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3 Tips for Promoting Your Art for the Holidays

3 Tips for Promoting Your Art for the Holidays

Have you seen them, too? The holiday decorations popping up at the craft store and supermarket? The ads for great gifts sneaking into your social media feeds? Yup, it’s that time of year again. And just like the major retailers, we artists can and should engage in some special holiday promotions of our own. It's not too soon! Here are three quick ideas you can use: 1. Hold a customer appreciation event. There’s nothing better than holding an annual customer appreciation event, in my opinion. Not only is it a great way to express your gratitude to your collectors, it’s also...


Facebook Now: 7 Tips for Marketing Your Art in 2019

Facebook Now: 7 Tips for Marketing Your Art in 2019
Facebook is constantly changing, and more changes are yet to come. Here's how to use Facebook for marketing effectively as of fall 2019.

Get Smart with Social Media: Six Ways to Be More Effective

Get Smart with Social Media: Six Ways to Be More Effective

"Help!" a voice said to me over the phone. "I post and I post, but I never seem to get anywhere. I've never sold a painting on social media, and I'm not even gaining any new followers! Why bother?"I'm so glad this fantastic artist reached out for information. She thought the answer to her social media woes was to work harder at it by posting even more. But I assured her the solution was to learn to work smarter by doing different things in a different way. The following are the six tips I shared with her for being more...


What Artists Should Post on Social Media in 2019

What Artists Should Post on Social Media in 2019
Cross-posting is so last year. Here's a quick guide for artists who want to make sure they're posting the right kind of content on each social media platform.

Reach More People on Social Media

Reach More People on Social Media
If there’s one thing I’ve learned in the years I’ve been running my art marketing business, it’s that the best strategies, tactics, and techniques are constantly changing. It can be challenging to keep up with the latest trends, which is why I’ve decided to launch a new series on the best approaches for artists in 2019. Let’s start with social media.