September Earnings

Butterfly T-Shirt

September was another disappointing month for sales but a good month for learning about the POD business. I had no sales on Merch by Amazon or TeePublic. I did add a lot of design to TeePublic and have now started to replace designs on Merch. I hope what I have been learning about keywording, description writing […]

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Better Than Greeting Cards

Gift Books

I have been thinking about using low content books as a replacement for greeting cards. I think anyone would be happy to receive a handy notebook or journal that they can actually use instead of a card that just gets shoved into a drawer (or thrown away).  For $5 to $7, which is not out […]

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August Earnings

Halloween

Monthly Results For August I sold more book on KDP in August than I did in July but the dollar amount was less. Both numbers were well under what I had hoped for. I had a few sales on Redbubble but that only came to $13.88. I am starting to push this account and the […]

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July Earnings Report

Creative Fabrica Fonts

Kdp Results July KDP earnings were less than a dollar different from June. I am not really getting the results I want but I am doing things that, I hope, will imrove my future sales. I am running some Amazon Ads as well as trying to do better keywording. From my reading, I understand that […]

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June Earnings Report

KDP Cover

I am disappointed in my POD business progress so far. I had high hopes for June earnings but, they were actually below May. I just have not found the recipe for big sales yet.  I wont give up on it – I just have to keep trying to find the key that unlocks profit. Redbubble, Merch […]

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May Results

Redbubble

​While not all I had hoped for, May was my best month yet. I had a few sales on Redbubble –  and a few issues too. Most of my sales were on KDP though.​Redbubble​I only had about $23 in sales on Redbubble. The issues I had were not worth the results.  As I wrote in my […]

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Print On Demand And Covid-19

Coronavirus

To the printed product customers who have contacted me about delays in receiving your orders, I am truly sorry you are experiencing this!​How POD Works​I want to start with a brief introduction to the print on demand process. An artist or design, like me, creates text and or images that ​they believe will look good on […]

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Results For April

Burgers

​April Results​My April results were slightly better than March but not by much. I had 23 book sales on KDP, 5 Redbubble sales and none on Merch By Amazon which was still closed. I also has 1 sale on TeePublic even though I ha​d not been adding products there.​​The results of my other April ​goals […]

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March KDP and Other Results

Coronavirus

​March was a strange month. Coronavirus kept all of us close to home and had an effect on Merch By Amazon and Kindle Direct Publishing.  Merch has been shut down temporarily here in the US. KDP is still open but shipment of most no and low content books is taking much longer than normal. Also, design […]

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KDP February Results

Garden Planner

​By February 12th I had uploaded over 300 low content books to Kindle Direct Publishing but​, 125 of those were still in review status – some going back as far of the 4th of the month. I decided to ​slow my uploads for a few days to let Amazon catch up and to do more research […]

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