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Kiernan Kelly

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Promotion on a Shoestring Budget

I originally posted this to my Facebook notes, but since I know so many readers on Goodreads are also writers, I thought it might be of interest here as well. :)

I was lucky enough to sit on a panel called "Down and Dirty Marketing" at Dragon Con 2011, which concerned itself with avenues an author can take to market and brand themselves. My fellow panelists were an esteemed bunch who really knew th Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 10, 2011 23:46 Tags: books, budget, marketing, promotion, writers
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Josephine Myles Hi Kiernan - thanks for the add! :D

Jo x

♥Laddie♥ (Lee Lee) Hey, Kiernan! Thanks for the friendvite. :) GRL will be loads of fun this year.

Kiernan Kelly Thanks, Susan. I'm excited, too! :)

message 4: by Susan

Susan Hi Kiernan. Thanks for the friend invite. Thank you, also for choosing my prompt. I am very excited!

Betryal Thank you for accepting

Kiernan Kelly Hi Catherine!Thanks for friending me!

Catherine Hi Kiernan! :-)

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