Before you post a cover, you will need to confirm that:
Your cover is original and is not available and will not be available, for sale anywhere else. (You can pull your covers anytime, we will need 30 days notice)
Covers using Stock Photography, must be created using at least 2 images. That way your cover will be original and will not be duplicated.
You determine how much you want to charge and automatically get paid 48 hours after your cover is sold.
Artist Compensation for Covers Sold: You determine how much you want to charge and automatically get paid 48 hours after your cover is sold. The Standard Commission paid to the Artist is based on when you registered with SPBC. Artists who have registered before February 1st, 2020 and have sold more than 500 covers will receive a 65% commission.
Artists registered with SPBC before February 1st, 2020 and have sold less than 500- covers, will receive a 60% commission All Artists who register after February 1st, 2020 will get a flat 50% commission on all covers sold. Distributor shall pay such sum to Artist within ten (10) days of Distributor’s receipt of the applicable license fees. A $1 fee will be collected on every cover SOLD to cover storage space for all the artist's work on our servers. When a back cover/spine project is requested, the fee paid is $75. The project must be created in Adobe InDesign. Payment will be made after the Distributor has received the final working files: jpg background and the Adobe InDesign file. A $1 fee will be collected on every cover SOLD to cover storage space for all the artist's work on our servers. There is no fee to post covers.