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SYAC - In One Ear Out The Other by TomPreston SYAC - In One Ear Out The Other by TomPreston
Copyright 2013 Andrew Dobson
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Advertisers don’t care about the quality of your content. All they care about is pageviews and unique hits. This is a constant battle for me because I know that the easiest way for me to make money providing free content is to put out as many comics as I can as fast as possible, but as an artist I know that this is kinda cheap, looks bad, and is not at all artistically fulfilling.
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AlexandraAlex Apr 1, 2014  Student Filmographer
facepalm!
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leena92 Feb 1, 2014  New member
totally agree.
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StrongWiseArchAngel Dec 4, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Isn't it always the same; I can easily relate to anything you bring forth....unfortunately, because in a "better world", this kind of shit wouldn't be common but instead what would be should be common sense.
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:iconcooger11:
uuuuuuuh......oooookay.....,lacking of interest i guess?
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LordStephen Aug 13, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist

Honestly if you do a really good quality picture or comic book or so, then you could sell them at a high enough price to be able to gain a decent amount, if not a lot, of money to cover what you would normally do at the lower quality. To add to it, you will be able to get a lot more money from selling the really good, high quality art, than if you were to mass produce the lower quality art.

 

Although the good art might sell well, if you sell a comic, having both good art and a good story will give you a great amount of money, rather than just, amazing art and not so good story or vice versa.

 

I think that if you want to sell more art, then you should try to find the balance between really good art and the lower quality art. This should be able to give you the ability to keep the level of quality you want while still being easy to mass produce the art for selling.

 

Well I hope this helps.

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Keytee-chan Aug 13, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'm for cashing. I don't know why, i just want to see more pics. And because it's the truth of life. 
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ConveyedEcho Aug 13, 2013  Student General Artist
Good on you, keeping the quality and the quantity of it fair.
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:iconluigiswayze:
you could try every once in awhile, is a panel a day(or every two days) comics and at the end of each set repost the previous planes in once image as a completed strip 

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:iconsongbreeze741:
I say, for a week, do purposely bad quality comics

you're the artist, not them
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