Creating a DIY book cover with GIMP

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Your book cover should pop without being too intricate. Even if your story is a horror story, guts and blood aren't that appealing when it comes to the cover.

Although I could edit a photo to simulate the disorder, the fine print in the stock photo licensing pretty much prohibited portraying any of their models as my protagonist. According to the profiles visible on the site, many of these authors are teenagers.

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And a lot of hard work. Next, scroll through and find a theme that matches the genre in which you're writing. Back cover I finally decided to limit the back cover to three items: Namespaces Article Talk. Fugitive By: Many authors that we work with dismiss this as a waste of time, but if you are serious about building up your network, there is no better way to do it. Reading app, social networking service. If anyone wishes to find me you can look up darkocean and the story Soul Tear.

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Am I missing out on something? I started to get a lot of people asking where they could buy the book and so I looked into publishing it on Amazon.

Late last year I posted a short story very short, words, on Wattpad. Wattpad is all about interaction and as such, the site actively supports dialog between authors and readers.

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There are also some really great guidebooks on there as well. Wow, thank you for the comprehensive DIY post! I have been with Wattpad for several years now and am happy to share my works with readers.

Worries about people breaching copyright; and 2. Wattpad Next. Im a lil bit confused about how wattpad works. Thanks for sharing! Not Helpful 6 Helpful Hope I helped you! Then use paint for your font or use fontspace.

Spark features Beautiful typography Choose from a variety of free professionally designed fonts for every occasion. I started GIMP and dropped the template into the empty window.