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11-09-2015, 09:52 AM
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While many artists, designers, illustrators and photographers use WordPress as a blogging platform and showcase for their work, the vast majority still don't. But why? Blogs provide an easy way to display and sell your art, discuss your creative processes, announce exhibits and build relationships with potential buyers, exhibitors and fellow artists. WordPress for Artists (https://www.artistforum.com/articles/wordpress-for-artists/)

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11-09-2015, 06:54 PM
Wordpress is prone to hackers. Weebly is a really easy way to put together an art site. It's free but if you want to use your own domain you need to pay for one of their plans.

If you do want a wordpress site, it is less expensive to put up a wordpress site at a traditional web host than at wordpress.com if you want to use your own domain. Most web hosts offer easy one click install of wordpress.