Ready to plan your book? Our geek and gal are back to guide you through the essential steps of planning your book for KDP. Let’s see how they tackle it!

Gal Eager

Planning your book is an important step before you start writing. Let's talk about choosing a topic, identifying your target audience, and setting goals and deadlines.

Geek Excited

I'm all ears!

Choosing a Topic

Gal Encouraging

First, pick a topic you're passionate about and knowledgeable in. It'll make the writing process more enjoyable.

Geek Curious

But how do I make sure people are interested in my topic?

Gal Smiling

Good question! You can research trends and popular genres, or look for gaps in the market to find a unique angle.

Identifying Your Target Audience

Gal Explaining

Knowing your target audience will help you tailor your writing to their preferences and needs. Think about who would benefit most from your book.

Geek Nodding

That makes sense. I'll keep that in mind.

Setting Goals and Deadlines

Gal Determined

Finally, set realistic goals and deadlines to keep yourself on track. Break down the writing process into smaller tasks and assign deadlines to each one.

Geek Laughing

I guess this means no more procrastinating, huh? 😆

Gal Amused

Exactly! You'll thank yourself later when you have a completed book.


With a well-planned book, you’re on your way to a successful KDP publishing experience. By choosing a compelling topic, identifying your target audience, and setting goals and deadlines, you’ll be well-equipped to tackle the writing process. Keep up the good work! 📘