How search terms affect how well–or poorly–your book sells

How search terms affect how well–or poorly–your book sells

predictive metadata is crucial to high-performing page rankingsHow the right keywords increase the discoverability and sales of your book

The two main ways an audience finds a new book to read are through recommendations and keyword searches. Recommendations range from casual suggestions from friends and families all the way to sophisticated recommendation engines found on websites. These engines (software programs) generate similar titles to the book one is considering or has read. (Learn more on recommendation engines from this Dataconomy article) Many consider current recommendation engines hit or miss.

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How AI Can Select Better Titles for Novels

How AI Can Select Better Titles for Novels

How artificial intelligence selects book titles readers are more likely to purchase

AI can help making title selection faster

Have you read Trimalchio in West Egg? Probably. But you know it better by its published name, The Great Gatsby. Did the new title make it a better book? No, but Scribners, the publisher of the 1905 F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, decided their title was more representative of his novel. Fitzgerald disagreed. The publisher won.

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