How to Choose the Right Book Cover Dimensions

March 29, 2018 - Book Design - 3 Comments


When we talk about book cover design, we often talk about the color palette, typography and use of images. What we rarely mention are the dimensions of the cover. After all, it’s usually determined by the book’s trim size. That, or it’s seemingly inconsequential, as most new independent authors rely on ebook sales anyhow, where ... read more »

Top 7 Resources to Design Your Own Book Cover

March 22, 2018 - Book Design - 4 Comments

We always advise authors get their book covers professionally designed — an excellent cover is a crucial part of publishing success. However, if you’re set on designing your own cover and willing to put in the legwork to learning a new skill, here are some resources you might consider.