Creating a photography site to sell fine art prints focusing on what the customer wants Selling fine art prints is a tough business now. Once upon a time, selling art prints on the internet was pretty easy. Then competition swooped in and art prints became a commodity. As a result, practicing good online sales techniques are… …Continue Reading
One of today’s most prolific recording artists plays a set with Dawn McCarthy at The New Vintage, June 28, 2015 Will Oldham, better known perhaps as Bonnie Prince Billy is one of American’s most prolific recording artists, with over twenty releases thus far. There aren’t a lot of edgy musical artists here in the midwest,… …Continue Reading
Melora Creager’s quirky charm school etiquette reaches deeper than one might think At the height of their popularity, Rasputina consisted of three ladies in corsets with cellos, and the token male on drums. That’s not a recipe for mass success, though in today’s YouTube dominated environment, they might stand a better chance. But their influence… …Continue Reading
I’m a web designer. If I chose to do so, I could custom build my own photography site. I don’t need a service which caters to photographers. I choose to use one. Why? First off, convenience. Even if you know what you’re doing, building a photography website, and maintaining that site is a pain in… …Continue Reading
I’ve made some great friends through social media – lasting friendships with people throughout the world. I’ve been back in contact friends who have slipped away, learned more about how people think and live than I ever thought possible. This is what social media does best. A lot of businesses use social media as a… …Continue Reading
I recently had a conversation with the proprietor of a local hotel about how many people were looking for accommodation online. Now understand, this particular market of online advertising is huge, at least in places where tourism is popular. But a quick search of statistics from Google showed us an important fact. In our town… …Continue Reading
Templates for photographer’s websites are all the rage – a plug and play image right out of the box. The Green Man Design Studio talks about what you can’t buy in a box, and why your site will fail if you don’t have it.
Point and shoot equals point and retch for product photography Photography seems to be getting easier and easier, as cameras that are capable of taking professional quality photos get cheaper and cheaper. But just because the cameras are available, doesn’t mean just anyone has the abilities, or the equipment to take professional quality photographs. I… …Continue Reading