- What is Kindle Vella?
- How does Kindle Vella work for authors?
- How do Vella authors get paid?
- Is Kindle Vella for you?
What is Kindle Vella? And Should You Join as an Author?
Amazon announced the launch of the new Kindle Vella program in April 2021, a few months before actually making it available to readers — already pre-loaded with hundreds of stories from authors.
Kindle Vella is Amazon’s foray into the “serialization market,” currently dominated by established apps such as Wattpad or Radish, and with a readership consisting mostly of young readers. So how is Kindle Vella different, and what opportunities does it offer authors? That’s what we’ll uncover in this post.