There are many boutiques in the online shopping world, so many that it can drive a shopper crazy trying to find the right item at the best price online. Amazon.com, however, has become the one-stop super center where a shopper can find all the brands and items they want without resorting to tedious searching. Amazon.com For Dummies serves as a store map and personal shopping assistant to help serious shoppers quickly find the best deals available.
In the pages of Amazon.com For Dummies, you’ll discover how to:
- Register an account for easy, one-click shopping
- Poke around the stores for deals and pre-order opportunities
- Use search tools to find exactly what you’re looking for
- Buy direct through Amazon.com auctions and ZShops
- Stay safe through the purchase process
That list just covers the bare basics that both Amazon.com and Amazon.com For Dummies have to offer . Author Mara Friedman also shows you how to be a good Amazon.com community member. She covers how to get customized recommendations, give and receive gifts, and leave your opinion for others. The book also addresses entrepreneurs who want to use Amazon.com as a means to sell their own goods. Mara walks these readers through the steps of opening a ZShop, setting up an auction, or being an Amazon.com affiliate Web site.
Amazon.com For Dummies is the first book that covers all the features of Amazon for the novice online shopper. Packed with 384 pages of simple, easy-to-use information, Amazon.com For Dummies is the roadmap you need to simplify your online shopping experience.
About the Author
Mara Friedman (Seattle, WA) is a former marketing manager with Amazon.com who witnessed the amazing growth of the online marketing giant from the inside. She’s since left the company and founded her own communications firm, Smartypants Communications.