Unlocking the Secrets of the Bestseller

by C. K. MacLeod What are the ingredients of a bestselling novel? In the book The Bestseller Code: Anatomy of the Blockbuster Novel, Jodie Archer and Matthew L. Jockers use machine learning and a text-mining tool — the bestseller-ometer — to study the characteristics of the bestselling novel. What the bestseller-ometer reveals is specific and potentially… Continue reading Unlocking the Secrets of the Bestseller