August 19, 2011

Recently, I came up on an article that brought up something interesting, yet a very widespread belief by some viewers on YouTube. Many people in the writing industry think that by being published means that they are a good writer. I have known otherwise for a while and there are even other blog articles on this, but I will cover it anyway.

Cover Designs: Photoshop & GIMP Second-rate

July 21, 2011

Many times, I see people asking for help with their cover designs and such. Some of them make it completely obvious that they are not using the right tools (i.e. Microsoft Word). Some of them go for programs that are more capable (i.e. Photoshop or GIMP), but still not the best. Today's post, I will be talking about why the latter is not the best option.

DRM in Self-Publishing

June 24, 2011

Many times on Lulu, I see people who are ignorant of the computer world. Many traditional publishers are also ignorant of the computer world. However, this post is not about traditional publishers. This post about the self publishers. One such ignorant piece of thought is DRM.