Art in the Professions Week
A lot of people think this is how print sales happen:
1. Join DeviantArt
2. Upload your first piece to DA with prints enabled
3. Log out
4. Come back an hour later
But, sadly, it's not that easy - like most social media platforms, DA is a site where you tend to get back a return (in this case, CASH MONEY!) proportionate to effort you put into getting your content seen. In this article I'll be focusing on marketing your prints, which is easier than you'd expect but requires you to think about four major questions: What are you going to sell? Who are you selling it to? Where will you sell it? And how will you get it seen? If you can think up good answers to these questions you can be as glittery as Big Ang in the above gif, or at least make a few extra bucks on the side.
What Am I Going To Sell?
Look at your work - and then go to shop and check out