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URLwire for Monday, October 7, 2002

New ‘Artisans & Craftsmen’ Site Offers Cost-Per-Click Approach To Artists
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Artisans and Craftsmen
 
Architecturals.net Artisans & Craftsmen welcomes Artisans and Craftsmen to post products and services for sale. This service requires no up-front or monthly fees! Fees are collected as commission only when your item sells through Architecturals.net.
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Architecturals.net (http://www.achitecturals.net), a subsidiary of Urban Development Corporation, has undergone relentless development since inception culminating in the recent introduction of a major module ‘Artisans and Craftsmen’ (http://www.artisansandcraftsmen.net).  Featuring inspiring and delightful creations by accomplished artists who employ traditional methods and materials to create, repair, or reproduce.

Artisans and Craftsmen’ has been developed as an online venue promoting participants from around the globe who upload their art, craft and services for sale on a contingency basis.  Visitors to the site browse through artist profiles categorized according to artistic medium, which when activated yield products and/or services appropriate to that category. 
 
Typically online venues remain vigilant erecting and fortifying walls that separate.  Transactions are handled to fruition with little to no contact between merchant and customer.  Such methods are detrimental to sales in this industry, which historically requires acute customer relations.  The Architecturals.net suite of web continues to be developed in an effort to strip away barriers to sales success.  This is apparent in recent improvements featuring direct links from the both the art and antique merchant communities allowing customers to instantaneously click through limiting the time between the decision to buy and execution of sale.  Such transactions are not tracked; instead an optional Cost-Per-Click program is activated.

Developed to facilitate communication and augment sales, this cost per click program is vastly superior to a keyword prompted search, as the actual link is buried four levels deep and accompanied by product descriptions and images.  Potential customers have an opportunity to see thumbnail images and product pricing prior to the presentation of a link on the product order pages of participating merchants.  This is not the mere delivery of web browsers from a keyword prompt, but the delivery of motivated customers who have had the opportunity to examine the images and pricing of the product in question.  This is Cost-Per-Click on steroids.  
 

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