It seems like just about everyone has either written a book, is writing one, or plans to. However, in the world of self-publishing, there’s a lot of really ineffective not-so-high-quality book designs out there.
In this episode, I’ll go through some of the key facets of what make an effective, high-quality book cover design that rivals those produced by traditional publishers and bestsellers.
The topics we’ll cover in this episode:
- What is a book cover design?
- Why does book design matter?
- The “self-published” test
- The most important design elements: the title and subtitle
- Knowing your market
- Less is more
- Get the mood right
- The wow factor