AME Blog Carnival: tips and tricks for writers and authors – June 3, 2013

by | Jun 3, 2013 | Book Marketing Basics, Social Media for Authors

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Welcome to the June 3, 2013 edition of tips and tricks for writers and authors. We have some great tips on self-publishing, writing, and publishing for this week’s issue. Thank you to the contributors!

Getting Published

Lauren Sapala presents Do You Know the One Thing to Do Before Finding an Agent? | Lauren Sapala posted at Lauren Sapala, saying, “I can be contacted at”

manuscript for query


Nick Daws presents Using Amazon KDP’s New Cover Creator posted at Nick Daws’ Writing Blog, saying, “Kindle authors can now use a free Cover Creator tool in Kindle Direct Publishing. In this post I talk about my experiences testing the new tool and reveal a cover I designed with it!”

Brian Cormack Carr presents How To Build Your Author Platform – Brian Cormack Carr posted at Brian Cormack Carr, saying, “Platform-building for self-published authors. This is a beginner’s perspective – my first book comes out on June 8th!”


Angela Greenfield presents Show, Don’t Tell posted at, saying, “This post has helped writers consider the benefits of showing versus telling when writing fiction.”

That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of tips and tricks for writers and authors using our carnival submission form. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.

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  1. Brian Cormack Carr

    Thanks for featuring my post in the Blog Carnival. Nice to be in such great company!

    • Paula

      Thank you for contributing to the Blog Carnival!

  2. Lauren Sapala

    So honored to be featured in the Blog Carnival! Excited to check out all of this great advice!

    • Paula

      Thank you for contributing to this week’s carnival!


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