The image of a Crone bearing ripe red apples etches itself powerfully into our collective mind’s eye. We realize that everything might not be as shiny and wonderful as it seems. We employ our critical thinking, lest we be persuaded into folly or worse. We proceed with caution.
You eat a cookie one bite at a time. Unless you’re Homer Simpson. 🙂 Same with your visitors. They want to check out your art or skill one byte at a time, not all at once. It takes time and patience, but is SO worth the rewards!
How can you arouse your visitor’s interest in fresh, unexpected little ways? Google does a charming job surprising visitors every day on their search page by featuring original art, often by young artists, giving them a visibility boost.