Groups are smaller communities within the larger ActiveRain. Join groups created by others. or start your own and
get others to join
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
Curious as to what others in your profession think about a certain product or tool?
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
Leave a review yourself for others to benefit from
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.
ARU Calendar provides class types and registration links
Watch short tutorials on updating your photo, inserting a hyperlink and much more
Sign up for the Daily Drop so you don't miss out on AR's daily happenings
Find answers to most FAQ's
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!
Get your content in front of more eyes
Search by location or type
Feel free to start your own group
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
Another week and I'm happy to report and share some of the interesting
things in my tech travels. If you missed the earlier issues you can go
back via these links (the first one was not formatted quite as pretty
but still has an interesting mix of thoughts!)
Issue 1 |
This little game is a modern hit in a big way with hundreds of millions
of downloads (iPhone and Android mobiles) Well it has just come out in
the browser (and its free). It was designed for Chrome but works in the other browsers
as well. Check out angry birds in your browser
if you want a little fun diversion from all your hard work :)
Periodic Table of SEO Ranking
Search Engine Optimization is the
culmination of many factors onsite and offsite. Beginners and experts
alike can use this reference as a reminders checklist of things that we
need to work on to get our pages found. This is an excellent resource
that I have just found SEO
Is There ROI in Social Media?
McClure of Professional One has gathered RE Tech thought leaders from
across the country to answer this question. Michael's facebook page
lines up video responses from a list of noteworthy guys and gals that is
worth the listen (and you should be following every one of these on
Microsoft has done an amazing job on a photo-stitching app called photosynth. Just recently
MS released the iPhone app
version which is a DYNAMIC live way for you to take the photos on
your phone and see how they overlap. Before you download it, check out
the very cool video
that demonstrates what you can do!
I held my first lunch webinar this week and it went well. I'm exploring
this teaching medium and there's something about being LIVE training
that is appealing. Anyway, I'm hoping to do the next webinar very soon.
I'll post more information as soon as I can. I probably should start a
webinar mailing list. If you want to be included, you can let me know on
this simple form.
Bloggers Guide to SEO
An excellent website for ideas and guidance is socialmediaexaminer. This recent article
Bloggers Guide to SEO covers
many excellent points and is a great read. Pay particular note to the
"doing your research" part. Are you using google adwords keyword tool to
research what people are searching for? Are you doing your research
before you start writing that blog post?
I'm glad everybody seems to be enjoying my new weekly newsletter. I
know there is a ton of information on the web. I hope you like my
recommendations that your time is well spent when you visit some of
these links :)
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.