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Here's a question I get a few times a week... "Should I do my own blog on my own web space or should I buy a "canned" real estate website? Well, that depends on what you want your site to do? Most "canned" real estate sites are good, when it comes to having a web presence, and interfacing with your MLS and IDX -- but sometimes they lack flexibility. Let me explain. The job of an effective website is get referrals -- plain and simple. Your future paycheck depends on how many referrals (hot or cold) you get on a (10 comments)
A BIG THANK YOU to everyone that attended my webinar today! We almost had a full house! :-) We chatted about the Top 3 Things that any RE agent could put into action today to make a difference in their business this month and in the coming months. I have gotten a few emails from people that said that they signed up, but had a schedule conflict at the last moment. I will see what I can do to get a replay scheduled for this weekend. What is a good time for everyone? Next week I have another webinar -- (2 comments)
A dime? Well, ok, how about an hour then? I have a webinar scheduled for today titled, "Proven Real Estate Success Secrets - Marketing for More Traffic, Leads & Sales in 2011." I wanted to share some of the best stuff I have with all of my ActiveRain friends in an interactive webinar. I am limited to only 100 seats at this webinar, and as of this post, there are only 25 seats left. Here's the link: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/562724414 Join me today, Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PST With a webinar I am able to (1 comments)
What is a brand? A brand is the unique experience that people remember about a product or service. The reason marketers make use of brands for their product is so they can differentiate their brand from the competition. The goal is to position it as a premium brand so that consumers believe they are enjoying an exclusive product. We all know that adjectives like “premium” and “exclusive” are associated with higher cost. After all, that’s what pays for the entire branding exercise. What is a personal brand? A personal brand is the unique promise of value of a person. Simply (5 comments)
I have gotten some real positive feedback on my twice-a-week radio show. Thanks! I wanted to share some of the best stuff I have with all of my ActiveRain friends in an interactive webinar. I am limited to only 100 seats at this webinar, so please register early. Here's the link: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/562724414 Join me on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm PST With a webinar I am able to share my computer screen, and show different blogs and plugins. I want to cover some of the tips and tricks that I share with my coaching (6 comments)
Jeffery Newton is a Social Media and Offline marketing expert and coach. With his background in traditional print marketing, Jeffery brings a solid understanding of classical marketing and strategy to the ever-changing world of Internet marketing.
Jeffery is a popular teacher and coach, and through his website, TopAgentVault.com, he trains Real Estate Agents how to appropriately and ethically build their social media presence and public opinion through social media tools and traditional marketing.
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.