Publishing

Boost your book marketing efforts by using PickFu to test book titles and covers with potential readers targeted by literary preference, reading frequency, and more.

Which One Won: fitness book covers

In the oversaturated market of fitness books, one of the best ways to choose a book cover that will stand out is to split test your choices with a highly …

Which One Won: Boomer book title

OK, boomer. You’ve written a memoir with valuable advice for younger generations. How do you know your book title will make them want to read it? That’s the question this …

thriller book title

Sometimes the hardest thing about writing a book is coming up with the title. The wrong one can drive readers away, while the right one can bring them running. So …

How to sell audiobooks

Audiobooks are all the rage in the publishing industry, with platforms such as Audible and Apple Books offering listeners thousands of options. If you’re an author, the first thing to …

self-help book cover

A self-help book cover should hint at the message tucked within its pages. A book about relationships might show a couple on the cover, for example. But what about a …

Satisfied and happy smiling girl lying on sofa in room, and writing notebook

All writers have their own creative process. Some are pantsers who fly by the seat of their pants. Others are planners who use outlines so they always know what’s going …

Which One Won: one word book title

Some of the most memorable book titles are one word long. Holes. Americanah. Atonement. Beloved. It. But how do you know if your idea for a one-word book title is …

Which One Won: Niche book covers

If you’ve written a book on a highly specific subject, how do you choose the best cover? Narrowly define your target audience in a PickFu poll. That’s what one author …

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Say you’re a coffee business and you want to create an iced, blended coffee drink similar to Starbucks’ beloved Frappuccino® Blended Beverage. Be careful what you name it. You don’t …

fantasy book covers

Have you ever wondered if pop culture trends can help you create fantasy book covers that sell? This week’s featured poll might help you decide. An author recently split-tested two …