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Keyword Hijacking on Amazon

Can you ride on someone else’s wave?

May 23, 2024 --- Amazon is not just a sales platform, it is also a huge search engine. More importantly, it is a search engine for buyers. People search Amazon with an intention to buy something. The same applies to readers who browse the Kindle store. Can you attract potential buyers to your books by using popular searches in your book title and book descriptions? This is a much-debated topic. We investigated and got the facts about it. The truth is shocking.

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Keyword Hijacking

There are many popular books and trends. Just look at any bestseller list in any genre. Can and should you use words from the titles of such books for your purposes?

In the extreme case, this is called "keyword hijacking".

Find out what it is, whether it works, and how to use it. Watch the video above.

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5 Responses to Keyword Hijacking on Amazon

  1. CassandraShaw June 13, 2017 at 3:01 am #

    this is exactly as I thought, so I was pleased to see in numbers.

  2. Nicole E Montgomery October 30, 2018 at 7:42 pm #

    This was wonderful, Alex. On point, informative, AND funny. Thanks!

  3. Sreedhar Iyer March 18, 2019 at 3:33 am #

    This was a great insight Alex. Thanks for Sharing.

  4. Sharon D. Anderson March 18, 2019 at 2:43 pm #

    Nicely done, Alex. I follow your K-Lytics and am so pleased with your information. I share it with my students. It is a decisive ingredient to our self-publishing efforts.
    Sharon Anderson,
    Cape Cod Writers’ Studio

  5. Suzie March 19, 2019 at 7:41 pm #

    Thanks, that was informative