John Meussner, #MortgageMadeEasy Costa Mesa, CA 484-680-4852 (Mason-McDuffie Mortgage, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)

Spam prevention
Rainmaker
583,848
Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

Check out wise stamp. https://www.wisestamp.com/

If you're a gmail fan, check out add-ons (1) Boomerang (2) Full Contact, and (3) Todoist

Jul 14, 2017 11:28 AM
Rainmaker
894,176
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
www.HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

I prefer the "KISS" principle for signatures.  Less things to load, less headache for you and the viewer.

Jul 14, 2017 01:47 PM
Ambassador
2,568,390
Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

I guess I need to look at mine.  I remember a long time ago Brad Andersohn wrote a post that included buttons.  Maybe he could find it.

Jul 14, 2017 02:15 PM
Ambassador
3,207,408
Jeff Dowler
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad

I need to do the same. Kathy Streib had a great idea - here's a link to some stuff Craig Daniels wrote, although it's not new. Not sure they have made any functional changes. Maybe Craig can do an update for us all!

Jul 14, 2017 01:20 PM
Ambassador
2,918,113
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams fox cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I need to take some time and update and clean mine up soon too.

Jul 14, 2017 08:40 PM
Rainmaker
3,071,681
Dorie Dillard
Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799 - Austin, TX
Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

Hi John,

A great idea and something I'm going to put on my list of things to do! Loved Jeff Pearl's answer!

Jul 14, 2017 07:05 PM
Ambassador
3,160,963
Debbie Reynolds
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

Jerry Newman wrote a great blog post on the subject several years ago and I used it to format mine, step by step.

Jul 14, 2017 06:12 PM
Rainmaker
250,753
Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Jeff Pearl has your answer...

Jul 14, 2017 06:03 PM
Rainmaker
3,236,205
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing

Jeff Pearl has a great answer. A

Jul 14, 2017 03:16 PM
Ambassador
2,927,224
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

Oh John- I'm laughing because it's been ages since I altered my signature. I'll have to go back and look because I do have a signature in my post but can't remember how I did it.  I hopped over to Craig Daniels old posts to see if he might have written a post about it. 

Jul 14, 2017 11:28 AM
Rainmaker
1,325,133
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI NMLS#1483386
Realty One Group - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Jeff Pearl 's idea might be the answer!

Jul 15, 2017 07:29 AM
Rainmaker
3,727,037
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Jeff has given you some good possibilities.

Jul 15, 2017 05:49 AM
Rainmaker
3,766,730
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
"Franklin MA Homes"

beyond my paygrade... 

Jul 15, 2017 05:02 AM
Rainmaker
2,401,926
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

Jeff Pearl nailed this one!

Jul 15, 2017 04:53 AM
Rainmaker
1,930,449
Nina Hollander
RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor

I go in and edit mine from time to time, but don't really think it makes a huge difference in my active rain account, as my calls to action are all in the links in my posts and I suspect people will go there first.

As for my email... I have used professionally designed stationery for signature and new emails for almost 20 years to brand.

Jul 15, 2017 04:40 AM
Ambassador
2,500,917
Anna Banana Kruchten,CRS,CRB,GRI
Phoenix Property Shoppe - Phoenix, AZ
Arizona's Top Banana of Real Estate!

Time to go from good to GREAT!

Jul 14, 2017 04:45 PM
Rainmaker
143,353
Abby Stiller
Premier Realty Homes of SWFL - Cape Coral, FL
Real estate agent serving SWFL.

Great question John. I will too reading what our AR friends says

Jul 14, 2017 03:14 PM
Rainmaker
106,662
Susie Kay
Ultima Real Estate - Plano, TX
North Dallas Specialist

Thanks for the question. I'm parked and reading!

Jul 14, 2017 03:09 PM
Ambassador
1,753,503
Fred Griffin
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

 John, you have a basic understanding of HTML, right?  Just get some logos, graphics, etc. that are pertinent to the mortgage loan industry and sprinkle them under your signature.

 

Jul 14, 2017 03:08 PM
Rainmaker
404,304
Tamra Lee Ulmer
Arizona Resource Realty - Payson, AZ
FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!

Don't give up, John, a great signatureis important for sure, you can create your own, upload via pdf, or use picassa helps

Jul 14, 2017 01:11 PM
Rainmaker
4,058,118
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD
Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

Make sure you include the disclosures required in your state. 

My blog signature also need an update! I hope we get some step by step advice.

Jul 14, 2017 11:35 AM
Rainmaker
2,225,415
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker

Great question. Like you lack techie skills, so am here for the answers!

Jul 15, 2017 07:19 AM
Rainmaker
645,440
Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor,CRS,e-Pro
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast

I see Jeff Pearl shared the answer I would have, I echo his comments.

Jul 15, 2017 06:57 AM
Rainmaker
2,142,733
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

You will get some answers however dont leave out keep it simple system kiss

Jul 15, 2017 05:30 AM
Ambassador
3,471,192
Praful Thakkar
eXp Realty - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

John Meussner - a question many of us had and never asked!

Checking all the answers to get some idea for my own signature.

Jul 14, 2017 11:10 PM
Ambassador
2,045,355
Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

Jeff Dowler gave you a link to someone who was our 'tech guy' for a long time. As Tammy Lankford, mentioned, Brad Andersohn trained most of us on ActiveRain and he's probably written a great tutorial as well. 

Jul 14, 2017 10:39 PM
Rainmaker
1,344,142
Sybil Campbell
Long and Foster REALTORS® 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
REALTOR® ABR, SFR, SRES Williamsburg, Virginia

You got some great advise Will.

Jul 14, 2017 10:01 PM
Rainmaker
3,182,264
William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

I need to do womething different.

Jul 14, 2017 07:30 PM
Rainmaker
1,102,896
Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Thanks for question, John Meussner Like others I need a refresher, too.

Jul 14, 2017 04:19 PM
Ambassador
1,568,942
Harry F. D'Elia
Real Estate and Beyond, LLC - Phoenix, AZ
Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR

great input

Jul 19, 2017 06:55 AM
Rainmaker
2,654,036
Michael Jacobs
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena Area Real Estate 818.516.4393

Good question.  Reviewing the answers from those who obviously know more than I do.  

Jul 18, 2017 05:10 AM
Rainmaker
400,114
Dave Halpern
Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827 - Louisville, KY
Louisville Short Sale Expert

Great question! I was wondering about that, too!

Jul 15, 2017 07:26 PM
Rainmaker
3,556,541
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Good luck.

Jul 15, 2017 03:09 PM
Rainmaker
2,350,753
Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker

Tammy Emineth can help!!! 

Jul 15, 2017 09:34 AM
Rainmaker
1,128,625
Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Los Angeles CA

I'd watch a few utube videos on creating all kinds of signatures if you want to do it yourself. I use canva now for most staff. 

p.s. yes, I need a AR refresher too, but it can wait. 

Jul 14, 2017 08:33 PM