Marketing for Artists

By Claire Changery | Marketing Your Visual Art Online

7 Ways You Might Be Scaring Off Potential Buyers

Art buyers often have as many insecurities about the process of buying art as you do, which means they are sensitive to the signals you’re …

Is your Website Primed for Inbound Marketing?

Just a few years ago, all you needed for a website to be a success was a striking design and remarkable content. Well – Breaking News! – not any …

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Preparing Your Social Media Strategy for 2017

It’s never too early to start working on your social media strategy for next year (or next week or next month).Recently, Buffer released their annual …

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14 Image Tools for Instagram

For merchants, Instagram can be a good platform to captivate followers by using compelling product photos and inspirational images. Here is a list of …

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How to Advertise on Pinterest for Only $50 - Small Business Trends

Want to advertise on Pinterest but not sure where to start? Even brands with budgets of $50 or less can create Promoted Pins to increase their reach …

Best places to sell art online

There are plenty of reasons to join an online gallery platform as an artist or photographer:<p>more and more art sales are made online<p>the artist can get …

The 17 Worst Social Media Tips I Ever Got

A couple of years ago, I was a total social media fool. I mean, I registered on Facebook because my brother Jonathan and I founded an online based …

111 Quick Pinterest Tips

Hope you find useful the following tips!<p>Add the ‘pin it’ button to your website.<br>• Add the ‘hover pin it’ button.<br>• Add the ‘follow us’ button on your …

All You Could Ever Want To Know About Social Media Marketing | Founder's Guide

Social Media is instrumental for most modern businesses. With some hosting millions of users everyday, and some users spending most of their time on …

Ultimate GIF guide for Social Media Marketers

Posting unique content forms on social media can improve engagement. GIFs are a great way of promoting a brand. Learn how to post a GIF on Facebook …

Instagram for Business: 30 Tips to Grow Your Audience and Stand Out on Instagram

Instagram is the go-to place for over 300 million people to share their photos, videos, and stories every single day. And as Instagram has grown over …

11 simple yet effective improvements to your social media content

As marketers, writers and crafters, we spend hours on bringing our content ideas to life and after all that effort, want our content to be seen.<p>Writing powerful social media copy to grab people’s eyes and win their hearts is a challenge, though. And often, when our content isn’t breaking through …

9 Overlooked Ways to Make Visitors Love Your Website

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this day and age, it’s pretty clear that a website is one of the most, if not the most, important parts of your digital presence. A lot of times, it can be the first and only touchpoint you get to impress your potential customers. So …

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Instagram's drafts feature is finally open to everyone

Instagram is finally making drafts an official part of the app. The service, which first began testing drafts last month, is now making the feature …

Artist Websites: How to Increase Your Traffic and Keep Visitors On-Site Longer

Artist Websites: How to Increase Your Online Traffic<p>and Keep Everyone on Your Site Longer<p>We live in an amazing age where practically any artist …

Why You Need a Webmaster for Your Art Business

As an artist and business owner, you have a million different things to do. You don’t have time to learn everything you need to know about …

5 Free Tools That Unlock the Power of Social Media

Social media monitoring can help you figure out what your customers are really thinking.<p>You know social media can be a great source of insight about what your customers and others think about you or your company, about what people are most interested in and worried about, and about new trends you …

What We Learned from Writing 7,000 Artist Bios

Communication is increasingly being reduced to 140 characters, emojis, and voice memos. Despite this, clear prose remains a powerful sales and …

Art

How to Sell Art Direct

Sara Bardin is an artist based out of Washington DC who has a very challenging career. It was the...<p>Artouch gallery HK Calls are open to all local, …

The New Art Gallery! Social Media Tips for Creatives and Artists

One area where social media makes complete sense is art. Businesses excluded from this statement, social media is an emotional and personal medium, …

How to Get More Followers on Instagram: A Guide to Earning Your First 1,000 Followers

You might already know that Instagram is a growing channel that lets individuals and businesses alike expand their brand. For businesses especially, …

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How to Snap Your Way to Art Success on Instagram

According to an April 2015 Artsy.net survey, 87% of surveyed art collectors look at Instagram more than twice a day and 55% look at it five or more …

Social Media

7 Instagram Mistakes Social Media Managers Should Avoid

Instagram has quickly gone from new shoes and new friends to include new products and new businesses. With over 300 million users, it’s not …

Social Media

10 Things to Do Today So You'll Kill It on Facebook on Monday

There are some basic things you can start doing now to increase your odds of engaging Facebook fans--and getting business.<p>Ah, the weekend. A time to kick back, spend time with family, travel--and a time to plan your social media strategy so that it works for you when you're not even online.<p>Studies …

How To Build A Successful Business Blog (a Getting Started Guide)

Whether you’re a local business owner, entrepreneur, or brand – finding new ways to generate business can be a challenge.Especially in the highly …

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