Introduction to Social Media

written by: Laurie Macomber

Networking has always been a key aspect of success in professional photography and visual art. Whether it’s schmoozing with gallery-owners and collectors, or meeting other photographers with whom to rub shoulders—people who are successful in the art world get around! That’s why social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn are so important to emerging artists these days. Not too long ago, there were those skeptics who thought the ‘Facebook fad’ would go the way of bellbottoms and 8-track tapes. Now it’s clear that social media sites are here to stay. Facebook has 700 million users and counting. The exciting Read more »