Top 10 Art Business Articles of 2016

Here’s our annual list of our most popular business articles for artists, published in 2016 …

The Truth About SEO for Artists

If you really want to make your SEO and marketing efforts grow wings and fly, you’ll need links and exposure.

Twitter Hashtags Best Practices for Artists

Hashtags are a must-have when you want your shared artwork to be discovered.

Tips for Promoting Your Art on Instagram

What stands out on an Instagram feed? Wonderful photos that catch the eye.

A Talented Artist Builds a Big Business

by Carolyn Edlund Artist Roza Khaminova’s collection of scarves and wearables has exploded in popularity. How has she dealt with scaling her business and dealing with knockoffs?     When she first opened her business on Etsy, Roza Khaminova never expected to start a small business that would experience explosive growth on an international basis. She started out […]

Instagram Interactive Gallery Sells Your Art

Want to sell more art on Instagram? Here’s one way to drive traffic to your website and increase art sales on your existing e-commerce platform.

Social Media Tips from Lori McNee

You might not become a social media superstar by starting an online networking presence, but you can get traction and share your work with a global audience.

Top 10 Art Business Articles of 2015

Here’s the list: a countdown of the ten most-read business articles published on Artsy Shark this year.

Artist Stories

Take a look at the impact these artists make through sharing their stories.

Use Inbound Marketing to Increase Your Social Reach

Interacting with fans and followers is just as important as reaching out to potential business contacts in your industry via social media.

It’s All About Your List

Built over years of marketing, cultivating and communicating, their lists are some of the most valuable business assets they have.

An Honest Look at Social Media for Artists

When someone likes a post and follows me, I take the time to follow them back, chat with them and thank them for their interest in my work.

Artist Strategies Lead to Regular Online Sales

His fans frequently share his posts, too, causing them to spread far and wide. It’s not unusual to see 50 or 100 shares of each photo, and sometimes more.

An Easy Way to Sell Art on Instagram

Instagram is a visual network at its core, so it especially lends itself to handmade makers and artists.