Scaling Up My Amazon Ads

Nicholas Rossis shares how he plans to use Amazon Marketing Services to market his books in the next few weeks. Very helpful!

Nicholas C. Rossis

Well, the title says it all, doesn’t it? Following my small success with Amazon Marketing Services, I’m about to scale up my promotions. I have been reading up on AMS and to reach that goal I’m planning to increase everything, ie:

  • Number of keywords and products,
  • CPC* bid,
  • Budget, and
  • Number of ads.

* Glossary used in this post: 

  • CPC is the Cost Per Click; how much you pay each time someone clicks on your ad.
  • KENP (Kindle Edition Normalized Pages) is the number of pages people have read on a book available on Kindle Unlimited.
  • ACoS (Advertising Cost of Sale) is a metric used by Amazon to measure the performance of your Amazon Sponsored Products campaigns.

Keywords/products

Keywords are probably the most important thing to research. According to Michal Stawicki, a guest at Dave Chesson’s (aka Kindlepreneur’s) excellent blog:

  • Amazon’s suggestions aren’t worth much so don’t rely…

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Author: John Fioravanti

I'm a retired History teacher (35 years), husband, father of three, grandfather of three. My wife, Anne, and I became business partners in December 2013 and launched our own publishing company, Fiora Books (http://fiorabooks.com), to publish my books. We have been married since 1973 and hope our joint business venture will be as successful as our marriage.

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