In the current economic climate, it's easy to just make an excuse for not doing well in your art business.
"I'm not doing well because of the economy" is something I hear all the time. If you ask me, I think it's a bunch of baloney because there are many people out there who are doing well despite the poor economy.
I want to share this article by Darla Dixon titled "Grow Your Art Business During a Recession". Darla offers a list of excellent tips and ideas that not only artists can use, but any entrepreneur could utilize.
One thing I would add to the list is to learn search engine optimization so that you can get your website ranking high in the search engines. Here are SEO tips and strategies that I share over at Online Business Resources.
By the way, Darla Dixon offers cool pencil portraits drawn from photos.
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