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Many Covers, One Image

Many Covers, One Image

Stock photo database plus Photoshop equals the unintentionally comical clich√© of many covers, one image. One of the most persistent is The Woman With the Birdcage. The original image by Lorraine Molina of a woman in period costume with (and sometimes without) a birdcage has been recoloured, cut-out, superimposed and generally bastardised on many covers … Many Covers, One Image Read More » ...
Do Readability Scores work?

Do Readability Scores work?

Some seventy years after its invention the Flesch readability test is used by marketers, policy writers and bloggers; but do Readability Scores work? ...
Working with Kindle Create

Working with Kindle Create

Want to produce a properly formatted ebook in MOBI format for Kindle? Working with Kindle Create software should be the best route. But unless your book is the simplest text-only layout, Kindle Create is a struggle. ...
Not all EPUBS are alike

Not all EPUBS are alike

The electronic book comes in many different formats, from EPUB to PDF to Kindle’s MOBI and many others. You may not know that not all EPUBS are alike. ...
The practicalities of Digital Rights Management

The practicalities of Digital Rights Management

If you saw our rejection of Digital Rights Management, or DRM, the fundamental objections are practical. So what are the  practicalities of Digital Rights Management? ...