Join Tony Harmer for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding a cover, part of Creating Ebooks for the Kindle.
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…I really love the text, The Art of War by Master Sun Tzu.…There are lots of copies of that available and every time I get a…new device, I want to add that text, so that I have it on that device.…So because there are plenty out there, what do you think I make my…purchasing decision based on, giving that they…all have pretty much the same content.…If you're thinking the cover, you'd be absolutely right.…And so no good book, could do without a really good cover.…Well, I don't know about really good in this…particular instance but I certainly made one for this EPUB.…
So, to add a cover, all you need to do, is to…come up to the Tools menu, the top here, and choose Add Cover,.…And then I can navigate out to find a cover from here.…Although, if the file already exists inside of…the package, then it would be listed just here.…These are the two files, inside of the text, just there.…I'm just going to browse out for this one.…And, I'm going to go into the exercise files, and into the chapter 06, 01 folder.…And then in there, the Add Cover folder.…
- Reviewing ebook formats
- Converting to EPUB from Word and Pages
- Converting HTML/XHTML to EPUB
- Adding a cover image
- Editing metadata
- Building a TOC
- Adding and editing links
- Publishing to Amazon
Skill Level Beginner
Digital Publishing Fundamentalswith William Everhart1h 8m Appropriate for all
Distributing and Marketing Ebookswith David Wogahn3h 16m Intermediate
1. Formats and Tools
2. InDesign Workflows
InDesign CS4 to CC2m 47s
3. Word, Text, and HTML
4. Tools of Choice
5. Editing Your EPUB with calibre
6. Editing Your EPUB with Sigil
7. Publishing to Amazon
Where to go from here1m 36s
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