Why You Need to Write About Art

Consider becoming an arts writer/reviewer of other artists’ work. Writers are needed in the art ecosystem as critics and reviewers shape taste and are the gatekeepers that decide what is worthy of attention. Most importantly, the more you write about any art, the better you will become at writing about your own art.

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5 Face-to-Face Networking Essentials

The value of face-to-face marketing is being drowned out by the cacophony of online marketing advice. Here are 5 face-to-face networking essentials to remember when attending events, openings, and conferences.

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Relax! This Blog Post Formula Does the Work for You [Infographic]

ArtBizBlog blog formula

Do you struggle with writing blog posts? If you’re like a lot of artists we’ve had in the Blog Triage class, you blog because someone (probably me) told you it was a good idea. But you’ve never really gotten the hang of it. You fight your way through blogging.

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Fail-Proof Business Advice from 10 Years of Art Biz Coach

In continuing the celebration of my 10-year anniversary at Art Biz Coach, I share my top 10 pieces of sound business advice that it pays to review from time to time. What’s #1 ??

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Top 10 Marketing Advice Newsletters from Art Biz Coach

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Art Marketing Action Newsletter, here are the top 10 marketing advice articles from Art Biz Coach. Includes writing, blogging, exhibiting, and more. What’s #1 ?

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4 Reasons to Cherish Unsubscribes

Having people unsubscribe from your list may cause an initial moment of panic, but here are 4 reasons to cherish your unsubscribers and turn your initial negative feeling into a positive one.

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4 Starter Moves for Your New Facebook Timeline

Facebook says pages and profiles will be forced to adopt the new timeline by March 30. Here are 4 starter moves for making the change to the new timeline with some inspiration from those who have already converted.

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Low on Brain Cells? 6 Brainless Business Actions

©2012 Mel Ristau, At the Start of a New Day. Pigmented digital print.

We all have moments when we feel our creative juices are spent. Here are six brainless business actions you can take when you don’t have the energy to think too much.

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Caution: You Do Not Own the Art Review

©Catharine Carter, She’s Come Undone. Photomontage printed on Inkpress Baryta Paper using archival inks.

Wondering what the protocol is for reprinting an art review? You do not own a review of your art. Like your work, the words on that page or on your computer screen are copyrighted. Here are two options for the appropriate way to share a review of your work.

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How to Prioritize Your Online Marketing

Carolin Peters coordinates her website, blog, and Facebook account.

Understanding the mission for various online marketing platforms makes it easier to prioritize your efforts in communicating to your target audience.

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