How to Find Comp Titles for Your Fiction Novel Using Amazon (Book Market Research Part I)

Since I’ve been revising my novel and considering self-publishing, I’ve been giving a lot of thought to things like researching reader expectations within my genre(s), copywriting, positioning a book by selecting appropriate categories and keywords on Amazon (or elsewhere), considering my book’s comp titles, and generally understanding how marketing works (and also what it is). A lot of this, I realized, has basically been my attempt to do some basic market research.

Why is this important?

Well, if you are a writer, like me, and are curious to learn how doing any of this stuff can actually help you become a better writer—regardless of whether you plan on self-publishing or going the traditional route—then you should definitely check out this first part of my video series!


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