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What should Real Estate Agents Podcast About - 03/22/08 08:02 PM
Click the link to listen to me talk about:What Realtors can podcast about? Podcasting is a great way to engage with your audience. Like any content, it's a great way to help your search engine ranking (although, google can only read, so remember to write good keyword descriptions about what your audio is all about. Enjoy (4 comments)
We're just tweaking our google map integration in our new real estate marketing site AgentXL.com
Have a look at this agentXL screen capture video and tell me what you think?
We have relaunched AgentXL as a web site solution for real estate agents. There is a free trial that lets you install and configure your website by yourself. If you would like help, we are available to configure it for you for a minor fee. Please take a few minutes to install a suite at http://AgentXL.com (7 comments)
New Ipaper - Just another way to get your name out there. - 03/12/08 07:15 PM
So here's the SEO tip: Make a document that relates to housing prices in your area. Or maybe it's about the contrast between mortgage rates and local land values.. whatever it is, use your keywords, have it be on subject. You can do this with your word files, pdf's or other document formats and then put them on scribd.com scribd.com is a new document sharing platform, you can also use it to embed documents on your website. See here where I've embeded my bait site report inside the page http://yourfarmer.com/bait-sites It means even if you can't publish to the web, you can upload a word file or (3 comments)
Would you like a free website? - 03/11/08 12:47 PM
I'm curious about your reaction to this? If you could get the same sort of advanced functionality as a competitive service. Integrated with MLS, client management, mass mail, blogging engines, community maps and other "advanced features" Would you be likely to use platform that offered you this type of website for free... if it was advertising supported? So let's say... instead of paying the $37 to $149 per month that you pay now for some hosted template system, would you be more likely to use it if there was a mortgage add attached to the sidebar, or sent at the bottom of each of your (5 comments)
Would you like to own the top page of google? - 03/03/08 06:43 PM
How's this for a nice trick. Look carefully at this screen grab. For our client, Rick Stonehouse, we've successfully positioned him as the top realtor for Commercial Drive. In fact, the search term Commercial Drive Top Realtor - brings back not just a #1 result.. but 9 out of the 10 first place results. If it's not one of our "bait sites", it's one of the social media bookmarking sites that we've bookmarked him on. Either way, all roads lead to rome (OK, 9 out of 10 roads in this case lead to rome). Need those results for your business? Be sure to Contact us (7 comments)
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