Alexander Becker

Production Notes

I provide ideation services, conceptual and technical consulting, from visionary design to professional execution and presentation. I am an experienced designer, the creative mind behind alter ego Lyrois and author of "None of This is Real."

Ebook Cheat Sheet

Use this cheat sheet to look up some of the required information on your way to self-publishing your own ebook. I'll gladly help you along the way and in the crucial process between writing and marketing, i.e. making your text look like a professional book.

Cover

Best practices in ePub cover images:

The requirements for the size of your cover art have an ideal height/width ratio of 1.6, this means:

Make sure that .epub files uploaded to Amazon do not have a cover file. This is inserted automatically from the image file you upload separately.

See also:

Packaging the Files

On Mac OS X:

Resources