Attention Grabbing eBook Covers Don’t Have To Be Expensive

Ebook sales have skyrocketed surpassing those of paperbacks and hardbacks. This is great news but don’t get too excited – this also means competition.

The book cover is the first thing the reader will see, so it HAS to be an attention grabber; think competition level!
If you just got a little queasy and started seeing dollar signs dancing in your head take a deep breath and relax. You don’t need to spend $400-$600 on a cover designer. There are affordable alternatives out there.

> Besides the affordable designers I have referred people to in the past you can also resort to methods like a Google search using a search term like ‘free ebook covers’ or check out or . (Don’t be too quick to settle; look at sample of their work and ask for references.)
> Another option is to  contact the local high-school or community college graphic design department and offer a promising student the opportunity to add to their portfolio in exchange for taking part in a literary endeavor.

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3 Responses to Attention Grabbing eBook Covers Don’t Have To Be Expensive

  1. Thanks for sharing your post. I had not thought about contacting the local college to look for someone to help with my graphics. I may give that a try. Blessings

  2. Pingback: Self Publishing: Cover Design | Musings and Marvels

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