Artist Website has grown into one of the leading online art promotion and art content management providers. Focusing on English speaking audiences in the UK, North America, Australasia and now Asia, we offer best in class service for of your art organisation’s online needs.
We can set up or run your arts organisation’s intranet, internal newsletters and existing email marketing, or simply convert reports and events into accessible, highly shareable content. We have experience produce engaging, consistently branded content using Aweber, MailChimp, TinyLetter, phpList and many other platforms, with consistently high opening rates. We can also analyse your existing approach, and report on suggested improvements to make – in house or externally.
Site Maintenance and Updates
If you are unable to employ extra staff just for occasional updating and maintaining of your arts websites, you can leave all or part of this to us. From backend technical solutions, site redesigns, regular content updates, social media integration, and anything else you might need – we do almost anything web or design related, for a competitive hourly rate.
Graphic Design and Media
If your design department is swamped, or you just need a professional video of an event for YouTube, Vimeo, or your blog or site, we can help. We work with or can direct you to photographers and camera crews in most leading arts cities, and can produce catalogues, podcasts, invitations, books, films and other media content. Bookmark us for when you might need any of these services.
Social Media Outsourcing
It is becoming standard to have not only a website for promoting your activities, but also a blog, perhaps separate project sites, a Twitter account, a Facebook page, perhaps a Tumblr, and contribution to relevant industry discussions on sites like Quora and LinkedIn. We can monitor your or your artform’s mentions across online news and media, set up and integrate any of these platforms for you, provide consistent branding and company ‘voice’, and tweet, post, and otherwise publicise your activities across different platforms. Speak to us if you’d like to talk through your options, or ask for a quote.
Increasing Revenue Streams
We have experience developing limited editions, books, merchandise and other income streams, for individual artists to public organisations. Artist Website has managed the logistical, front of house and sales roles at leading art fairs, such as the Cologne Art Fair. We also have experience working at Biennales such as the Venice Biennale, and have pricing and placing knowledge to help your books, magazines and art products be sold with leading museums in Europe, North America and Asia. Speak to us for more details.
Advertising and Content Marketing
As the nature of marketing has changed, so has the need for an expert who understands both the subtleties of arts contexts, and the changing nature of effective online advertising. We can develop surveys, articles and visual media that gets shared virally – perfect for arts organisations with limited budgets. We can find advertising options that produce the most engagement for the least cost. And as arts audiences are often enthusiastic early adopters, and we can develop campaigns using Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Blogs, Vine, Quora, LinkedIn and Reddit – as well as other new and traditional media platforms.
Industry Leading Traffic Generation and SEO
Most organisations cannot afford a full time Search Engine Optimisation expert, but increasing audiences is often a critical part of most organisations’ brief, and future funding success. Why not outsource traffic generation to one of the leading companies in the field? If other SEO companies don’t know their Sónar festival from their Kulturnatta, or their LACMA from any of the three MOCAs, email us. We can analyse keywords, produce plans for meeting your online targets, and make content, HTML and publishing changes to reach your target audience around the world.-
Audience Tracking and Analysis
We also love tracking, surveying and ultimately converting existing audiences. New visitors can be hard won, in a competitive online environment, and we can suggest website changes to direct them towards deeper engagement and more regular visits. We work hourly or can be contracted to meet certain prearranged targets. You are free to outsource anything suggested in our reports, or we can competitively quote for the parts you require.
Festivals and Events
If you run an arts festival or arts event, and wish to supercharge your engagement with audiences, or increase your collaboration with others in your industry, we can help. With different connections internationally, we can suggest and make links that will improve the reach of your activities.
If you need a place just to host an existing website or blog, we can do that – cheaper than just about anywhere else! Chat to us about the details. All our servers are reliable, fast, and we are quick to fix any problems should they (rarely) arise.
If your existing organisation’s website is looking a little tired, or you need to integrate blogs, existing databases, and new, media-rich content, speak to us. Creating visually innovative yet intuitive websites is a passion.
Other Consultancy Roles
Working in different roles, for organisations as different as national arts funding bodies, art magazines, museums, commercial galleries and international arts festivals, we have just the idea for the problem you are looking to solve. Email us to discuss your unique situation.