How to Add Extra Links to Your Instagram Profile

I recently came across two websites that help make the most of that single Instagram profile link by providing a larger selection of links for readers to choose from when they click it.

Three Fun Apps to Help Your Art Marketing

These apps give you new ways to use your images, and they’re absolutely free!

New .art Domains Now Available

An .art ending identifies the website as art-related, much as the .org ending identifies a nonprofit organization, and can be helpful in online search results.

Most of Your Art Marketing Will Fail. Keep Going.

by Carolyn Edlund Selling your art and growing a successful business is about maintaining the right mindset.     This month, I’m working on a number of different projects. Editing and launching a new art business course. Talking with art organizations about potential workshops. Implementing a new email campaign series for the nonprofit I run. Reaching out […]

Know Your Customer

The more you learn about your target customer, the better you are able to reach them, speak their language, engage them and make sales of your art.     As you gain experience meeting customers and gaining traction in the marketplace of your choice, you’ll begin to have some idea of who your ideal customer […]

2017 Hiscox Report Reveals New Online Art Sales Trends

Online art sales are in their infancy (only 8.4% of the overall art market), and early adopters often face challenges and frustration.

10 Ways to Share Your Artist Story

Telling your artist story is an effective method of making that important connection to your audience.

6 Ways to Boost Your Online Art Sales

When a website is the means you have to communicate about your art, you must be sure to share enough information about yourself, your inspiration and your technique to make a connection with the viewer.

One Word that Can Transform Your Art Business

One of the weaknesses I see quite frequently, especially with beginning artists but also sometimes with very experienced ones, is a lack of focus in their portfolios.

Why Corporations Collect Art

What are the reasons corporations collect art? There are definite benefits to the company, their employees, clients and the community, as well as to the artists represented in those collections.

Photo Service Helps Build an Amazing Art Portfolio

ProductViz provides quality portfolio-caliber pictures of artwork. We show artists work in an interior setting.

How to Write a Compelling Artist Statement

Your statement should contain only that information you consider most important—to your art and to your goals. Stick to the basics.

Showing Your Art Effectively: 3 Steps to an Engaging Display

Placing fewer, stronger works on the wall can also give the visitor an appetite for more.

How Artists Earn: Tattoo Art

Turning what is, initially, a customer’s thoughts into a creative design good enough for them to get tattooed permanently onto their skin is what really makes it worthwhile.