Book Cover Design Service NEWS TRACK

BQB Update on Design Contest

... just to get to a computer and when I did I still didn’t have a book cover because no one was selling book cover design services over the damn Internet. Shit. The Internet back then made your computer make a noise like a screeching cat and you could ...

11/17/16

Folio’s Carroll service named Book Design Book of the Year

the title was also named as Waterstones’ Book of the Year in 2015. Pan Macmillan emerged triumphant from the awards’ most popular category, Best Jacket/Cover Design, which had more than 90 entries. Senior designer Joanna Thomson’s colourful cover for ...

11/11/16

Stack magazine awards 2016: the winners

Subscription service Stack was set up in 2008 ... photography, illustration, cover design and art direction. This year’s winners were selected by judges Gail Bichler, design director at the New York Times magazine, Debbie Millman, president of AIGA ...

11/30/16

Startup of the week: Bookollective - The Bookseller

Head of digital and design Aimee Coveney has run her own consultancy for years specialising in cover design, website creation and digital media. She is a regular cotributor to publishing sites including the ALLI Self-Publishing blog and in her spare time reviews ARCs for publishers including Harlequin. Whether you need editing, design or PR support, this new one-stop agency for authors and publishers aims to buck the trend for 'impersonal' service providers. Bookollective is a new one-stop agency for authors, publishers and book industry professionals supplying editing, cover design and publicity services.

Source: www.thebookseller.com

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Is Crowdfunding Your Book Worth It? - Good E-Reader (blog)


Good E-Reader (blog)
Is Crowdfunding Your Book Worth It?
Good E-Reader (blog)
What are authors doing with their book campaigns? Typically, it's working to raise the funds for necessary services, such as editing, formatting, and cover design. Still others may have a lock on those tasks but need a far more expensive service ...

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'La La Land' Was Mistakenly Declared Best Picture, But Here's The Real List Of Oscar Winners - Forbes


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'La La Land' Was Mistakenly Declared Best Picture, But Here's The Real List Of Oscar Winners
Forbes
Zootopia. PRODUCTION DESIGN. La La Land. VISUAL EFFECTS. The Jungle Book. FILM EDITING. Hacksaw Ridge. DOCUMENTARY SHORT. The White Helmets. LIVE ACTION SHORT. Sing. CINEMATOGRAPHY. La La Land. MUSIC (ORIGINAL SCORE).

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Salem considers constructing splash pad at Centennial Park - Morning Journal News


Salem considers constructing splash pad at Centennial Park
Morning Journal News
She checked with the company that installed that one and learned the cost of a 15 feet by 30 feet pad with three water features, including delivery, design and installation, would total $23,750. That price does not include demolition of the baby pool ...


Rio Grande Electric holding poster contest - Del Rio News Herald


Rio Grande Electric holding poster contest
Del Rio News Herald
Every child who designs a poster will receive a certificate of participation. One winning poster from each division will receive the overall grand prize – a $50 gift card, and the winning artwork incorporated into the book cover design the Co-op ...


HP's latest Windows 10 convertible is a perfect Surface clone - MSPoweruser


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HP's latest Windows 10 convertible is a perfect Surface clone
MSPoweruser
There really isn't anything special or unique about the Pro x2, and the design of the keyboard itself looks a lot like Microsoft's early Surface Type cover designs. For the stylus, HP is including the HP Active Pen which now has a neat feature that ...

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