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Top 5 Tips On Designing Iconic Nonfiction Book Covers

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Every book writer or author has the deepest desire that his book becomes the bestseller or is recognized as one of the best books in its genre. The success of the book gives the writer the desired fame and the monetary rewards, which he/she is seeking. But Despite the content of the book being a great many books fail to achieve the bestseller mark. There are many reasons for a book to get success, but two of the major reasons which are in our hands are to have an attractive title and an iconic book cover.

If you are writing or have written a nonfiction book, then before you get your book published you must select an iconic nonfiction book covers design that will attract people to your book. As a chef garnishes the dish before serving to make it look good, you must also have to make sure that your nonfiction book covers design has a good look. To design the best nonfiction book covers you have to keep some things in your mind. Here we have for you some of the tips and guides that will help you design iconic nonfiction book covers.

5 Tips on designing attractive nonfiction book covers

The Cover must be Descriptive

The cover of your nonfiction book must solve the purpose to provide clear-cut information about the book. It must clearly describe the features of the book and the benefits the reader would gain after reading your nonfiction book. It must clear all the doubts that the user has in their mind about the book. But while being descriptive you must also keep one thing in your mind that it also must not be filled with a lot of content. The description must be brief and short and also to the point  just like an example below:

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The cover must be Distinctive 

Your nonfiction book covers must be unique and distinctive in a way that it must be able to hold the attention of the people. The design of the cover of your nonfiction book must not look like an ordinary-looking book. If you want to make your book a bestseller you must enlighten your creativity on the cover, as creativity leads to unique and attractive designs and attractive designs get the most attention and popularity. Unique designs often become bestseller books. You can take an idea from the book below

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The cover must contain a Praise section

A praise section on the top or the bottom of the cover is very helpful in selling the book. It is like a review from the seller, and it builds trust in the customer’s mind to buy your book. It also improves the reputation of the book and the seller, that your book is really good and everyone must-read. A good review from a reputed person if has a place on the cover of the book works like a salesman, which encourages the potential buyers to purchase that book. You can see the example below

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The cover must have Bold colors and Fonts

The fonts of the title and other content on the front and back of the cover must be bold and highlighted in a way that gives a catchy look to your nonfiction book covers. The catchy and stylish-looking content on the cover of the book also holds the attention of a potential buyer. As we know a reader will buy a book to read the inner content of the book offcourse, but the buyer would not first read the inner content of the book and then buy it, he would be convinced by the designs and attractiveness of the cover of the book. And by making your content bold and highlighted your nonfiction book covers will really be an attention grabber.

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The Cover must have a unique book title

As we can’t clap from one hand, the attractiveness of the cover can’t alone be the factor that would help you in selling your nonfiction book. The book must also have an attractive title, which is short, easy to pronounce, unique, and also iconic. If your nonfiction book has a unique title and also a good cover design, then the chances are high that your book will skyrocket in sales and also would gain popularity in the market. The uniqueness of the title can be understood by the example below.

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Our Verdict

Those were some of our tips that you must consider before designing your nonfiction book covers.  If you sincerely follow the tips then your nonfiction book can uphold a bestseller mark in your genre. Obviously for a book to get success it must contain a really good content that must impact the reader’s life, because that’s what nonfiction books are all about. If your book is really awesome then it would automatically get promoted through mouth publicity of the reader, but at the initial level of the launch of the book, the major thing that attracts the potential reader is the title and design of your nonfiction book covers.

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