Studio 747 - A Lifestyle Blog for Creative Minds: What Artists Should Know About Marketing Their Business

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

What Artists Should Know About Marketing Their Business

As an artist who blogs, it's been so much easier nowadays to market myself. Although I haven't been actively promoting my art lately, I've been able to get the word out about my other ventures such as my jewelry and greeting cards businesses. I say with the internet anything is possible.

If you're an artist and you haven't started blogging yet, you may be truly missing out on many opportunities. With so many people on MySpace, Facebook, and Twitter, it's practically a crime not to be out there networking with people and getting more exposure for your work.

However, that said, before you venture out into the world of social networking websites and blogging, I recommend reading these 27 Thoughts on Blogging For the Artist posted at Problogger. I also invite you to read this post on my personal blog: Marketing Your Art Business.

What about you? What are you doing to market your art business? How are you utilizing the power of social networking?