These free tutorial videos on book design and publishing will save you tons of time and money... but only if you watch them all!
Design IS marketing
Your cover is the most important thing to get right; and the easiest thing to get wrong.
Cover design basics you don't want to screw up. The golden rule: "Be clear before you're clever."
Making a "good" cover
What does it take for a cover to qualify as good? Follow these best practices for a winning cover design.
Making a "bad" cover
Most authors get EVERYTHING wrong. Fixing one or two bad choices could have a big impact.
A great cover fits in, instead of standing out. Yours should be similar to, but better than, your competitors.
You're doing it wrong
These common myths and biases are the reason most authors fail. Make sure you don't get stuck here.
A few fiction examples to highlight successful covers. Sign up for my checklist and 3 foolproof layouts.
Easily make your cover much better by avoiding amateur mistakes. These "tells" scream home-made design.
Is it good enough?
Is your cover good enough? Are you sure? Find out how to test your cover before you publish.
Best fonts per genre
Where and how to find fonts. Don't forget to sign up for my checklist of 300+ fonts for every genre.
Where to find images
Where to find professional images you can use without getting sued (seriously, don't skip this).
Stock photo licensing
Make sure you choose the right option, or you'll get in trouble when your book sells too many copies.
These are the OLD videos - don't get left behind!
Book design has changed a lot in the last few years - make sure to sign up for my NEW cover design tutorials. You'll also get a package of free starter templates and TWO free books to help you publish and launch a bestseller.