…in publishing, there is a magnificent tool that changes the playing field. A tool that, if created and used properly, can quickly and seamlessly create intense interest in you, your creation and your expertise.I don’t know that the cover is the “magic key that opens the door to success,” but it is important. You’re in a store. You pick up a book, look at the cover, and set it down. The cover doesn’t appeal to you.
The magic key that opens the door to success with any book is your book cover.
But a compelling book cover can draw the reader in and get them to read the back cover blurb, read the opening, and then buy your book.
Simply put, a book cover, designed and leveraged properly, and coupled with your great content can do all this for you and much more.Those of you who have self-published, did you go the extra mile or the extra bucks to make your covers professional looking? Or do you depend on the content to sell your book?