you have shortlisted your list of topics, come up with an outline for each of them. It is best that you put them all down on paper then work on the outlines individually. This way, you have a better idea on how each different option will flow as an eBook and you can pick out the best of your shortlist to be the content of your eBook.

Despite writing from your own experience, you will still need to do some research on the topic that you have selected to base your eBook on. This research can be done at your local library or even online depending on what you have decided will work best for your eBook. If you have found valuable information online and would like your readers to know more about what you are writing about, you could always include the links to your eBook. This will also show that you are not plagiarizing anyone’s work. Do not flood your eBook with facts and figures though, always keep it interesting.




Advancing in the Field of eBook Writing

Wednesday 11 May 2011 @ 3:15 pm

When you start eBook writing, you may feel like you have taken on an impossible task. The fact of the matter is, although it may seem difficult, all you need to have are a few tips and tricks that will make the experience bearable. Here are a few things you need to keep in my mind for your eBook to be a simpler as well as a profitable endeavor.

The first thing that you need to ensure is that your eBook has a solid plot. Your eBook must have a purpose or at least a mission for it to be going somewhere. One of the few storyline that can guarantee that your eBook flows well is if you decide to address a certain problem that may face society. Ensure that by the end of the eBook you have also come up with a solution for your eBook to hold water.

The next thing that you have to keep in mind is your target audience. Make sure that you have done significant research on the type of people that you are writing your eBook for. By being familiar with your audience demographics, the more likely you are to write according to their tastes. Thus making your eBook an enjoyable read.

Always ensure that title of your eBook is captivating. For people to read your eBook, you need to grab their attention from the get go. If someone’s interest is not piqued by your title, chances are they will have no incentive to purchase your eBook. The only way writing eBooks can be profitable is through sales so ensure that your titles evoke curiosity for the reader.

Lastly, ensure that the content of your eBook is concise and enthralling. An eBook that is too wordy is a bore to read. Your storyline must be suspenseful from the beginning to the end so as to hold the attention of your readers.