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Monday in Art Opinion – Ads are the lifeblood of the internet. They’re everywhere online—nowadays, you can even find them on portfolio websites and personal art blogs. But is that really a good idea? Tomorrow I’ll weigh the pros and cons of putting ads next to your art.

Tuesday in SEO for Artists – Get ready for another very simple tip on how to increase traffic to your art blog. For those of you just starting a blog or trying to draw more attention to your current one, you might like EmptyEasel’s other articles on the subject as well.

Wednesday in Featured Artists – Stacy Brown is a contemporary artist whose work is offbeat, intriguing, and guaranteed to make you think. . . strangely. : ) Don’t miss it!

Thursday in General Art Advice – Do you know the difference between an artist statement, CV, and bio? Suzette Fram explains it all in this week’s submitted article.*

Friday in Artist Polls – What affects your opinion of a work of art the most? Price, presentation and framing, or something else? Vote here.

Last week’s articles:

Where Artists Sell Art: A Web Survey of Nearly 300 Artists

Want to Sell More Art? Try Marketing Your Art Through Affiliates

Priscilla Treacy: Painter and Printmaker

Why I Use CafePress to Sell My Art (submitted article)

Were You Encouraged to be an Artist?

*Every week, a reader-submitted article is published on EE with links back to the author’s website or blog. Submit your own article or learn more.

*Note: this post may contain affiliate links*

Monday in Selling Art Online - As some of you probably noticed, last week I updated EmptyEasel's art market traffic graph with new data from April. If you're ever curious to see which art websites are getting the most visitors per month, then check out that. . . read more

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