This is a very important aspect of your book. The Book Cover makes or breaks your book sales!

Your have several options:

  • Make your own cover
  • Use cover maker software
  • Employ the services of a freelancer
  • Employ the services of a Graphic company

But whatever you decide to do, make sure that your cover look professional.

Some things to look out for when designing your book cover:

  • Make sure that the font color is a color that can be seen when the image is reduced to a thumb print
  • Do not use elaborate fonts that become indecipherable when reduced to thumb print size
  • Use bold images and colors that stand out
  • Make sure that your cover looks interesting
  • Make sure that there are no spelling mistakes on your cover!
  • Make sure that your book cover is relevant to the book, this is what is going to interest the reader into wanting to read your book!
  • Make sure that you have the author name on your book cover – most aggregator insist on this