What is Kindle Vella? And Should You Join as an Author? – by Reedsy…

What is Kindle Vella? And Should You Join as an Author?

Amazon announced the launch of the new Kindle Vella program in April 2021, a few months before actually making it  available to readers — already pre-loaded with hundreds of stories from authors.

Kindle Vella is Amazon’s foray into the “serialization market,” currently dominated by established apps such as Wattpad or Radish, and with a readership consisting mostly of young readers. So how is Kindle Vella different, and what opportunities does it offer authors? That’s what we’ll uncover in this post.

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7 thoughts on “What is Kindle Vella? And Should You Join as an Author? – by Reedsy…

  1. Thanks for sharing this, Chris. The article is a well composed breakdown of Amazon’s published information. It brings out a lot of important info about payment structure that I completely missed when I was looking into this.

    In other words, don’t do this if you expect to get any payment at all… (Eye roll).
    However, it might still be good exposure — and to a completely different reader base.
    I’ve been trying to get a story together for this. With the exposure reasoning in mind I guess I’ll still give it a try. However the payment issue is hugely disappointing.
    Hugs on the wing.

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