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Blog by Athena Dykman
Whether you're a blogger, a small business, an artist of any kind; it can be tough to know how to market yourself online. Forget the overwhelming amount of information on the internet - you're surrounded by people who do what you do and they seem to already have a following and for them, it seems effortless.
As a part-time marketer for Viafoura and comic book writer/artist, I was terrified when it came to marketing myself, despite knowing it was a key to success. Where to start? I had my comic book website, a small art profile at DeviantArt
and little else. Since I work in marketing, I simply assumed it would be easy - I would just produce (awesome) content and people would come….right? Well, I was wrong. Here's some of the things I wish I knew when I first set out to grow a following: