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BlogTours for Indie Authors: Self-Published Authors need to be seen. Blogs need content. A Win-Win

BlogTour.org: Authors need to be seen. Blogs need content Over a year ago I signed up for BlogTour. In essence, a Blog Tour is a way for self-published authors like myself to get their books promoted on the blogs that … Continue reading

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400 Followers on Slideshare: English Used by the Twitterverse

Four hundred (401, to be exact) followers on Slideshare is an awful lot. It doesn’t happen overnight that four hundred people decide they want to follow your activities on Slideshare. It means, basically, that you are willing to share, and … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Reader(s) of my Book(s): Thank You!

A long time ago, I once wrote what I considered to be an excellent article for an English Language Teaching (ELT) journal. After the journal politely refused to publish the article, I paused to reflect on what my next step … Continue reading

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A Personal Message & A Catalog of Paperback Books

As an indie author, when you have written the book, the easy part of the process is completed. The more complex part comes next, namely, the self marketing of the book, or, in my case, the book(s). There are a … Continue reading

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2012 Spring & Summer Catalog of Books by Thomas Jerome Baker

2012 Spring & Summer Catalog of Books by Thomas Jerome Baker This catalog of books by Thomas Jerome Baker brings together over 40 books on Amazon, Kindle, and CreateSpace. Take your time to browse, there is something here for everyone. … Continue reading

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Meet My Publisher: Createspace

Publish Your Words, Your Way That’s the motto of CreateSpace, my publisher. In one week, I became a three time published author: Teaching Debate in Chile Teaching Academic Writing Celestial Games: The First Pot of Gold I still can’t believe … Continue reading

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600 Thousand Site Visits: #Valentine’s Day Comes Early

On January 2, I received a nice message from WordPress, my blog host. It said the following: “London Olympic Stadium holds 80,000 people. This blog was viewed about 550,000 times in 2011. If it were competing at London Olympic Stadium, … Continue reading

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