An excellent blog post on using social media to increase your following as an indie. Well worth a read, and a great blog worth following too. I have been making notes whilst reading this!
This is my longest post ever (by far) on Expat Journal. It is dedicated to all of my friends out there in the Indie-world, those creative souls trying to make their mark. Agents, galleries and publishers want nothing to do with you until you’ve made it, and then they’re more than willing to take your money. There are many ways to market yourself and sell your creative products. Social media is just one way to get your name and talent recognized, but probably not in the way you think. Am I making a killing as an Indie-photographer? Not really. Do I sell my stuff on a fairly regular basis while traveling the world full-time? Yep, I do. I spent fifty-years in the corporate world, the last thirty as a bank Vice President and Branch Manger. After all those years I’ve developed a pretty good head for business and…
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