Art Marketing Action Podcast: Turn Facebook Friends into Fans

Audio version of the post with the same name. Here are seven steps for artists to turn Facebook friends into fans and expand business opportunities by having a Facebook business page. [...]

Start a Fan Page (a.k.a. Business Page) on Facebook

Step 3: Click on Create a Page when the next screen opens up.

If you want to get your art online quickly and inexpensively, start a fan page (a.k.a. business page) on Facebook. While this is an easy first step for beginners to get your art online, it’s also a good idea for established artists to create this presence on Facebook. [...]

Start a Fan Page (Business Page) on Facebook

If you want to get your art online quickly and inexpensively, start a fan page (a.k.a. business page) on Facebook. While this is an easy first step for beginners to get your art online, it’s also a good idea for established artists to create this presence on Facebook. [...]

The 3 Most Critical Items on Your Facebook Fan Page

Lisa Call Fine Art on Facebook

The fastest and cheapest way to get your art online these days is to create a fan page on Facebook. Every artist should have a short description of their art, images of the art, and 1 more thing. Can you guess? [...]

Build Your Mailing List on Your Facebook Fan Page: How to Create an Opt-In Box and Tab

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One of the most popular applications for a Facebook Fan Page is Static FBML (HTML/Facebook Markup Language), which allows you to post a dynamic welcome page, add an opt-in subscribe box for your newsletter, and display your videos. [...]

7 Steps to More Privacy on Facebook

In a nutshell there is no such thing as privacy on Facebook. But there are steps you can take to protect yourself as best you can and still enjoy the benefits of being a member. First, assume that whatever goes online, stays online–forever. Behave as if the world is watching because they are. Get 6 more tips in this article. [...]

Save Loads of Time on Facebook with Friends Lists

Learn how to group your friends into lists on Facebook so that you don’t spend too much time on social networking and not enough time in the studio. Categorizing your friends will also help you stay updated on those who are most dear to you. [...]

Deep Thought Thursday: Your Blog Feed on Facebook

Are you worried that you’re missing out on blog visitors by feeding your blog into your Facebook fan page? Is there anything you can do to alleviate any missed opportunities? Or do you see it as a positive opportunity? [...]

Outline a social media mission

Judith HeartSong, Summer Pears. Acrylic on canvas, 30 x 40 inches. ©The Artist

Creating a mission the social media platforms you choose will help you understand how and when you should use them. It will also keep you from going stark raving mad from overwhelm. [...]

Facebook fan pages: what, why, and how

Facebook Fan Page for Art Biz Coach / Stanfield Art Associates

Confused about Facebook profiles and artist fan pages? Wondering why in the world you would build a fan page or why anyone would want to join your artist fan page? Find out what they are, why you need one, and how to create one. [...]