Choosing from a list of book cover finishes can be a daunting task. After all, it’s hardly the first thing authors think of when designing their book, if they think of it at all. Sure, it’s not uncommon to fantasize about a nice clothbound hardcover, perhaps, with an embossed title and your name in […]
Preparing your files for print might feel like a daunting task, but ensuring the final result aligns with your vision is all about understanding bleeds and borders. You don’t need to be a printing expert, but knowing a bit about print nomenclature, like margins and tolerances, is crucial to ensure your final product is
You’ve poured your heart and soul into your story, and now it’s time to take that story and publish a book. Sharing your work with a world of eager, like-minded readers is the goal of any author, and as you embark on this adventure, we’re here to guide you toward self-publishing success, simplifying the
Self-publishing pricing can be mystifying for any writer, regardless of experience level. To get you on the right track, let’s take a look at some of the more common questions we receive here at Presto Page regarding our pricing policies. How much is shipping? Ground shipping is free! We also offer expedited shipping at
Self-publishing book production can offer an overwhelming number of choices to any author, regardless of experience level. To get you on the right track, let’s take a look at some of the more common questions we receive here at Presto Page regarding our book production processes. Which is better, perfect binding or spiral binding?
Self-publishing can be overwhelming for any writer, regardless of experience level, and one of the trickiest parts is learning to prepare files for publication. To get you on the right track, let’s take a look at some of the more common questions we receive here at Presto Page about the file-prep process. How do
Correctly choosing from our several types of paper stock can be a crucial decision. Like you, we believe there’s no substitute for the look and feel of a real book. It’s a tactile experience as well as an intellectual one, and this experience will help your story stick with readers long after it’s finished.
Looking to elevate your next project to a work of art? Consider foil stamping and embossing, a decorative process that will transform any book cover from average to awe-inspiring. Foil stamping is a process in which a thin sheet of metallic foil is imprinted onto the cover’s surface using heat and pressure. This process
Choosing the perfect binding for your literary masterpiece is never an easy choice. Luckily, this guide will help you make an informed decision, no matter where you are on your publishing journey. Perfect Binding Perfect binding is a popular choice for novels and most types of non-fiction. Pages in a perfect-bound book are attached