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Does Controversy Sell?

GrassStream I've never really "experimented" with using controversy in my ebook marketing (think "The Rich Jerk" ), but I was kind of wondering if it really works? Has anybody tried this sort of approach.

Would it really be worth my time and the defensive hassle to shock someone, make someone angry, or tap into a controversial idea. Is the money there?

Any thoughts and ideas would be appreciated!

Posted on: 12:58 pm on August 15, 2007
cafescoop I don't think making someone angry is the goal.  In order to present it you must include both sides or people will think you are just trying to make them mad and won't come back.  So in short, yes controversy sells.

Posted on: 7:05 am on August 18, 2007
ebookprofit Well I think people always go for controversies and there's no harm in experimenting but I believe it's more worth it if you try creating ebooks that is not just about Making Money but more about satisfying your readers needs & want and give them information that can help them.

(Edited by ebookprofit at 3:13 pm on Jan. 21, 2009)

Posted on: 3:11 pm on January 21, 2009

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