How to Use Audible

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How to Use Audible

Listening to books is the way of the future. We are living in a world of time management, productivity, efficiency and maximizing our time. With that said it has become even more important for us to be learning as much as the next guy to stay up to date and present with the world and how it is changing. How we can become better.

Audio books have changed my life and with the use of Audible, I’m certain you will find joy and pleasure in listening to your favorite. Turn your car into a classroom or a place you relax into a setting for a great fiction story. You can use Audible while commuting to work, walking around the park, taking a break at lunch, or a way to relax at the end of the day.

Audible is a platform of audiobooks and original audio content. There are a lot of benefits to Audiblewhich I will explain below in a simple five-step guide on how to use Audible. Books, podcasts, and more can all be found at Audible.com.

Let’s get started!

Navigate to Audible

Search the web for Audible

Head to your favorite browser (Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, etc.…) and search for Audible. You should be sent to a screen similar to the one above. Click on Audible to be brought to their main page. Audible is an Amazon company so if you have an Amazon account you can follow the step below to sign in or create an account.

Sign in or Create an Account

/New Amazon Account Screen

As mentioned above, Audible is an Amazon company so you can either sign-in with your existing credentials or create a new account. If you decide to create a new account, skip down to step five to see some benefits to Audible and reasons to sign up today.

Getting Started with Audible

4 Steps to Joining Audible

When signing up, you can sign up for a free 30-day trial of Amazon, but for Audible services, it will be $14.95/month after the 30 days - see image above. Your first book is free, and the beautiful part of Audible is you get a free credit each month. This credit can be used for any book, so save the expensive purchases for your free monthly credit. All you need to do from here is download the App on your devices you plan to listen with and start listening!

Examples and Best Sellers

Best Seller Examples

I’ve included a few examples of Best Sellers from the site to give you some examples of what you can find. Most popular authors and titles these days are converted into some format of Audio book. Go ahead and search around a little before you commit to Audible for the monthly fee. Cancel anytime if you are unhappy or not using the service as you anticipated.

Why Audible?

Lastly, I wanted to include a screenshot of Audible and what you get from making a decision to improve your life and start ‘reading’ more books every day, week, month, and year!

Sign up and you will receive the following benefits:

  • 30 days of membership free and a free book
  • 1 credit a month to use on any book, regardless of price
  • Ad-free, premium audio to listen to offline with no interruptions. This is a must for traveling!
  • You keep your books forever, even if you cancel!
  • 30% off additional audiobooks in the future.
  • Easily exchange books, swap them for free, anytime.

Get started today on your journey into audio books, podcasts and more! You will not be disappointed. I hope you enjoyed this simple five step guide on how to use Audible!

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