Many people don't know it but there is more than one type of ebook. The two types of formats are a reflowable and a fixed layout. What type you should use depends on the layout of your book. I will go over both formats in this blog post. The most common type is a reflowable … Continue reading What Ebook Format Will Work for You?
After your book is written you should give some thought to the type of font you want to use for both the cover and the content. Whether you intend to format it yourself or you decide to have someone else do it for you there should still be some thought put into it. The font … Continue reading Choosing the Right Fonts
I can't stress enough the importance of laying out a plan for your book before you write one line of text or design a single illustration, especially if you are a children's book author. Most children's books have full-page images and possibly even text. So everything needs to fit together in a way that a … Continue reading Planning Your Children’s Book
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Are you planning on publishing an ebook soon? If you are then you need to consider how ebook reading devices function. If you don't format your own books then you may think you don't need to be concerned with this aspect of things. You may think that it is the person's job that hire to … Continue reading Ebook Functionality and the Writing Process