How you can make money by selling old books?

Many people have loads of books stacked in their shelves that are hardly touched. One way to reduce the load and save spaces on the book shelves is by selling them. Selling old books can be a profitable business. Some people are earning there living by selling old books. There are some interesting ways you can sell old books. These are:

  • There are many sites like eBay and Amazon where you can sell used books. You may require opening an account on these sites before you can sell your books.
  • You can have your own site to sell book. Develop a simple website or blog and start promoting it on social sites. Make sure you do the necessary packaging and ship the books quickly to their new owners once you sell used books through your site.
  • Sell used books on a summer market. Many people, usually students and even other used book traders come to summer market to purchase used books. You can sell many of your used books in such summer market.

Before selling the books, you need to make a list of the books you have on stock for sale and decide on their prices. Make sure that they are in good and readable condition. Keep the best sellers on top of your book stack or list so that buyers get the attention. First impression of selling is very important. If the buyer is satisfied with the whole process, he or she will buy from you often in future.