Artist should promote themselves by using key words to make their art pieces search within the web. Also, when making a piece you can make a YouTube video to promote your piece explaining how you made the piece and display a piece. Also, make a Facebook fan page and a twitter account using all picture and visual elements to display your work people will look more at pictures and videos then read something. Lastly, send print samples to bloggers that blog about art that are well known in the blogging community. They can get your work out there and help promote you as an artist.