New #AmazonCart Hashtag to Drive Amazon Sales thru Twitter

This new Amazon feature is very well explained and great news for authors and readers. Thanks Chris for bringing it to our attention.

chrismcmullen

Amazon Cart

#AmazonCart

When I logged into Author Central this morning, I saw an announcement for a new feature called AmazonCart. If you visit Author Central, you can find the announcement there.

https://authorcentral.amazon.com

The new AmazonCart feature works with Twitter:

  • If a Twitter user receives a tweet with a link to an Amazon product, the customer can reply to the tweet adding the #AmazonCart hashtag.
  • If they have connected their Twitter accounts to Amazon, replying to the tweet with the AmazonCart hashtag will add the product from the tweet to their cart at Amazon.
  • At their convenience, the product will be waiting in the cart at checkout at Amazon.

The new #AmazonCart hashtag will start working Tuesday, May 6, 2014.

Authors

What do you have to do to take advantage of this?

Nothing, really:

  • All you need to do is periodically tweet with a link to your book in the message.
  • Customers…

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