Good data helps sell books - improve yours!
Nielsen Book research shows the best performing titles are the ones which contain descriptive content in the book record. The Nielsen BookData Enhanced Service enables you to add descriptive content to your titles such as a synopsis (long & short descriptions), reviews, author biography and table of contents. Nielsen BookData disseminates information for English language titles electronically to over 3,500 booksellers, internet retailers and library customers in the UK and to over 100 countries worldwide, making your titles discoverable to thousands of potential book buyers!
Publishers who enrich their product records by adding descriptive for their titles via Nielsen BookData Enhanced Service saw sales grow over 10% year-on-year.
Our study : The Importance of Metadata for Discoverability and Sales
demonstrates the effect that descriptive data has on sales - the more descriptive data your book record contains the more likely it is to be
discovered by your audience and to sell. See graphs below.
Enhanced data elements include the long and short description, reviews,
author biography and table of contents. To see findings of the full
report click here
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View a sample title with descriptive data added
The Nielsen BookData Enhanced Service is available to new and existing publishers who have 50 titles or fewer. Please note that the enriched metadata you provide through this service will not be provided to Amazon Kindle and other proprietary platforms.
If you have published more than 50 titles or wish to discuss the Nielsen BookData Enhanced Service or your specific requirements in more detail,
Publishers are recommended to register for Title Editor our free online
service for publishers. It is the fastest way of supplying Nielsen Book
with new title details and updates to your existing information
including adding descriptive text and jacket/cover images. Please register by clicking on this link to the online registration screen: Nielsen Title Editor