The purpose of this article is not to tell you why you need a professional eBook cover. It is assumed that you already understand the importance of an eBook cover- it boosts your brand, it helps in marketing and it will make you more money.
I know you already knew this. However, it is not as simple as just sticking any old words and pictures on the front page of your ebook.
The purpose of this article is to give you some important advice to ensure that the eBook cover you design looks professional and boosts your sales. You need to:
o Make sure you use an easy to read font and text size- There is no point in having an eBook cover if people can not read it. Do not use flowery fonts that are hard to understand. Use an easy to read font and write your title in large text.
o Make sure you use bold colors but do not make a rainbow- Red, yellow, blue and black are bold colors that should be used in your eBook cover. Tests have shown that they are appealing to consumers. You should avoid gray and other dull colors like green or brown. Also, you need to ensure that you do not use too many colors on your eBook cover. A rainbow would be off-putting.
o Try and make your eBook cover three dimensional- A physical book is three dimensional and subconsciously you want your prospects to feel the same way about your eBook as they would a physical book. A good way to do this is to ensure that your eBook cover contains a three dimensional image. If you make your cover three dimensional, this is also effective when you use a picture of your cover to advertise on your website.
As you know, a professional looking eBook cover design is important. This article has provided you with some great tips on how to improve your eBook covers and boost your profits.