I had the pleasure of hearing Donna speak at Creative Control Fest 2 and, while I promise this was not planned, I noticed a lot of parallels between her talk about some irrational fears in the mind of a creative and mine about the irrational fears in the minds of the general public.
In the first post of this series, we talked about how a lack of focus can stop you from discovering your inherent creative abilities, and how using those abilities can change your community. Today, the 4 Fears series continues discussing money.
There has been many times in my career where I had big ideas, but little money to finance them. But if I had to name one thing that turns starving artists into money makers, I’d have have to say the web. It is the great equalizer. With time and a strategy, you can have thousands of people paying attention to your work and buying your products. And no, you don’t have to hire a publicist or social media strategist to get started.
I want to talk about four artists who I think have a great web and social media strategy, and give you some tips to walk away with…
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