Design your Own eBook Cover that Sells! Premium class

Phil Ebiner, Video Creator | VideoSchoolOnline.com

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34 Videos (2h 45m)
    • Course Promo

      1:53
    • Course Overview

      6:23
    • Instructor Introductions

      8:11
    • Get Photoshop FREE Trial

      3:50
    • eBook Research

      10:00
    • Rules of Graphic Design

      9:00
    • Amy's Top 10 Tips

      4:59
    • Starting a Project in Photoshop

      4:03
    • Basic Photoshop Tools

      7:46
    • Adding Text in Photoshop

      3:29
    • Saving in Photoshop

      2:37
    • Design for a Purpose | BONUS Cover Size and Format Quick Guide PDF & Photoshop Templates

      e-book-cover-size-and-format-guide-video-school-online.pdf
      1563x2500-e-book-template.psd
      1600x2400-e-book-template.psd
      4:40
    • Think Thumbnail - Lecture

      2:53
    • Think Thumbnail - Samples

      8:47
    • Using Images

      3:36
    • Stock Image Website and Research Practice

      4:21
    • Sample 1

      3:03
    • Sample 2

      2:09
    • Sample 3

      2:28
    • Sample 4

      2:20
    • Sample 5

      2:42
    • Sample 6

      2:30
    • Sample 7

      2:44
    • Choosing a Style

      7:06
    • Setting Up the Project

      2:38
    • Importing Content

      4:23
    • Designing the Cover

      6:38
    • Adding Text

      13:24
    • Saving the Cover

      1:36
    • Converting to Another Size

      3:57
    • Carbon Book Cover - Session 1

      4:21
    • Carbon Book Cover - Session 2

      3:54
    • Carbon Book Cover - Session 3

      7:06
    • Carbon Book Cover - Session 4

      5:57

About This Class

Why pay someone to create a cover for you when you can do it yourself, over and over again.

If you have ever thought about writing an eBook or have already written one, you know having a killer eBook cover is very important. eBook covers make or break the life of an eBook. Unfortunately, the adage don't judge a book by its cover doesn't work online. Buyers browsing through the Amazon Kindle, Apple iBook, or Google Play stores first and foremost judge a book by its cover.

Your eBook cover has to stand out from the hundreds of other books online. This takes a lot of skill and knowledge of not only design but marketing. In this course, you'll learn how to make a cover that stands out, gets more clicks, and more sales.

Learn from two great instructors! I teach thousands of students online who love my courses. Just check out all the reviews to my other courses. I have brought in another instructor from the UK to co-teach this course.

Amy from the UK is a professional graphic designer with a knack for teaching online. She'll take us through some basic graphic design theory, teach eBook cover research and theory, and give us her top 10 tips on creating an awesome eBook cover.

This course will have demonstrations and follow-along tutorials so you can easily learn how to make an eBook in Photoshop. Follow along with me as I create my own eBook cover for my eBook Diary of a Film Student.

Some of the other highlights of this course include:

✓ Learning Photoshop basics for non-designers

✓ How to get Photoshop for FREE

✓ Designing for a purpose and for the thumbnail version

✓ Learning the different formats and sizes for all online eBook publishers

✓ Follow Amy in real time as she creates an eBook cover

✓ Saving your eBook cover in the proper format for upload

…and so much more!!

Please let me know if you have any questions or are hesitant to take the course. I'd be happy to let you pick my brain. I hope to see you inside! Have a beautiful day!

3 of 4 students recommendSee All

Simple and easy to understand!
Walter Taju

Graphics passionate!

An excellent tutorial in Ebook cover composition for marketability and creation in Photoshop. Well done.
Melissa Robitille

Author, Editor, Graphic Designer

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Phil Ebiner

Video Creator | VideoSchoolOnline.com

My passion is inspiring people through online courses. I've been creating things (videos, photos, businesses, projects) since I was a young child. I've created (produced, shot, edited) thousands of videos over the past five years. Now it is time to teach you!

What would you like to learn?

Would you like to learn motion graphics in After Effects?

Would you like to learn how to shoot & edit videos like a pro?

Would you like to take better photographs?

Would you like to make money teaching online courses like I do?

If you want to do any of these things, just enroll in the course.  And I'm always improving my courses so that they stay up to date and the best that they can be. Check them out, and enroll today!

MORE ABOUT PHIL:

I've always tried to live life presently and to the fullest. Some of the things I love to do in my spare time include mountain biking, nerding out on personal finance, traveling to new places, watching sports (huge baseball fan here!), and sharing meals with friends and family. Most days you can find me spending quality time with my lovely wife and our cat.

In 2011, I graduated with my Bachelor of Arts in Film and Television Production at Loyola Marymount University - one of the top 10 film schools in the country. While there, I was fortunate to make documentaries in Switzerland, Germany, Mexico, and India. After graduating, I worked at Participant Media shooting and editing short-form documentaries for their website TakePart. I followed that stint with a contract at Stanbridge College where I discovered online learning. I helped pioneer their online school there. Most recently, I spent 2 years working at University of California Berkeley with the media team. Throughout this time I built my Video School Online brand to teach others the skills that I have. In May of 2015, I left the 9-5 world to make my own path. Since then, I've made more money, worked fewer hours, and only have done the things I love each day.

I want to show you how to be a better creator, make money from your creations, and live the life you dreamed of.