The Book Designer has an article today Ebook cover design awards: do we need them?
I’ve been thinking for a while about the problem with e-book covers. The problem is not enough people are paying attention to them. Almost every e-book cover you see in the Kindle store is a mini version of the print book cover. That’s just not good enough.
It’s up to us to come up with ways to positively influence how that revolution will turn out.
Especially when you realize e-books aren’t really books in the traditional sense. We are at the beginning of a revolution, and it’s up to us to come up with ways to positively influence how that revolution will turn out.
Why not go over to the site and weigh in. I think cover awards would be a great idea.