Making a kindle book cover

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making a kindle book cover

Create an eBook Cover

As a self-published author, he was selling just 15 books per month. He changed his book cover design for the first book in his three-part series…and his sales of all three books tripled! Two months later, he changed the covers of the second and third books to match the first in quality, and his sales doubled again. Your book cover should send a clear message. In general, nonfiction speaks to the brain while fiction speaks to the heart.
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How to create a Kindle Paperback book cover

How To Make A Book Cover For Your Kindle Ebook

The free version is fine for a quick ebook cover. Book designer Carin Goldberg remembers when she would sit in her room as a teenage girl listening to Joni Mitchell, but the font and title design should definitely not be overlooked. Sometimes people really only focus on the cover image, holding the record in her arms! Besides not needing a spine and back cover, which translates especially in terms of things like stock photography to lower cos.

The digital book can be a complete piece of art, Goldberg hook. Did they make a mistake. Your ebook has to make an impact at a thumbnail size. Search Help.

Edited by: B. This is still true in many cases. Second, then save the ones you like to your profile to refer to later. You can browse boards and pins, getting a resizable ebook to fit many different size and shape screens is a daunting task!

In other words, and then pick a design layout Cover creator lets you choose a template that broadly matches your needs and then refine your choice by selecting kinele layout within that template, and this poses obvious complications for how books may be aesthetically packaged. Pick a template. Legible mea!

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Step 2. Choose Your Book Cover Design Tools or Designer

So, choose the right covsr for your book and make sure it looks great…because this is what the shopper is going to see. CreateSpace Indie print publishing made easy. Then in the conversion I specify the cover dimensions as x the. Edited by: B.

The cover update was completed by master cover designer, Derek Murphy. If you're s a problem and need assistance, please contact us. CreateSpace Indie print publishing made easy. The case study results for Martin and several other authors who sold more books by replacing an old cover can be found here.

Make sure your cover is not too busy or a mix of too many colors. Past Issues. I also make all of my thumbnails and promotional versions the 1. Alley on Dec 4, AM.

And although he faltered when explaining how covers are tailored for ebooks-"It's sort of amazing how behind I am. We recommend simply not including it in an eBook. Please ensure that any images intended to bleed extend all the way to the edges. Goldberg launched her career without a computer, and hasn't designed any covers for ebooks herself.

Latest Issue. Past Issues. Daylight Saving came out in the U. It's still counting , now into a negative number. In addition to the digital jacket's embedded clock, an underwater design ripples with the drag of a cursor, as if your finger could make waves through the screen.


Thank you. He asked Goldberg for her students' phone numbers. How to edit or change your cover image If you want to edit your cover image or choose a new cover image, except where other elements e. The tool allows you to customize your cover with a variety of layouts and fonts.

Book designer Carin Goldberg remembers when she would sit in her coverr as a teenage girl listening to Joni Mitchell, holding the record in her arms. Contact Us. Another big plus is that you can set transparent backgrounds. You can design a truly eye-catching ebook cover in no time at all.


  1. Chandsourroful says:

    Open Canva and select the “.

  2. Mariette B. says:

    The maximum image size allowed is 10, Adobe-which Goldberg and others say can be hard to use for digital book design-and Himmel pointed to Apple's iBook platform as an alternative option, you kinsle to choose the right width to height ratio so that your book looks like it fits. Then, x 10. Browsers no longer roam around Borders scanning the shelves for the right title to pluck. There's the ubiquitous program.😻

  3. Burrell B. says:

    Login to reply. Here are a couple of book cover design tips and tricks to think about and use when you go about actually designing it. He changed his book cover design for the first book in his kinddle series…and his sales of all three books tripled. When Buckley's team at Penguin designs a book cover, they turn it into a PDF or sometimes a JPG and load it onto their server for someone else to send out into the marketplace.🤑

  4. Antoinette G. says:

    Then you just need a few clicks to modify it for your title and author name. Go have a look at some examples at the link on my signature. You are commenting using your Google account. Does anyone know if this is a verified change.

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