CCT: Promotion and Marketing

 

Promotion and Marketing

 

E-Marketing and Event Listings:

E-Commerce 

Social Media as a Marketing Tool 

 

Marketing Your Art

 

CultureConnect

A free, statewide (CT) online events calendar where you can list upcoming exhibitions.

 

East Coast Artisan  
Free listing service for craft shows

 

 

Web Sites and Online Galleries:

 

AreaArtist

An online gallery promoting Connecticut art and artists, and offering artists information on local show opportunities.

 

ArtPromote offers loads of resources and links, including:

 

  • Links to web design and HTML tutorials, color codes, clip art, fonts and more.
  • Information about buying domain names, setting up hosting, and creating web pages. Includes links to webpage editors, ftp programs, and help forums.
  • Free web tools and services including link validatiors, spell checkers, and more.
  • Important tips on how to rank well in search engines, plus links to more web site promotion and marketing resources.

 

Artfacts.Net 
An international online gallery and museum guide for modern, contemporary and emerging art.

 

Artists File
A free image database and artist registry

 

Artshow  

Offers a fee-based web presence for your art

 

Indexhibit 

A website template that allows customization while utilizing a simple, organized structure.  An easy way for artists to quickly set up, build and manage a portfolio website. 

 

Other People’s Pixels  Offers elegant template-based websites to artists for a reasonable fee.  Allows quick and easy creation of a fully functional gallery website.

 

Pictobrowser  
Simple, flash based image gallery that links to a Flickr page.  Can be used to set up and embed image into a web page.  Free for three galleries; more requires a subscription. 

 

Saatchi Online 
A free social networking and gallery site for artists.  Allows each member a small image gallery, the chance to compete in online art competitions, and the opportunity to sell work with no commission. 

 

World Wide Art Resources

Claims to be the largest site for contemporary art, art news, art history, contemporary artist and gallery portfolios

 

 

Print and Traditional Means:

 

Offline Promotion 
Tips and ideas for marketing your website offline

 

Make Prints 
Resources and information about creating prints and posters from original art.

 

 

Postcard Printing Sources:

 

www.overnightprints.com

www.4over4.com

www.overnightprints.com

www.printingforless.com

www.nextdayflyers.com

www.modernpostcard.com

www.greenpostcards.com

www.spectrumprinting.com

www.vistaprint.com

 

 

 

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