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Whatever it is you're into and wherever you are, AR surely has a group for you to join.
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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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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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You're about to discover the difference between a personal Facebook page and a fan page for business. A personal Facebook page lets you share personal updates, photos, information with your friends. A business fan page, on the other hand, gives you the capability to do so much more.
Many real estate agents believe that if they have a personal Facebook page that they are taking full advantage of Facebook. This, however, is not the case.
Without a fan page you cannot have customized tabs on your Facebook. Customized tabs transform your Facebook fan page into a powerful lead generation tool. They give (6 comments)
The Easiest Way to Find Real Estate Leads on Facebook - 07/25/11 01:29 PM
After you discover the easiest way to find real estate leads on Facebook you’ll be getting more referrals, and more qualified leads than your competition right away! The Easiest Way to Find Real Estate Leads on Facebook 1. Search for “Does anyone know a good realtor?” or “does anyone know a good real estate agent” in the Facebook search bar.
2. Click “Posts by Everyone” on the left.
3. In the results you will see a list of people on Facebook looking for a real estate agent. If they are looking in your geographic area, or if you can refer them an agent…message (3 comments)
How to Manage your Facebook Page in 15 Minutes Per Day: 1. Put it in your schedule: Choose a 15 minute block of time that you can commit to on most days and block out that time in your calender. For many agents 9:00am – 9:15am is a great time to post as statistics show that is when many other people are on Facebook. 2. Find reliable sources (7 comments)
4 Reasons Realtors Start with Facebook Instead of Blogs 1. It’s easier to use for agents who are already familiar with using Facebook for their personal account: Many agents already understand how to use Facebook, they just are not sure how to use it for business. The key to getting real estate leads is getting your facebook fan page set-up with professional help, as well as using and promoting the page consistently. 2. You can manage (5 comments)
The 5 Keys to Blogging for Real Estate Leads - 07/05/11 01:37 PM
As you read the 5 Keys to Blogging for Real Estate leads below, you might find yourself excited to get started right away. However, most real estate, mortgage, and legal professionals say "no thanks" to blogging after digesting these proven suggestions. The 5 Keys to Blogging For Real Estate (or Mortgage, or Legal) Leads 1. You Have to Love to Write and You Have to Write Consistently: Raise your hand if you love to write. If you haven't moved an inch then blogging isn't for you. The agents who get leads from blogging love to write, and they write at least (9 comments)
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.