Are Amazon Ads Still Worth Doing for Self Published Books? | Episode 136

April 7, 2020

I've loved using Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) ads on Amazon for my self published books, but maybe not so much now. I explain what's happening with the AMS advertising platform now and how it impacts your campaigns for promoting your self published books.

YouTube video: https://youtu.be/eNYwxkh-FHw

Timestamp show notes (click on timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:56 Amazon ads for books used to be good

1:23 How Amazon (AMS) advertising changed

4:43 Don't increase ad spend and lose money!

7:10 Why Amazon ads are still good

8:12 2 types of advertising and when to use each one

Blog:

  • Using Amazon Marketing Services for Advertising Kindle eBooks: What I've Learned http://hub.me/alEwV
  • Amazon Marketing Services Advertising for Kindle eBooks: Are You Winning Ad Bids, but Losing Money? http://hub.me/am716

Udemy Course: How to Sell Your Self Published Book on Amazon https://www.udemy.com/course/how-to-sell-your-self-published-book-on-amazon/?referralCode=CC4046D09C80264BC0BE