Artists and Digital: Why Social Media Is the New Gallery

This article summarizes the significance of social media to artists, and gives a background on how certain people have used social media to gain success in their art where they might otherwise have been less well known. It’s very interesting to see just how big social media is right now and how fast it’s growing. I’ve only been using facebook and recently have been trying to understand twitter, tumblr, and instagram. I had no idea how many people were active on these applications. This article describes the shift from myspace to facebook and the introduction of the new social media platforms and how people use them to their advantage. Read the full article by Lauren Drell on mashable.com

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