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Converting Excel workbook to 300dpi high definition publishable tiff (after converting to pdf)

I got really frustrated when trying to convert my charts and excel worksheets into publishable content for my paper. Went through several stack overflow questions and used ghostscript to make it possible. 198 more words


Bargain Book Covers for Self-Published Authors

I love books. Ask anyone who knows me and they’ll tell you the same. Unfortunately, I don’t have time to both write my own books and read every single other book that pops up in Amazon or my local bookstore. 969 more words


Creating mock ups for your mobile app for free

An important part of showcasing your mobile app is creating neat mock ups with your screenshots. There a couple of paid services which can do this for you. 447 more words

Book covers made easy at long last

As a self published author, I have pretty much done everything myself. From page layouts for my books to typesetting, editing, publishing, marketing and so forth. 235 more words

Wednesday, November 30

Class Starter:  How to pitch a new invention

Today I want you to use headphones to watch and listen to this fascinating TED Talk given by Manu Prakash, who shows an invention created by two of hie students!   77 more words


Monday, November 28

Class Starter: What do these images all have in common? Class Activities:  Introduction to Gimp

Today we will experiment with the application GIMP.  GIMP is a free and open source image editor. 69 more words