I was actually ON Facebook on Wednesday, when I was knocked off and given an account disabled message.
Like many of you, I rely on heavily on social media for my business as an artist. Getting the word out about exhibitions, workshops, and new paintings is imperative. I began with Facebook in 2008, and have built quite a huge audience there over time. Now, suddenly,Read More
First of all, let’s talk about what Instagram is. I’m surprised at how many people still don’t know what it is, or how to use it. In the beginning, people considered it only to be where you post pictures of your coffee cup that look like you shot it with an expired polaroid. Well, much like how people now use Twitter for much more than just saying what they had for breakfast, artists all over the world are using it to promote and sell their art, including myself. Instagram is just an app where you take any picture from your phone and upload it to your account. Other people can follow your account, and your photos show up in their “feed,” just like Facebook.Read More