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.
Broken down by categories and subcategories for easy finds
Get an unfiltered look at what real users are saying
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Add new products as you use them and gain points for doing so
ActiveRain University (ARU) provides free on-line training. We coach, consult and support real estate professionals about real estate trends, technology and social media.
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Whatever it is you're into and wherever you are, AR surely has a group for you to join.
Brand, off the wall, specific subject matters…whatever it is you're looking for.
Each time you write a post you can syndicate your post to 5 groups.
And if by chance you don't find what you're looking for, start a new group today!
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Find some that are close to home and close to heart
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
Managing Video With TubeMogul - 08/28/09 01:36 PM
The newest marketing tool is video and a great time management tool for distributing your video is TubeMogul.com. TubeMogul is a service similar Ping.fm, only for video. Just upload your video(s) to TubeMogul and it will be syndicated to all of the most popular video sharing sites. Currently, that is about 25 sites, including YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. TubeMogul.com offers some great statistical reports for your viral video marketing. You can set up your account so that the statistical charts and reports are sent to your inbox. TubeMogul is the same service that the "big guns" such as NASA, PBS and even the Obama (15 comments)
Google Insights Search - 08/20/09 11:38 AM
A new tool for learning about what is happening in your industry is Google Insights Search. is not another search engine upgrade. It is a tool for learning about what people are searching for. Google Insights gives you a lot of versatility for your research. You can check out any search term by region and/or category, you can even specify a time frame. Doing research is really as simple as 1 - 2 - 3 - GO! and results are almost instantaneous.
Here are the results for the volume of activity for the search term "Arizona real estate 2004 - 2010".
Google Wave: A New Way to Communicate - 08/13/09 06:05 PM
Google Wave may change the way you communicate on the web. Google Wave combines email and instant messaging into one application, but that is only a small part of what a Google Wave can do. I am not going to try to reinvent the wheel in this blog by trying to give you all the highlights of Google Wave. However, I will give you a few reasons why you may want to learn more about Google Wave and sign up for alerts. Innovative Google Wave: Works in real time: you can interact with your recipient instantly while writing your email. Ongoing (3 comments)
Schedule Appointments Online - 08/06/09 07:05 PM
I thought I had heard it all until I read that now you can schedule appointments online. After the initial shock, I thought "What a cool idea!" So, I began looking for a scheduling service that would be easy-to-use and easy-on-the-budget for the busy real estate professional. Scheuling appointment online means: Never lose another prospect because they couldn't get a hold of you. No more phone tag or waiting for an email response. Your prospects set up an appointment on your website. You prospects can schedule an appointment with you anytime, day or night, with the click of a button. The (19 comments)
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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.