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Nov 28, 2014
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the seed
Covers  |  

5 Genre Novels Whose Authors Did the Cover Design Thing Very Right.

You can tell a book by its cover

Crowdsourcing 1
The Brilliance of a Book Cover  |  

Crowdsourcing Cover Design?

The entire publishing industry is in a state of ongoing change and every passing week brings a new trend and a new set of rules.

the burning
Feature  |  

Yes, We Really Do Judge Books by Their Covers

According to Mark Coker, Smashwords’ founder, there’s a clear connection between great covers and great sales. “In addition to promising what a book will deliver, the [cover] image also promises (or fails to promise) that the author is a professional, and that the book will honor the reader’s time.”

Freeways
Cover Me  |  

Presenting April’s “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Gone are the days when indie books were immediately recognizable via their crappy covers.

john 5
Cover Me  |  

Why it’s best if I let my wife handle my book jacket designs

It’s difficult to say when my book jacket hobby became a sickness, but it was likely about the time I started writing books simply for the sake of creating covers for them. That’s when I knew I needed help. Again, my wife to the rescue. A professional graphic designer as well as artist, she has wrested from me the tools of my day-glow debauchery.

The Fishers of Paradise
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Presenting March’s “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Gone are the days when indie books were immediately recognizable via their crappy covers.

The After Life
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Presenting February’s “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Gone are the days when indie books were immediately recognizable via their crappy covers.

Tunnel-Vision
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Presenting January’s “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Gone are the days when indie books were immediately recognizable via their crappy covers.

The Ming Storytellers
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Presenting the Latest “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Gone are the days when indie books were immediately recognizable via their crappy covers.

Why-Leadership-Sucks
Cover Me  |  

Presenting November’s “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Gone are the days when indie books were immediately recognizable via their crappy covers.

Sarah-and-Gerald
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Presenting October’s “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Gone are the days when indie books were immediately recognizable via their crappy covers.

Create-iPhone-Apps-That-Rock
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Presenting September’s “Ebook Cover Design Awards”

Man oh man, when it all comes together it really works. Here the talented illustrator and designer Kyle T. Webster hits it out of the park by really capturing the fun and excitement and hypnotic attachment we have with our smartphones. Powerful graphics and a constant focus on the task of the book cover clearly set this one apart.