Websites

Why Your About Page Matters: Websites for Artists Tips

Why Your About Page Matters: Websites for Artists Tips

Writing a compelling and effective About page for your website can be a daunting task. As visual artists, we generally prefer to communicate visually and sitting down to craft an About page can feel like a painful chore on your website to-do list.

While we were creating content for our Websites for Artists course, we forged a few insightful points that we wanted to pass along to all artists. These tips will help you write your About page for the first time or reevaluate the About page you wrote ages ago that could probably use a little updating.

Do you really need your own website as an Artist? And, Why We Love Squarespace

Do you really need your own website as an Artist? And, Why We Love Squarespace

Do artists really need their own sites vs. Etsy or other third party sites?

While third party sites like Etsy or Society6 can be helpful just starting out, we STRONGLY advise you build your own independent site to provide your audience with a controlled, branded experience that’s only about you and your work— there is a lot of power in that approach.