A book cover tells a visual story using color, font, and illustrations. It should be unique and distinctive. A properly designed book cover should include the title, author’s name, and a design. It can also include the subtitle, publisher, and a brief quote.
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Choosing Your Book Title
Is your title original? Using a title that is the same or very similar to another book makes it hard for your title to stand out. Do your title research in advance.
Does the book title convey correctly the content of the book? It’s how your book introduces itself. The subtitle will explain the book and provide context.
Is the book title intriguing & compelling?
Is your title memorable? If your title is too short or too long, people won’t remember
Cassandra V. Fulwood ISBN stands for International Standard Book Number, meaning it’s an internationally recognized identification number. It is a number assigned to a book that identifies and registers it worldwide. It links essential information about the book, such as title, edition, publisher, etc. It is a number in the barcode (how the actual number is translated and readable by a scanner) on the back cover of every book. An ISBN enables more efficient marketing and dist
Cassandra V. Fulwood Types of Professional Book Editing Manuscript Critique This high-level examination looks at narrative voice, plot, and character development. Feedback is given on items that will help improve your overall story. Comprehensive Edit / Line Edit This comprehensive edit addresses structural issues as well as a line edit, which looks closely at writing style and language. Copyedit A copyedit reviews technical flaws—issues with spelling, grammar, and punctuatio
Cassandra V. Fulwood Importance of marketing your book
Marketing and promoting your book is just as important as writing and publishing it. Without it, your book is in the universe with not many people being aware.
The title is catchy and interesting. The cover is stunning. Your book is intriguing and captivating. Yet with all that in place, you may experience limited results. In order to garner a good following of readers, you must market your book sooner rather than later
Cassandra V. Fulwood The world is already spending voluminous amounts of time on electronic devices (computer, PC, Mac, laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.), why not an ebook? Why eBooks?: No trees are needed. Therefore, they cost less. Instant delivery and access upon purchase. Portability. They can go anywhere easily. No physical storage space needed. They are searchable. Rather than flipping through pages, merely keyword search. They can be interactive by including audio, vid
Cassandra Fulwood Benefits of Writing Children’s Book Entertaining, teaching, and bringing joy to kids are enormously gratifying reasons for publishing a children’s book. Depending on the age, they are typically shorter than a book meant for adult readers. The process may take less time to conceive, write and publish. #CTP #cassystouch #benefits #benefit #childrensbook #childrensbooks #childrensbookillustration #kidsbooks #kidsbook #writing #writingcommunity #writingprompts #
Cassandra V. Fulwood Traditional Publishing vs. Self-publishing Traditional Publising You write the book and wait to get offered a publishing contract. If a contract is offered, the publisher will oversee the book publishing process from editing, formatting and designing. Self Publishing You write the book and initiate the publishing process. This means you will have your book edited, formatted, add designed and choose how to publish and market the book. #CTP #cassystouch #Ca