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Level 5 Level 5 (14,595 points)
Member Since:
Sep 5, 2009
Last Logged In:
Jul 23, 2017 5:29 PM
Name:
Walton Mendelson
City, Region, Locale:
Prescott, Arizona
Country:
United States
Primary creative media:
Books
Other areas of expertise:
visual arts, music, writing
My Website:
http://www.wm-arts.com
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites:
https://www.createspace.com/Customer/EStore.do?id=3401413
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites (2):
https://www.createspace.com/Customer/EStore.do?id=3412453
My accomplishments:
"The Music of Frederick Sommer" "Metaphysics in Jars" "Miscellanea"
Tags:
book design

Recent Activity

walton replied to Illuminated Letters

"CS apparently ate my post. I also suggested looking at Initials . . . browse dafont.com   Walton"

in Formatting - 5 replies
13 minutes ago
walton replied to Can anyone help me understand when APA referencing is used?

"Every journal and institution will/should have its own prefered style.  APA is one of a number.   Walton"

in Create - 2 replies
1 hour ago
walton replied to Illuminated Letters

"Free flowing shapes . . . do you mean something like Photoshop Styles?   There was a GIMP styles plugin.  It wasn't infinitely live but it"

in Formatting - 5 replies
1 hour ago
walton replied to Font Embedding Error Message

"PDF Properties Box . . . File > Properties > Fonts . . . and it shows your fonts . . . all font . . . as embedded (subsetted)?   My guess"

in Formatting - 4 replies
4 hours ago
walton replied to Amazon author page for nom de plume

"Didn't he have the little ditty, here's to the game of twenty toes?   Given today's internet, they might wonder why grandpa as so tame.  "

in CreateSpace Central - 4 replies
5 hours ago
walton replied to Marketing vs. Publicity

"Goodyear used to boast that it had made more millionaires than any other company around.  But I was in international.  Here's my experience"

in Marketing - 13 replies
6 hours ago
walton replied to Amazon author page for nom de plume

"This is a perennial problem, but I think that most people now accept that people can have more than one expertise.  Unless your new calling"

in CreateSpace Central - 4 replies
8 hours ago
walton replied to Marketing vs. Publicity

"For eight years I was part of a six-person group at Goodyear International . . . Goodyear Tire, with 33 major markets (UK, France, etc.) and"

in Marketing - 13 replies
8 hours ago
walton replied to Working on a fall coloring book, new member

"The only way to add an image to a post is to: Upload the image to a website or file-sharing site Copy the full url Click on the HTML but"

in Share Your Work - 6 replies
9 hours ago
walton replied to Indexing Advice?

"Indexing by Nancy Mulvany ( https://tinyurl.com/y8a7xma6 ) is often referred to as "the" book on indexing.   Walton   Bleeds , "

in Book Interior File Formatting - 5 replies
2 days ago
walton replied to Problems with Spine

"You should have paid attention!  But, you can probably get the Cliff Notes, check Amazon. There was talk of a movie, but don't expect it any"

in Book Cover File Formatting - 8 replies
2 days ago
walton replied to Copyright question

"I have had some copyright registrations take several years!   However, if you file electronically, you will have established the date and"

in Marketing - 4 replies
2 days ago
walton replied to Problems with Spine

"You've been here for over 5 years and it's taken you this long to figure it out!?"

in Book Cover File Formatting - 8 replies
2 days ago
walton replied to Alerts uploading file.

"We need to know more.  What kind of alert?  What are the issue?  What is the book?   If you're looking at the InteriorReviewer for a book"

in Formatting - 3 replies
2 days ago
walton replied to Marketing vs. Publicity

"Marketing (not to be confused with help wanted ads for marketing, which means sales) is an umbrella discipline which can include under it:"

in Marketing - 13 replies
2 days ago
walton replied to Problems with Spine

"To pick up from RC's comment . . . post a picture of the cover and put the link in a post here, or make a small image (I lean towards 4" wid"

in Book Cover File Formatting - 8 replies
2 days ago
walton replied to Is it a good idea to let Kindle create the paperback version?

"A more thorough assessment of KDP Print:     I say the idea stinks, but that's not your fault.   Walton   Bleeds ,  free, 91"

in Create - 5 replies
3 days ago
walton replied to KDP : Should I Ir Shouldn't I

"KDP . . .   This could be two things, Kindle e-books or KDP Print.   Most people benefit from having a Kindle edition (e-book) in additi"

in Introduce Yourself - 3 replies
3 days ago
walton replied to Printer variance? My fault? - colors on cover.

"On the other hand, if there are people tweaking settings on the printers at createspace, then that's not really variance. If anyone has any"

in Formatting - 7 replies
3 days ago
walton replied to Printer variance? My fault? - colors on cover.

"Several things . . .   CS uses a traditional halftone screen:     It takes very little . . . a shift in registration or a tad more"

in Formatting - 7 replies
3 days ago
walton replied to Manuscript is done. Now what?

"Here are the print guides you might want to look at.  CS's shows, step-by-step, creating a project: CS PDF Submission Specifications and"

in Getting Started - 6 replies
3 days ago
walton asked ISBN Inconsistencies...

"Today my manuscript was sent back with a red flag, stating that CreateSpace had put in my ISBN for me. When I went in to check the placement"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 0 bookmarks
3 days ago
walton asked ISBN Inconsistencies...

"Today my manuscript was sent back with a red flag, stating that CreateSpace had put in my ISBN for me. When I went in to check the placement"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 0 bookmarks
3 days ago
walton replied to ISBN from africa

"I also don't think there is a Tunisian ISBN Agent . . . maybe there is but I didn't find it listed, maybe I didn't look deep enough.   Wal"

in Distribution - 4 replies
4 days ago
walton replied to ISBN from africa

"The ISBN is a book identifier. It links the title, author, publisher, etc. It will not effect distribution or costs. Whereas, Expanded Distr"

in Distribution - 4 replies
4 days ago

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