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social media: How to use Twitter for Real Estate - 07/16/10 08:35 AM
Twitter for Real Estate Agents I was interviewed recently for a marketing product release. The interview was all about Twitter and how agents could use it in their business. Have a listen and let me know what you think in the comments below. Did I miss anything? Twitter-For-Agents-Riel by riel (3 comments)
social media: HEY NEWBIE | Set up your hit router and referral alerts - 12/24/09 02:42 AM
**Note** I first posted this directly to the newbies group, but several people asked me to be able to reblog it, so I'm copying it here to my blog channel so that people (besides newbies) can get better access to it. First thing you want to do is set up your Referral alerts. That way it will email you when someone is looking to refer a client to your area. To set it up, you go to the sidebar of your home page and click on "referral network", then again in the side bar look for referral alerts. Click on "Create (39 comments)
social media: How to use Social Media To Grow Your Business - 05/17/09 06:26 AM
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