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Author Photo – Part II

Back in June 2016, I wrote about the need for a new author photo, and my desire to hire a professional photographer “soon.” It only took ten months, and here it is: the photo was taken a few days before … Continue reading

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Amazon Author Central: Author Pages

If you are a self-published author, whose book is sold on Amazon, you should sign up for Author Central accounts and set up Author Pages on various international Amazon sites. It’s a free service provided by Amazon, which lets you promote yourself … Continue reading

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Goodreads Author Program

When I finished writing The Vegan Tourist: Vienna and started to promote it, I signed up for the Goodreads Author Program. Goodreads is basically an online book club. The site was launched in 2007, and it is described as “the world’s … Continue reading

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Author Photo

Every writer needs an Author Photo. It’s an essential part of every press kit. It’s been twenty years, since a professional photographer took photographs of me, and, damn, did I look good in those photos. But even I know that I’ve changed (a … Continue reading

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Author Ranking #6,467,418

My books The Vegan Tourist: Vienna and The Vegan Tourist: Wien are sold on Amazon, and I signed up for an “Author Central” account when I published the book’s first English-language edition back in November 2014. Actually, I signed up … Continue reading

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