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How can I sell my poetry art on the internet?

Hi, I need some advice on getting more sales. I have a Twitter account but it seems like no one knows it exist. I don't have friends or family to help me grow in the social media field. My cards are created with my hand drawn art and original poetry. I had an etsy account but I didn't get any sales for 4 months even with promoted listing so I close it. I could sell 9 cards on Amazon Handmade but I want to spread my products more. I also have a website and there are daily visitors but no sales. I launch the business in February of this year. Please advise. Thank you.

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the poetry art Business is a Business for a target audience. create an Instagram page and handles it with good poetry and pictures tags. i can also help you to drive traffic to the page you have more followers. write to my gmail agupeter75@gmail.com for more information.

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further to Peter response, you likely won't be selling the actual physical piece itself, unless you want to get involved with a publisher. This can be tough so What Peter is suggesting is that you post your poetry on Instagram (or other mediums like it) as a medium to generate ad revenue.

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Google "Websites for selling art and poetry".

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Google "Websites for selling art and poetry".

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It sounds like you need help with marketing, which means you need to build a following or brand. You need to start posting everyday, commening on people's posts, and putting your creative work out there more. Feel free to contact me at danilopena@utexas.edu!

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Hi Michiko, To sell your poetry, you will want to create a collection of your poems and offer one or more as samples from the collection. Then, you will have to work on creating visibility for your poems so people interested will approach you to buy the collection. The flip side is, however, you will not be able to control redistribution of your poems.

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Dear Michiko, I think,even in this age of Digital media,poetry is best enjoyed in hard copy.You could get a book of poems printed through a Publisher and then offer it in both hard and soft copies.

There are certain Publishers who conduct several events to give opportunities to new/budding writers/poets.You may connect with Harper Collins to explore this.

Do create a blog to be able to reach out to people on an emotional level and they can be your prospective clients - do talk specifically about Stress relieving and spending ME time with some wonderful poems which touch their hearts and that of their loved ones.

All the best!!

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