Groups are smaller communities within the larger ActiveRain. Join groups created by others. or start your own and
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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
so you can be a bit wiser about your purchase.
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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 time you write a post you can syndicate your post to 5 groups.
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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
If you have an idea for a contest, just let us know
Stay motivated and on track with new contests popping up each month
Ask a Real Estate Question
Here's another avenue for you to build relationships with others. Share your expertise with someone searching for answers.
Play the teacher role and help someone out today
Your Homepage will alert you of new questions in your state
A wonderful way to open a door to a possible new client
Ask a question yourself to get help
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
Farm your niche market and cover all the happenings in your neighborhood
Keyword research - Don't Waste Your Time & Money Without Research - 10/29/08 03:49 PM
In my prior post(10-28-08) & video I use the Google Keyword tool to show the number of searches for specific phrases. In comment to that post, it was suggested that this tool may not be that accurate. Could that really be the case? With the fast changing Internet anything is possible. So, I decided to run these same keyword phrases (from my prior post) through a few other major keyword tools. One of these tools was from the highly regarded "Wordtracker." Hese are the results:
Internet Flyer Services ... Good For SEO?? - 10/28/08 03:13 AM
Real Estate Search Engine Optimization Internet flyer companies are great for emailing your listings to other agents. But, as far as any SEO benefit from posting agent flyers on Internet sites, you would be far better off paying a high school student to put flyers out at a local supermarket! Before sending me a nasty comment, take a few moments and view this video about this subject. You'll also learn about selecting good keywords, the difference in SEO for large markets vs. small markets and what PR is all about and how and why you should pay attention to it.
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In a hurry? Then read the P.S. first... ;-) . I got an interesting question from one of my readers the other day... ...or rather, two questions... "Does search engine optimization really work to drive traffic?" " And if so, how do I, someone who's not a techie person by any means, do it??" So, how would YOU answer this guy? This is what I wrote back to him... Dear Marty, Have you ever gone to Google (or any search engine) and typed in the term you were searching for? Then did you (8 comments)
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