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How To Sell Art Online A Beginning Artist Primer

Selling Art Online Begins With Choosing A Platform

An artist platform will be needed to sell art online.  Allow me to say that there is no right platform.  To add to that statement there are many wrong ways to use these platforms.

Ultimately you need to figure out what fits you the best.  How should it “fit” you?  The audience, method of approach to the public (example: in house search), the companies brand visibility, and how well they can target a select audience, all matters.

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How Artists Grow An Audience With Art Content

An Artist Needs To Know How Their Creative Content Can Grow Their Audience

Every artist wants to grow their art audience.  Too few realize that the subject matter of their creative content can help and hurt them.

How you present your work within your art platform can also be seen by the kind of art you create.  This key will have an equal impact in gaining an audience as any other tactic you use.

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Why Creating A How To Art Tutorial Video Is A Bad Idea

Why Artists Create How To Art Videos

I totally understand what artists are trying to accomplish when creating a how to art video. The goal in the end is to obtain more viewers.

You are giving a little to get something back. Yet this becomes a very big problem for artists. Allow me to explain through a story of a friend.

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How A Self Representing Artist Competes With Corporate Brands

How Does A Self Representing Artist Market Art?

This question has plagued many artists of history. Where can you find the right answers and bypass the bad art marketing advice?

Marketing art as a self representing artist can be doubly frustrating due to competition from corporate brands. Allow me to step you through a few hurdles to get you started on the right path.

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Is SCAD Savannah College Of Art And Design A Good School

Is SCAD A Good School For Art?

Knowing if SCAD is a good school for art will require looking at them through multiple lenses. There are multiple dimensions to the question depending upon how it is asked.

I was able to walk through the campus looking at their programs, and some of their behind the scenes projects which will soon come out.

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7 Free Ways To Never Market And Promote Your Art Online

Critical Errors Artists Make Following Art Marketing Advice

This is in response to an article by Lori McNee at the Artists Network. Some of the advice that is given can cause serious damage to any artists online brand.

I have written about learning how to market art online. This will be the first time I have written a rebuttal piece due to how bad the suggestions are.

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What Platform Is Best For Artists

Defining What A Platform Is For Artists

A platform can be any location where independent artists share their work with the world. This definition is important for it can also incorporate historically traditional venues.

While today we often think of a platform involving the internet, it does not always. Nevertheless I will bring out the key components of which platforms are the most critical and best to have.

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Make Money With Art While Keeping Your Passion For Art

How To Make Money As An Artist?

I have written more extensively on techniques or making money with art. As an artist it is easy to focus on this aspect. Allow me to recap more dedicated articles to this question you will have interest in.

Among the most critical aspects is knowing how to build public relations as an artist. Add to this knowing the best places to sell art is important. These two elements can vary from location to location depending upon where you live.

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