Formatting Matters!

Couldn’t agree more! The formatting of your ebook is vitally important. If it’s all over the place, it is very off-putting and your reader may well put off reading, and put off buying your next book.

Anna Dobritt -- Author

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Formatting Matters!

I love eBooks. You can take your entire library with you. What I don’t love is the way some eBooks are formatted. As a self-publisher and an indie author, your ebook needs to be neat and readable. When your reader buys one of your books, you are telling him or her that your product is worth their time and money. You may have written the greatest story in the world, but if the formatting is screwed up, no one will want to read it. I’ve deleted a number of eBooks from my Kindle after opening them and seeing how the formatting was. They were horrible! Next to bad grammar and other mistakes, bad formatting is a real turn off.

Before you ask, I create my own ebooks and covers.

A few tips:

  1. Don’t use fancy fonts for the body of the text except italics!
  2. Use font size 12…

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Anna Dobritt
    Jun 14, 2015 @ 02:23:18

    Thank you 😀

    Liked by 1 person

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