Skyrocket your Ebook sales with a great cover.
It’s a fact that people DO judge Ebooks by looking at their cover. A well designed cover will make a statement, and your Ebook will stand out from the rest… what means that you will sell more copies.
So, if you plan to sell BIG… be sure to create a stunning cover for your product.
When it comes time to give your Ebook the best cover treatment, you have many options.
– Do it yourself.
You can easily make a flat 2 dimensional cover (in jpg of png format) using a graphis editing program, using your own pictures or images.
Some people are making their covers in Microsoft Word. You can also do this, but don’t expect to make a high quality cover in Word.
The videos below will show you how to make a book cover in MS Word:
As you can see, it is possible to make a book cover in Word. But I highly recommend using one of the above graphics programs, as they will give you much more functionality.
If you need roalty-free stock images for your book cover, you can find some good ones at Dreamstime.
Use the search tool to look up some images for your cover:
– Create your book covers online.
The easiest Ebook cover creation service that I know is called Myecovermaker.com
Unlike other paid book cover generating services, you can sign up for free, and when you make a book cover, you can preview it and buy it for a small fee. They have a huge list of book cover templates that you can try out, and everything happens online, so you don’t need to install any software.
– Buy book cover templates.
You can also buy a set of PSD cover templates, and modify the covers in PhotoShop. Ecover Magician has a great collection of PSD cover templates that you can edit. This is a great way to save a lot of money, and you can even use the templates to create book -or software- covers for other people.
– Hire a graphics designer.
You can hire a skilled graphics designer to make your book cover on Freelancer.com
Post a job, describing exactly what you need, and you will soon get several offers coming in. It’s up to you to choose who you want to work with. be sure to check the workers feedback, and ask for samples or some kind of portfolio, so you know what to expect.
– Using Fiverr to hire an Ebook cover designer.
You can also hire a professional designer via the Fiverr website to create your Ebook cover for only $5. It’s one of the most affordable ways to get you a decent book cover if you don’t want to buy PhotoShop PSD cover templates, or hire a freelancer. Click here for a good Fiverr book cover designer.