e-Book Cover Design Awards, November 2018 including Damonza, James T. Egan, Dane Low, Marc Ecob, Dietmar Vogelmann and many more
Self-Publishing: The Carnival of the Indies Issue #99 including C.S. Lakin, Jay Artale, Dave Chesson, and many more
Here’s a question from reader Pat B.: Hi Joel, Are there any rules of thumb for deciding whether text on a wide-format page should be printed in one or two columns? And if you go with two, are there guidelines for determining the optimal space between the columns? Thanks, Pat I’m not sure if there […]
Understanding Seth Godin’s Five Steps of Marketing can help authors position themselves for success.
As regular readers know, I often promote marketing and platform-building training tools and resources. I do this partly because I know from experience that understanding how online marketing works will make it possible for more authors to make a living from their writing. This is also part of my own business, since I earn commissions […]
e-Book Cover Design Awards, October 2018 including Dan Low, Lyss Em, and many more.
Self-Publishing: The Carnival of the Indies Issue #98 including Laura Hartley, Chris Well, David Crumm and many more
Since bringing our Contributing Writers on board, I’ve been amazed at the great content they continue to contribute here week after week. And also amazed at the way readers have engaged with that content. Now I’ve got another treat in store for you. My friend and colleague, Lee Foster is joining The Book Designer as […]
It can be a challenge to explain to new authors that they need to consider their marketing plans before making arrangements for book design and production. They want to know why they can’t just publish the book they want to publish and worry about the rest of it later? After all, many new authors have […]
Blogs for Self-Publishers, November 10 – 16, 2018 including David Gaughran, Gordon Long, Nate Hoffelder, Stephanie Chandler and Nina Amir