social media for real estate agents: Facebook Post Tips for Real Estate Agents - 01/16/17 04:10 PM
The more sophisticated Facebook becomes, the more real estate agents need to focus on the quality of their posts! The competitive nature of the real estate industry makes it easy to get wrapped up in self-promotion. But social media isn't all about advertising; it's about relationships.
Fortunately, there are ways to make yourself and your real estate career memorable to your audience, while keeping your posts authentic and relatable. Here's a few tips for you!
Always use a photo or video in your posts; text-only messages are harder to notice. While you can find royalty-free photos online, your own photos of local landmarks … (9 comments)

social media for real estate agents: Online Marketing for Real Estate Pros - 10/12/15 02:52 PM
Inman News recently published a brief article about top digital marketing tips for real estate agents. We're going to share highlights with you, and add some helpful detail to help you form an online marketing plan that you can implement! First, some background. Inman News conducted a survey of real estate agents and brokers to find out what online tactics proved to be successful for them. Subscribers to Inman News can read the entire report.  Successful online marketing boils down to some of the things we've talked about extensively in our own blog posts. Namely, having a strong brand, a good online reputation, … (3 comments)

social media for real estate agents: Top 5 Tips for Managing Your Online Reputation - 08/03/15 02:21 PM
According to a consumer survey by BeeSocial.com, 76% of consumers use online reviews when evaluating a local business. What will prospective real estate clients find out about you with an online search?
Unless you're actively managing your online reputation, you could be unpleasantly surprised by what bubbles up to the top!
Fortunately, there are simple ways to establish and manage content that will enhance your professional image. We're sharing a few good tips from Entrepreneur, along with some advice of our own!
Use visual content to tell your story. Sites like Pinterest and Instagram are great places to start. Use photos to convey lifestyle branding … (4 comments)

social media for real estate agents: 5 Things to Look for When Hiring a Social Media Marketer - 11/14/13 06:39 AM

We all know social media is a huge part of today’s marketing, and is a medium that can’t be ignored.  Yet, as real estate agents, finding the time to stay on top of your Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other social media sites can seem daunting!  When it comes down to it, you’d rather focus in on your clients daily needs, listing appointments, getting that home sold, and all the other real estate related tasks about which you find you’re passionate. 
 
This is why many real estate professionals are turning toward hiring an in office person or company to handle … (0 comments)

social media for real estate agents: Visual Social Media- The Biggest Marketing Tool for 2013! - 12/20/12 04:43 AM

It’s no wonder with the success of sites like Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube; we see our society moving from social media to visual social media.  While blogs began to be overshadowed by Facebook and Twitter due to length, our culture is now gravitating towards even more fast paced, visual content.
 
Now, this isn’t to say that you shouldn’t be providing great content on your real estate blog or even smart posts on your social media sites, but for 2013, it will be the visuals that will draw people to your online presence.
 
In a recent article by social … (3 comments)

social media for real estate agents: How To Make Your Website More Social - 09/13/12 06:37 AM

When you first think of social media, what comes to mind?  Your Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and a myriad of other accounts come to the forefront.  You are well aware of the need for engagement and consistent interaction on these sites.  Which is great!  All of your social media platforms deserve your attention as clients and potential clients oftentimes find it easiest to interact with you through these mediums.
 
But have you considered your website as a means of social media interaction?
 
Oftentimes, people focus on how their website looks at first glance and work hard to make sure … (0 comments)

social media for real estate agents: Create More Time in Your Day! - 05/24/12 04:29 AM

Do you ever feel as though you get lost in your daily tasks and before you know it, the day is over?  Do you ever wish for just a few more hours to get stuff done?  It’s something most of us struggle with as we succumb to the tyranny of the urgent or the desire to do everything at once.
 
So how can you break this vicious cycle and gain back that precious time each day?  Training yourself to remain organized and focused on your goals is key!  Chris Brogan, president of Human Business Works which is a small … (2 comments)

 
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