points value rantI don't know if I've said this before, but people have VERY skewed views on how much points should be worth D: As most of you know, you can buy 400 points for $5 which makes it $1USD=80 points. I feel like however much you'd charge for a commission in USD should then just be multiplied by 80 and then that's how many points you should charge, but some people think that they should get the deal of a lifetime.points value rant in Personal More Like This
I understand when artists do this because they specifically want something from dA, which I've done in the past, but as just a regular option? Artists shouldn't be expected to charge lower in points than it's worth. I've seen people charge 200 points for a large shaded art piece that they would charge $5-8 for in USD. That's only the equivalent of $2.50! And then people STILL complain that the price is too high!
I just read some comments where someone was asking people how much it would be for a custom character. Some people were saying "Oh, maybe 50 points?" and the person was all