Publishing services platform Vook has launched a new dashboard through which publishers and authors can track sales data across retailers. Dubbed “Author Control,” the dashboard is Vook’s first step in creating a larger data tool for its customers.“I want to build a Google Analytics for ebook data,” said vook co-founder Matt Cavnar.In addition to this sales data dashboard, Vook recently acquired Booklr, an ebook data start-up. Booklr data is not yet integrated into the Author Control dashboard.“The dashboard we’ve got uses our proprietary technology and we’re going to be building in the Booklr data later,” said Cavnar. “We wanted to nail the core and will add other pieces based on feedback.”Related: Comprehensive DBW Reports on Authors Bundle, 2013-2014 [Press Release]Vook Releases Free Daily Sales Tracking for Any Author, Any Book, and All Major RetailersVook’s new Author Control dashboard offers powerful tools to help authors track daily and historical book performance across major retailers, measure sales and unit downloads, and adjust their marketing to sell more booksLeading ebook technology company Vook today launched Author Control, a daily market intelligence dashboard that allows authors to track the sales and unit downloads of their books in Amazon, Amazon KDP, iBooks, Barnes & Noble, …read more

Via: Digital Book World