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The Rating of Artist on the Site as the Factor of Success and Loyalty

Contents

1. Main Provisions

2. Benefits of the High Rating

3. What affects the Rating

4. Conclusion

1. Main Provisions

In accordance with the p. 4.3.6 of the Web Site Service Agreement, the site Administration carries out ranging of artists and artworks in the catalog. By default, this ranging is carried out on the basis of artists or antiques and private collections ratings. The ratings are calculated according to the certain algorithms. The major factors influencing the ratings and ways of their increasing are given below.

2. Benefits of the High Rating

The higher rating of the artist, the more benefits he receives on the site. His name will stand closer to the top of artists list. In sections "Paintings by Styles", "Paintings by Genres", "Paintings by Contents" and in the site search results his artworks will be displayed closer to the top. Accordingly, it can increase number of sold artworks.

3. What affects the Rating

1. Completeness of the artist's biography and artworks description.

The algorithms of calculating ratings of artists and antiques and private collections consider the number of characters in the biography in English and Russian versions of the site. Machine translation of the biography text is not allowed. Also it takes into account the presence and length of descriptions to artworks in English and Russian versions of the site, the presence and length of keywords to artwork.

2. Number of artworks for sale.

The algorithms of calculating ratings of artists and antiques and private collections consider the status of artworks and their quantity. Artworks marked "For sale" have bigger rating in the system.

3. Frequency of updating and replenishment of the artist's exposition.

The algorithms of calculating ratings of artists and antiques and private collections consider the date of the last addition of the new artwork to the site. The rating is going down if more than 30 days left since the last addition of the artwork to the site.

4. Maintenance of actual condition of the information submitted to the site: availability of artworks, their cost, contact information of the owner, availability of the owner.

The algorithms of calculating ratings of artists and antiques and private collections consider the date of the last confirmation of the actuality of information in the Personal area. The rating is going down if more than 30 days left since the last confirmation of the actuality of information.

5. Quantity and frequency of orders of artist's artworks, number of sales, observance of terms of implementation of orders.

The site Administration estimates this manually.

Timely and diligent execution by the user of the Rules of Selling Artworks leads to the increasing of the ratings.

Untimely and/or improper execution by the user of the Rules of Selling Artworks leads to decreasing of ratings or to removal of artists and artworks submitted by this user, in accordance with the p. 4.3.3 of the Web Site Service Agreement.

6. Help in detection bugs in the functioning of the site systems, another cooperation on the project development.

The site Administration estimates this manually.

Found bugs in the functioning of the site and proposals for cooperation should be sent to the site Administration by e-mail specified in the Contacts section.

7. User-specified amount of payment for services provided by the site Administration in carrying out the sale of artist's artworks.

The algorithms of calculating ratings of artists and antiques and private collections consider the differences between the actual amount of fee chosen by the user and the minimum size of payment for services on the site.

8. Ordering of paid advertising on the site.

The site Administration estimates this manually.

4. Conclusion

The site administration does not disclose or comment some details of rangings algorithms, as well as does not answer to questions on the rating change. Leave comments or send your proposals to change the ranking system to the site Administration by e-mail specified in the Contacts section.