How I Sold a Million Books on Amazon in 5 Months | BUSINESS and more | Scoop.it

OK, so now I’m going to tell you my dirty little secret.


Since March of 2011, I’ve been secretly downloading and reading $.99 Kindle Singles by John Locke. There, I’ve said it. I’m a Donovan Creed junkie.

 

I had only told a few close friends about this little reading problem because I just didn’t see how a busy, professional, mature woman who normally devours business and marketing books could get caught up in a cheesy spy-like novella featuring the adventures of a handsome, likable CIA assassin.

 

As it turns out, I had been targeted. Yes, this was all the result of a well-thought-out marketing plan and a turned-around mind-set that propelled an unknown businessperson turned writer into the first self-published author to have sold 1 million books on Amazon...