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How can you track research information about competing books?

Posted August 2nd @ 6:30 am by Roger C. ParkerPrint

Before starting to write & self-publish a brand-building book, ask yourself, How can I keep track of the research information I gather about competing books? Information management is one of the biggest challenges facing both new authors as well as experienced authors. As you become more comfortable researching competing books in your field on Amazon.com, [...]

What can you learn from Reader Comments on Amazon?

Posted July 31st @ 6:38 am by Roger C. ParkerPrint

Ideas and tips for evaluating Reader Reviews of competing books on Amazon.com

What other titles often appear with the leading books in your field?

Posted July 29th @ 6:44 am by Roger C. ParkerPrint

Before starting to write and self-publish a book to build your personal brand, ask, What other books often appear with the leading books in my field? This is the 21st in a series of questions, ideas, and tips to help you plan, write, promote, and profit from a brand-building book. Analzing competing books Researching your [...]

Find out what your readers want you to write about next

Posted April 5th @ 2:38 pm by Roger C. ParkerPrint

Find out what your readers want you to write about next

Advice from Tim Ferriss on choosing the right book title

Posted March 15th @ 10:01 pm by Roger C. ParkerPrint

Tim Ferriss on the importance of choosing the right book title

Lessons from 2010′s Best Business Books of the year

Posted December 21st @ 1:06 pm by Roger C. ParkerPrint

Lessons from Richard Pachter’s 2010′s Best Business Books of the year