In a recent blog post, we predicted that Dec. 26th would be one of the highest traffic days for new readers buying eBooks. We crunched the numbers and are happy to report that indeed, the day after Christmas – when millions of folks were playing with their shiny new e-readers and tablets – eBook downloads doubled, then spiked again Dec. 29th. Take a look:
With that, we’re pleased to announce the winner of Download Day and $100 off their new Lulu purchase :
Buddy World Books
by Paul Woodward
Paul used the free sample method for generating buzz for his works and climb to the top of the bestseller list. You can learn how to use this method for your own works by checking out our recent post on Making More Off Your eBooks by Selling Them for Free.
Runner-up with their Lulu Short Story Contest submission:
The Littlest Ninja
by Criscelle Henderson and Micah Bonnell
These two authors submitted this work back in November for the Lulu Short Story Contest. It just goes to show you how some promotion can help spike your visibility, no matter how recently you’ve published. Way to go you two.