Writing for Kindle owners

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Fri Sep 11, 2015 12:43 pm Post

Those who depend heavily on their Kindle market may find this "Anatomy of a Kindle Owner/User" helpful.

http://www.writtenwordmedia.com/2015/09 ... ndle-owner

Here are the highest statistics:

    24% are influenced to buy through websites and blogs.

    Facebook is the top discovery and discussion site.

    42% read to relax.

    78% have read more than seven books in a series.

    41% like FreeBookssy.com to discover new books. You might post your first book in a series there for free, get them hooked, and sell the rest.


    25% want most love/warmth in a story. Romantic novels anyone?

    Kindle owners buy an average of 8.92 books a month (Amazing! How do they find the time?)

    70% enjoy series and standalone books equally.

Just keep in mind that the sample they took may not be representative of all Kindle owners.

--Mike Perry, Inkling Books, http://inklingbooks.prosite.com