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This is the place to view the past and present contests put on by ActiveRain and its members. Everyone can join the
group and help encourage each other. Current contest will be highlighted posts so it's easy for you all to see. Let it
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AR's community takes the time to leave honest and transparent reviews of their experiences
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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
that will boost their business and increase their visibility in the community and beyond.
Earn points by partaking in these contest and climb the leaderboard
Do what's good for you and your business by participating
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Here's another avenue for you to build relationships with others. Share your expertise with someone searching for answers.
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Your Homepage will alert you of new questions in your state
A wonderful way to open a door to a possible new client
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
State, County, City and Neighborhood pages make it easy for consumers to find what they're looking for.
Post your listings, school information, local events, market reports and more
Consumers peruse these pages for information
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Memorial Day. Yeah, it's that good. - 05/29/11 11:09 PM
It's not just a day-off. What a great time to reflect on true HEROES in our country. I am proud to know many soldiers and owe such a debt to them and the danger many find themselves in. So, thank you all. Very very much. I am proud of my uncles who have served in the Army and Navy. We are not a military family, but when I see the multi-generations within a family take on that responsibility of service it amazes me. The stories they have are their own and we will never know what happens in battle. They (1 comments)
Jiggle Jam! Go because it's awesome! - 05/28/11 10:00 AM
Looking for something fun to do this Memorial Day weekend? All you KC metro people can head down to Crown Center for the 4th annual Jiggle Jam, the BIGGEST gathering of fun family music and events of the year! Games, signing, concerts, FUN! You can get discounted tickets online, or grab tickets at the gate. It's worth it and the kids will LOVE YOU! Check out the website for more info! http://bit.ly/mJXMhj (1 comments)
3 Tips to Harness YouTube - 05/25/11 10:15 AM
Video is the NOW (not the future). Have you noticed that once you see one set of photos, they all start blending together? Video will help that floorplan STAND OUT and allow you some flexibility to showcase the neighborhood. Here are 3 tips you can use TODAY to get YouTube working for you: 1) JUST DO IT! Let me share the most important thing about video in today's market. If we can comprehend this one rule, our videos will explode and we will have the freedom to produce! Here it is: Polished, professional, Hollywood videos are OUT! People respond (12 comments)
How to Use the iPad to Sign a Contract! - 05/21/11 11:18 AM
I have been asked what iPad apps I use in the field. Well, here is one that you will use every day. Rather than typing it all out, you can click this video for a quick 3 minute demo:
Thanks for all the positive feedback! I will post a few more of these how-to's over the next few weeks. If you have something you'd like me to cover, please comment below and I'll do my best to accommodate! (9 comments)
Author Bio: Jay O'Brien specializes in Real Estate in the Kansas City metro area, including the Northland of Kansas City : Liberty : Gladstone : North Kansas City : and Kansas City. Jay is licensed in both Missouri and Kansas and has helped clients in Overland Park, Leavenworth, Olathe, Smithville and many other areas in the metro. Jay uses technology in new and interesting ways to market listings, as well as helping buyers to find their perfect homes. Want to make Real Estate fun? Give Jay a call and see if he can EARN your business. 816-774-1357.
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