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It's time for episode three of The Q's And the A's With The Not-So-Silent Partner.  We take on three questions today.1) How To Use Facebook Dark Posts To Grow Your Business (special video cameo from Debbie Gartner!).2) The In's And Out's of Instagram and Snapchat (special thanks to a friend of Jo...
When it comes to digital marketing, real estate agents tend to go in two places: Third party sites like Zillow, Trulia, Realtor, etc. Google PPC Today…let’s examine Google PPC a little.  If you’re convinced that this is the way to go, it’s important that you keep in mind a few things when running...
It's time for episode two of The Q's And the A's With The Not-So-Silent Partner.  We take on three questions today.1) Does Pinterest play a role in real estate marketing?2) Should I automate postings to my social media accounts such as Facebook?3) How important is marketing on SnapChat in the rea...
Growing up, I LOVED the Goosebumps series.  Gotta love scary stories.I especially loved when they released “Choose Your Own Adventure” books.  At the end of a chapter, you had to make a decision.  That decision impacted what you read next.Looks like Facebook is taking a page out of that book.They...
And it begins.Welcome to Episode 1 of AR's Brand New Marketing Video Podcast: The Q's and The A's With The Not So Silent Partner.In this weekly series, we take on your questions.  All of them.Marketing.  Social media.  Advertising.  The digital Age.  You hit us with questions...and we'll hit you ...
It’s just one of the many Facebook advertising tools that you SHOULD be using. But ARE you retargeting your customers yet?We’ve all browsed a website but didn’t actually buy anything from it. It’s no secret that consumers are doing that on your site as well.After people look at products and servi...
Forget about the whole cryogenic freezing thing. You can now live forever, thanks to social media. Today we’re looking at life after death. Turns out you can be even more social than Casper. Let’s dive in.FacebookFacebook has created a new feature called Legacy Contact. What this feature does is ...
By Kyle Reyes
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Besides family, faith and money…there are few things that people value more than time. That’s why our team always appreciates finding some apps that will help us find more of it in a day.There are the obvious apps that help with it, such as Uber. Then, of course, there are the obvious apps that h...
By Kyle Reyes
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Technology is a witch and she’s killing your relationships.You know exactly what I’m talking about it. It’s time you acknowledge that you’re cheating…with your phone.Listen - with today’s technology people constantly have access to their email. Not only do we all have access but also our phones g...
You tried to raise the bar when it came to marketing and advertising on Facebook. You thought you’d found a tool that would be a game changer and make your agency stand out.You figured it would help you take Facebook Dark Posts and managing accounts to the next level.Turns out the Facebook Busine...
Hey Rainers...it's time.You all know the value of video and you all talk about social media and marketing on a daily basis.  Time to step it up a notch.We've been inundated with questions since we joined ActiveRain about a year ago.  We've doled out tons of free advice.  But why can't the ENTIRE ...
There are a few new tools in the Facebook business world that you need to use.  Here they are.When your agency oversees the social media for hundreds of accounts, you learn a thing or two about what works and what doesn't work.And when you spend tens of thousands of dollars a month on Facebook Da...
Dear Baby Boomer,This is a message of love from a millennial.  I hope it doesn't hurt your feelings.  I simply want to suggest that maybe, just maybe, it's time to retire.  Call it quits.  Head out to pasture.  Perhaps it's time to throw in the towel.  Take a long walk down an empty beach.  Ride ...
By Kyle Reyes
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Facebook rolls out a potentially powerful new tool for select businesses.  Are you in?I guess one of the cool things about spending gobs of money on advertising on Facebook Dark Posts is that you get the hookup from time to time.Today, that hookup comes in the form of free Facebook Bluetooth Beac...
By Matt Listro, Your Credit Repair Expert
(National Credit Fixers - Matt Listro)
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It was time for an office lunch.  This time we took a short trip to Oriental Cafe in Vernon CT.  I recommend their cocuout shrimp and scallops - simply to die for - best I have had anywhere. 
In the digital age, is the Board of Directors blocking your business from growing as quickly as it could be? I’ve read countless articles by consultants about how the creation of a Board of Directors will be the best thing to ever happen to your business. They bring diverse backgrounds.  They br...
By Kyle Reyes
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 In an age of "be your own boss"...a look at the value of becoming a freelancer.About eight years ago, a few colleagues and I were at the bar having a drink after our newscast.  At the time, I was producing for an NBC owned and operated television station.We started chatting with the guy next to ...
Is microblogging on Facebook the key to cutting through all of the noise?It seems as if everything is getting smaller this days.Don't believe me?  Look at a carton of ice cream.  Bet you still thought you were getting a half gallon, didn't ya?The whole concept of shortening things up created a mu...
By Kyle Reyes
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Many people tend to think that the boss is the only one who can do the firing.I'm sure you've all had that moment where you WISH you could turn the tables and fire your boss.But what if I told you that you can?Let's this about this for a second.  The act of letting someone go in business is nothi...
By Kyle Reyes
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 Even though I worked in journalism for nearly a decade, I didn't understand the power of a publicist.If anything, I hated them.When studying journalism in college, we were taught that journalists are good and public relations people are bad.  Many professors created this imaginary battle in whic...

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