Price-Matching of My Books
I have decided to reduce the prices, in most cases, of my books on the Internet. However, price-matching of my books, all fifty of them across all the outlets where they are sold would take quite some time, so I am going to adjust the prices on Smashwords only.
This isn’t favouritism, it is just that they make it easy to change a long list of book prices. It would take hours to do the same on Amazon (Kindle). However, Amazon is very good at detecting outlets with lower prices. If they do not offer you a lower than their list price, check with my author page on Smashwords here:
If you sell books on your website or blog, you could also sign up as an affiliate for my books and earn at least 11% commission, which is at least 250% than that earned for the same sale on Amazon.
Furthermore, I frequently reduce the price of some or all of my book on Smashwords with a short-term coupon code. As an example for the early birds, the the following code to obtain 50% off my latest novel, The Ghouls of Calle Goya, until 100 have been sold:
I will try this system out until I find a better way of doing it, and tweak it in the meantime. If you would like to be kept informed of my progress and the discounts as they appear, sign up for the newsletter on my profile page using the link above.
There is no actual newsletter at the moment, but Smashwords will inform you of any new discounts on my books. My real newsletter is at:
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