Freeware/shareware sites provide a unique opportunityto market your eBooks. This type of marketing methodallows the buyer to try your eBook on their computerbefore paying for it. You simply password protect partof your eBook.There are numerous freeware/shareware sites on the Internet.Most offer software. Siteswise
There are some, however, which willallow ebooks in EXE format to be listed and sold assoftware.After you begin to utilize this avenue of marketing you’llbegin to notice a steady stream of sales. Many of the sitesalso list the number of downloads you have had, next to thetitle of your eBook listing, making it easy to track your sales.Unfortunately at this time you cannot upload PDF ebooks,they are considered documents and not software.One thing you will have to watch out for are the siteswhat charge a fee for listing your ebook.What I do is list my ebook at the free sites first.Then I take some of the profits from those sales andapply it to the sites that charge a fee.The sites that charge a fee are the larger sitesand many people have sold thousands of copies of theirebooks on them.One more thing to know about freeware/shareware sites.In order to qualify to have your ebook on the sites youmust be able to give it away for free.Now, those of you who are selling your ebook thereis an easy way to accomplish this. You simply makeanother copy of your ebook, and this time you passwordprotect most of it.