eBook Covers: Screen Fonts vs. Print Type

Are you designing your own eBook cover? Great! Here’s how to choose a font for the title and other text on your cover. (And BTW< this is not something that’s worth obsessing over. You have a lot going on right now – and obviously, your first concern needs to be writing a great eBook.) The […]

Make Your eBook Into a Magazine

With my upcoming audio product eBook Fast Lane, I’m including a slim workbook for eBook creators. Here’s how you too can create an eBook that is also a magazine. HP has a service called MagCloud, and it is exactly what it sounds like: a cloud printing service for magazines. Yes, you can upload your mailing list, […]

10 Things Authors Should Know About QR Codes

I’ve spent the last year working with a firm here in the US, doing research and application development related to the use of QR codes for marketing. As a writer, I’m always on the lookout for how everything I encounter relates to information marketing, and I’ve summarized here some points that Authors in particular should […]

Free Books: A Viable Business Model?

The debate surrounding free content has become so heated it melts the keyboards of most Bloggers, Musicians, Visual Artists and other Creators. But does it work for Authors? Anyone who’s published a book knows that you’re expected to give away a few things for free, including sample chapters, and of course review and publicity copies […]