Book cover test marketing poll

50 Respondents General Population

This is a completed book cover test marketing poll published on Apr 27, 2017.

The author received 50 unbiased responses (votes & explanations) from the general population in about 37 minutes.

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Please choose the cover that interests you the most for this upcoming clean multicultural romance novel.

Option B

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30/50 votes

Full Poll Results

Published Apr 27, 2017
Public

Please choose the cover that interests you the most for this upcoming clean multicultural romance novel.

50 Respondents General Population

Option A

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20 votes
Option B

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30 votes

Responses

Responses to Option A
1
It's more mysterious and intriguing
2
I like A because it seems more mysterious and that draws my attention.
3
B looks more like erotica
4
More interesting artwork on A
5
'A' would seem to be more tasteful for the subject.
6
I like that there is actually a scary kinda mystery thing behind the glass on A, where B makes me think its just another stupid romance novel.
7
Option B looks cheap and cheesy.
8
B looks like a cheesy movie poster
9
This looks more classier. More related to the book.
10
it's more interesting
11
Option A looks very mysterious. I want to know more about it.
12
There is an air of mystery with this image. Is it horror? Is it a steamy romance?
13
If it is clean, the other cover doesn't seem to imply that it is.
14
I do like the photos in B, but cover A has more to do with the title of the book.
15
Option A has nice colors, goes with the theme of the title, and is very mysterious. It definitely interests me a lot.
16
Option B doesn't look particularly "multicultural"
17
I think it is more unique and interesting.
18
B seems really cheesy.
19
There is too much kissing on option B
20
I think choice A better tells the story of the novel and represents the title better.
Responses to Option B
1
better cover design
2
I feel the alternate cover could be easily confused for a horror genre read.
3
A looks more like a horror/lust presentation, option B inspires romance and happiness.
4
Looks more exciting to me
5
While the picture from Choice B is kind of corny, the picture from Choice A looks like meant for a horror novel.
6
This version seems more appropriate and ideal.
7
I think option B is much more romantic than option A. Option A looks more like a murder mystery.
8
Option A doesn't look like a romance novel.
9
Option B makes it instantly obvious that the book is a romance and the people/photos are attractive, while Option A could be a book about anything at all, really.
10
Option A looks more like a horror book.
11
looks more intense
12
Shows multicultural couple, and appealing images. A looks disturbing.
13
I like seeing the people - it lets you know it is a romance novel
14
This one is really cute and attractive I think.
15
A looks far too similar to the promo poster/image for the horror movie The Human Centipede and that's not something you want a romance novel associated with.
16
the other one doesn't look 'clean' to me.
17
I prefer B, because it looks more like it belongs in the romance genre, while A looks like it could be horror.
18
Doesn't look like a horror film, fits topic
19
The other cover feels more appropriate for a thriller book.
20
A looks more like a horror movie, while A looks more like a actual romance
21
Option A looks like a horror story
22
Is it raining or are they under a sprinkler?
23
I like this book cover better because the other one looks like the Human Centipede movie poster instead of something sexy to me.
24
the other looks like murder mystery
25
It's more obvious that it's a romance due to them kissing
26
The other looks scary.
27
pg17 rated covers sell and attract
28
it just looks more "romantic" while the other comes off as very dirty
29
I like the more colorful look
30
B looks cleaner than A,which looks raunchy / scary

Demographics

Gender
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Age
3-17 (0%)
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Income
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$100k+ (0%)0
Ethnicity
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Black (0%)0
Asian (0%)0
Hispanic (0%)0
Other (0%)0
Education
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College (0%)0
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Gender for Option A
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Gender for Option B
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Female (0%)0
Age for Option A
3-17 (0%)
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3-17 (0%)0
18-34 (0%)0
35-49 (0%)0
50-64 (0%)0
65+ (0%)0
Age for Option B
3-17 (0%)
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3-17 (0%)0
18-34 (0%)0
35-49 (0%)0
50-64 (0%)0
65+ (0%)0
Income for Option A
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Income for Option B
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$30-60k (0%)0
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$100k+ (0%)0
Ethnicity for Option A
White (0%)
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White (0%)0
Black (0%)0
Asian (0%)0
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Other (0%)0
Ethnicity for Option B
White (0%)
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White (0%)0
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Asian (0%)0
Hispanic (0%)0
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Education for Option A
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Education for Option B
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A

Votes by demographic segment

B


Gender
36%
Male (25)
64%
44%
Female (25)
56%

Age
-
3-17 (None)
-
31%
18-34 (29)
68%
47%
35-49 (19)
52%
100%
50-64 (2)
0%
-
65+ (None)
-

Income
35%
$0-30k (20)
65%
43%
$30-60k (23)
56%
40%
$60-100k (5)
60%
50%
$100k+ (2)
50%

Ethnicity
38%
White (39)
61%
50%
Black (4)
50%
20%
Asian (5)
80%
-
Hispanic (None)
-
100%
Other (2)
0%

Education
41%
High School (12)
58%
33%
College (30)
66%
62%
Grad School (8)
37%
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