This episode explores the role of the high quality book cover and its marketing potential. Our guest is artist Brittany McConnel who shares valuable insight about working with artists. This is a great discussion for authors looking for artists, and for artists interested in book cover design.
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THIS EPISODE DISCUSSES:
- Types of book covers (their costs and purposes)
- Interview with Brittany McConnel discussing ways to find artists; how to work as a team with artists; what to bring to the table in preparation for your cover design; etc.
- The dangers of stock photo covers
- The harmful effect of self-publisher logos. Self-publisher abuse of your valuable cover space for their own free advertising.