Page numbers (or folios)

The traditional practice is to have the numbering of pages starting on the first page of Chapter One. This is relatively simple in Word, but there are a number of stages to get where you want to be. The first thing to do is work out what you want in your prelims and add allContinue reading “Page numbers (or folios)”

Choosing the page size

There are many factors governing the precise measurements for text pages and margins, but here are the basic terms you are going to come across. What size should my book be?There are no hard and fast rules other than it makes good sense to opt for a ‘popular’ size. I would recommended 12.9cm x 19.8cm (5.1″Continue reading “Choosing the page size”