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
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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
Quick - You've Got 15 Seconds! - 10/25/10 05:47 PM
You heard me...15 seconds...hurry up...tell me what you do in 15 seconds! I am thinking of selling my house...why should I choose you? Hurry, tell me...you've only got 15 seconds! This is called an elevator speech...you're in an elevator, just going up a floor or two and the guy next to you says, "So what do you do?" You've got to give him a memorable answer before he reaches his floor...you've only got 15 seconds...could you do it?!? In 15 seconds? I know I couldn't. At least, not until I found this resource...I would search for the perfect words as (16 comments)
Organize All of Your Contacts' And Social Media Friends' Activity With Just One Site - "Gist" - 10/19/10 03:38 PM
“Get The Gist of Social Media Activity With Just One Site” I don’t know about the rest of you, but my computer is really getting sick of me having open all these tabs for Twitter, Facebook, Buzz, various different Twitter apps so that I can manage all of my accounts, etc… And I am sick of the screen clutter! Welcome, Gist.com… To quote Gist’s website, “Gist works best with multiple contact sources connected, but each of the sections in the setup process can be skipped and set up later. You choose what to connect: Email Accounts, Calendars, Social Networks, and Contact (8 comments)
Please don’t waste one of the biggest marketing opportunities out there, implement as many of my 12 “Ways” of Christmas as possible to see the maximum outcome and to get 2009 off to a great start! Here we go… Book extra time with your Real Estate Virtual Assistant for the last couple of months of the year. The holiday tasks needed to put you at the front of your potential client’s minds are time consuming and will take your REVA outside the scope of her normal Real (4 comments)
The Most Successful Women in American Real Estate...What would you want to ask them? - 10/14/10 03:22 PM
As founder of the National Association of Women Real Estate Agents, I am starting a series of live interviews with some of the most successful women in American real estate next week. I already have my own list of questions that I want to ask, but I thought that I would check in and see what the public wants to know from these women? Whether it pertains to life-balance, career specifics, tips and techniques, being a woman in a stereotypically man's world, etc... Please post your questions as comments below. If you want to know when these live interviews start (0 comments)
Teaching You Something I Learned...and it only took me 100,000 points to learn it! - 10/12/10 09:14 PM
This post will push me over the 100,000 points mark here on Active Rain...and I learned something really cool today, thanks to Lisa Udy, so I thought I would make this milestone post something that everyone could learn and benefit from too! I have been spending the better part of my day studying stats on various sites, both my clients' as well as my own...I decided to check and see who was linking back to my real estate virtual assistant website, so I went to Yahoo.com (supposedly Yahoo shows more backlinks than Google does) and typed in the following: link:www.eRealtyAssistance.com (replace (11 comments)
Does Double Opt-in Email List Creation Really Protect You? - 10/12/10 06:09 PM
I am very lucky to have some very loyal subscribers to one of my weekly newsletters... I purposely only built my list by the books, so that they would have to sign themselves up and then click the confirming link in the email that the system shoots back to them...just so I could not get accused of spam. They signed up for a weekly ezine, so with the exception of only one important notice, that is all they have received from me - one email per week, since I started the newsletter. So I know that I did nothing wrong, I (5 comments)
Your Real Estate Virtual Assistant Can Help You With Your Real Estate Blog…and you should definitely take advantage of the time savings that will offer you! In the Mr. Internet / Online Dominance newsletter this week, the feature article’s headline is, “To Blog or Not to Blog – That’s No Longer the Question”…blogging is a must do priority within your online marketing campaign, but oh can it be time-consuming! Your real estate virtual (0 comments)
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