Book validation course

How To Validate Your Book Idea

Taught by - 1 Comment

Start this course

Only 14 books show up on the first page of Amazon's search results. So wouldn't it be great to start writing your novel knowing you'll be one of those 14 with an audience? Too often authors pour blood and sweat into a book idea without knowing if a market exists for it. But if you're smart about it, you can determine potential revenue, take stock of your competition on Amazon, and discover a successful idea for your book — all before you put down a word.

Book idea validation is that process. In this 10-part course, Dave Chesson will show you a proven method for maximizing discoverability and generating sales through Amazon rankings. You'll gain the solid numbers to back up your book idea. And most importantly, you can start writing your novel knowing that others will be excited to read it.

What you'll learn in this course:

  •      What book idea validation is — and why you should care
  •      How much money you stand to make from your book idea
  •      What the three ingredients for a great book idea are
  •      How to set your book up with a competitive advantage
  •      How to move forward and take the next step

Brought to you by:

Dave Chesson Kindlepreneur

Dave Chesson is an online entrepreneur and a devoted dad. When he's not sipping tea with princesses or doing lightsaber duels with little Jedi, he runs Kindlepreneur.com, an advanced book marketing website. He's a numbers geek trapped in an artist's body and loves to dive deep into useful and actionable information for all authors.

Start this course

Discuss this course

One Response to “How To Validate Your Book Idea”

  1. Nenye Juliet says:

    Thanks for this piece

Leave a Reply

Continue learning

People who enjoyed this course also looked at the following:

How to Set up and Grow Your Author Mailing List

The mailing list is a central element of every author’s marketing strategy. It's the one main tool you’ll use to build a long-lasting relationship with your readers, turning them into repeat buyers and unconditional fans. …

Taught by Ricardo Fayet

View course

BookBub Ads for Authors

Welcome to a totally different way to reach readers. BookBub has built one of the most passionate communities of book-lovers on the planet and sends out millions of targeted emails every single day, to readers …

Taught by David Gaughran

View course

How to Craft a Killer Short Story

So, you've decided to write a short story! Many a published author got their starts from publishing short stories. It's the perfect medium for so many authors: succinct, clear, character-driven, and brief. Compared to the …

Taught by Laura Mae Isaacman

View course

How to Write YA That Sells

Have you ever wanted to write a YA novel — and actually sell it to a publisher when you're done? From tracking trends to targeting the right audience, the process of writing sales-worthy YA can …

Taught by Blair Thornburgh

View course

How to Self-Publish a Book

Be the next Andy Weir or E.L. James by launching your writing career with a self-published book. In this 10-part course, learn what it takes to be a successful indie author.Learn all the basics of self-publishing …

Taught by Martin Cavannagh

View course

How to Write a Query Letter That Agents Can't Resist

For most new authors, signing with a literary agent is their first step into the world of publishing. But to stand out from the thousands of other authors seeking representation, you first need to capture …

Taught by Rachel Stout

View course