How to use Amazon Audible

Are you looking for a new way to consume your favorite books? Look no further than Audible!

Audible is an audiobook service that allows you to listen to your favorite books on the go, whether you’re commuting, working out, or just running errands.

With a vast selection of titles, you’ll never run out of something to listen to. Not only that, but listening to audiobooks allows for multitasking, so you can fit more into your busy day.

So, let’s dive in and learn all about how to use Audible and all the benefits it has to offer. Happy listening!

Setting up an account

Great, you’re ready to get started with Audible! The first step is to set up your account. Don’t worry, it’s quick and easy. Here’s a step-by-step guide to getting your account set up:

  1. Go to and click on “Sign In” in the top right corner.
  2. If you already have an Amazon account, you can click on “Sign in with Amazon” and enter your login information. If you don’t have an Amazon account, click on “Create a new account” and follow the prompts to create a new account.
  3. Once you’re logged in, you’ll be prompted to enter your payment information and select a membership plan.

And that’s it! Your account is set up and ready to go. Now, let’s talk about managing your account settings and preferences.

  1. You can access your account settings by clicking on your profile picture in the top right corner and selecting “Account Details”.
  2. Here, you can update your payment information, change your membership plan, and manage your device settings.
  3. You can also customize your listening experience by adjusting your playback settings, such as the default playback speed.
  4. If you want to change your password or email address, you can do that here as well.

With your account set up and your preferences customized, you’re ready to start browsing and listening to your favorite audiobooks. Happy listening!

Finding and purchasing audiobooks

Alright, now that your Audible account is set up and ready to go, it’s time to start finding and purchasing audiobooks. Audible has a huge selection of titles, so finding the perfect book to listen to is a breeze. Here’s how:

  1. On the Audible homepage, you can use the search bar at the top of the page to find specific titles or authors.
  2. You can also browse audiobooks by category, such as “Best Sellers,” “New Releases,” and “Audible Originals.”
  3. Once you’ve found a book you’re interested in, you can click on it to see more information, including a summary and customer reviews.
  4. To purchase a book, simply click the “Buy Now” button and it will be added to your library.

Now, let’s talk about purchasing options. With an Audible membership, you’ll get one credit per month to use towards any audiobook, regardless of the price.

You can also purchase audiobooks individually if you don’t want to commit to a membership.

When you purchase an audiobook, it will automatically be added to your library. To access your library, click on the “Library” tab on the top of the page.

You can play your audiobooks on a variety of devices, including the Audible app on your phone or tablet, the Audible website on your computer, and on a Kindle.

To play an audiobook, simply click on the title in your library and it will start playing. You can also download your audiobooks to listen to offline.

With these tips and tricks, you’ll be an audiobook pro in no time. Happy listening!

Listening to audiobooks

Now that you’ve found and purchased some great audiobooks, it’s time to start listening! The Audible app, available on both iOS and Android, is the best way to listen to your audiobooks.

It’s packed with features that make listening even more enjoyable. Here’s a quick overview of some of the app’s best features:

  1. Adjusting playback speed: you can adjust the playback speed to suit your preference, whether you want to listen to a book at a slower pace or speed through it.
  2. Adding bookmarks: you can add bookmarks to specific spots in an audiobook, so you can easily pick up where you left off.
  3. Sleep timer: use the sleep timer to set a time limit for listening before the app automatically stops playing.
  4. Narration speed: Some audiobooks have the option to change the narration speed, which is great for people who want to listen to the audiobook at a faster pace.

But the app isn’t the only way to listen to your audiobooks. You can also listen to your audiobooks on other devices such as your computer, by visiting the Audible website.

And if you own a Kindle, you can also listen to your audiobooks on it, by using the Audible app on your Kindle.

With these features, you can customize your listening experience and make the most of your audiobook listening. Happy listening!


And there you have it, a complete guide to using Audible!

From setting up your account to finding and purchasing audiobooks, and listening to them on the go, Audible makes it easy to enjoy your favorite books whenever and wherever you want.

With the ability to multitask while listening, a vast selection of titles and the ability to customize your listening experience, Audible is a great way to fit more reading into your busy schedule.

In conclusion, Audible is a great service that offers many benefits, it’s easy to use, and it’s packed with features that make the listening experience even more enjoyable.

So, if you haven’t already, I highly encourage you to give Audible a try and start listening to audiobooks on-the-go. Happy listening!