5 Reasons why Artists use Social Media

Social media is huge. Facebook has 2 billion monthly active users and Twitter 330 million monthly users. And so social media enters every niche and almost every interest. Although traditional art is not always at the forefront of tech innovations,…

Copyrights and Watermarks for Artists Online

Do we artists need to put watermarks on every picture we post online? Should I worry about my online pictures being stolen? Should I post small pics only? Should we put copyright notices on them all?  Do we actually still own the copyright to the images when we post them online?

Building a Website for Artists

I am an artist, do I need a website? Does every artist need a website? Well, unless you are doing brilliantly without one, I would say yes. Most people would expect to find an artist online. And so having a…

Why I moved to WordPress

Regular readers might have noticed that they are reading this latest blog post in a slightly different environment. No, you haven’t landed on someone else’s website, it is still me. I have just changed the way my website is managed…