How to link directly to your ebook in the iBookstore

 

Would you like to add a link directly to your ebook in the iBookstore?

Chances are, if you’ve hired us to do your ebook conversion, you’ve now got your ebook on iTunes in the iBookstore.  So now you want to link directly to it.  The good news is you don’t need a mac accomplish this. Yes, you still need a mac to upload your epub to the iTunes store, but that’s why you hired us, right?

Keep in mind it typically takes 1-2 weeks before new titles submitted to Apple will be live – this is because they actually review every single submission.  So before it goes live, you will see a red dot next to the title which means it’s still In Review status:

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Here’s how you can create a hyperlink directly to your iBook in the iTunes store making it easier for people to purchase your ebook.

Step 1: Login to your Apple iTunes Connect account.

Step 2: Click on ‘Manage Your Books’

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Step 3: Click on the title you want to create the hyperlink for.

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Step 4: Right click on the ‘View on iBooks’ and copy the URL

Looks like this: https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/a-scarf-of-promise/id791393304?ls=1&mt=11

Don’t forget to take advantage of the 50 Promo Codes iBooks offers!

Note:
If there is an issue, you can contact Apple iBooks Pubilsher support at: 1-877-206-2092

That was easy wasn’t it?

About ePubConversions.com: We assist authors and publishers in getting their content and formatted and setup on the major ebook marketplaces (ie. Apple, Amazon, and B&N). We provide the necessary formats to publish directly to your own accounts to retain 100% of the profits from every sale.  We also create beautiful ebook covers and assist authors with print layout and setup for print-on-demand. If you prefer to DIY route, we offer a Word Template that is formatted for direct publishing to Amazon & BN, as well as POD (Print on Demand.  Dozens of tutorials step you through the process of creating a beautiful ebook without the need for any other software. If you are still writing your book, our template is a tremendous benefit and efficiency booster that can save you the cost of hiring an interior book designer.

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