activerain tips: ActiveRain Members Make 2016 Best Real Estate Blog Awards. - 01/21/16 10:15 PM
ActiveRain Members Make 2016 Best Real Estate Blog Award's List.
Congratulations to the ActiveRain members who made the top 87 Realtor Blogs of 2016 that was compiled by David Feldberg at the Coastal Real Estate Group in Newport Beach, California. Here are a few of the ActiveRain blogger that made the list:
Joe Manausa from Tallahassee, Florida.
Anita Clark from Warner Robins, Georgia.
Mitchell Hall from Manhattan, New York.
Pat and Wayne Harriman from Wallingford, Connecticut.
Sandra Nickel from Montgomery, Alabama.
Click link to see the whole list of “Best Realtor Blog Awards 2016 Winners”.
Keep singing in the rain. Click on  ActiveRain Tips to see more helpful information.

activerain tips: What’s Is Next for ActiveRain? Reports Inman News. - 07/07/15 11:34 PM
What’s Is Next for ActiveRain? Reports Inman News.
Have you seen the July 7th article in the Inman News about Ben Kinney and his plans regarding ActiveRain? His plan is to turn ActiveRain into a powerhouse of consumer content for hyper local real estate news and information.  Along with that they are working on a new and improved referrals platform for agents.
To read the whole article click here to go to Google Link What's is Next for AR.
Some exciting changes are coming to ActiveRain thanks to Ben Kinney and Bob Stewart taking a new lead and ownership.

activerain tips: Measure Your Impact with - 10/15/14 10:52 PM
Measure Your Impact with

Measure your tweet activity by using Twitter’s Analytical tool. The tool will measure your how successful your tweets are by measuring impressions and engagements. An Impression is the number of times a user saw your tweet and an engagement is how many times a user has interacted with your tweet.
The tool also shows demographics of your followers, their interests and locations. Free and easy to use just sign in at
Click here for local tweets on Real Estate news and advice in Fairfield County, Connecticut.

activerain tips: If You Are In The Real Estate Industry Then Check out - 08/14/14 05:21 AM
If You Are In The Real Estate Industry Then Check out
Over a 250,000 professionals of the Real Estate industry are members at which makes it the largest and most active social network in the real estate community. ActiveRain is a platform not only for real estate agents but for mortgage brokers, contractors, home inspectors, property managers, homeowners, landlords and tenants or any other profession that deals with real estate.
ActiveRain is FREE and open to the public where real estate professionals can network with their peers and share industry news, events, information regarding all aspects of real estate.

activerain tips: Realtors® Are You Using NAR RPR? - 06/25/14 10:34 PM
Realtors® Are You Using NAR RPR?

Realtors Property Resource® was created by the National Association of Realtors® for the sole purpose of providing Realtors® with market data, property details, maps and demographic information along with Comps and Property Investment Analysis tools. RPR helps you create easy to read reports in a fast and simple process that your clients will appreciate.
Plenty of information and tips on how to use this extensive tool with webinars, videos, articles and a 24 hour chat line.
Easy to set up an account; just enter your name and NRDS# along. To look up your … (12 comments)

activerain tips: Activerain Social Media Tip Using Twitter. - 06/02/14 12:42 AM
Activerain Social Media Tip Using Twitter.
Here on Activerain you can get many great tips and ideas on how to market your real estate company, grow your business and increase your networking. This month Activerain challenge is “Crowdsourcing: The Art of Social Sharing” were Activerain members can share their successful experiences using Social Media tools to grow their SOI.
 I have had great success using Twitter to post and share my Activerain articles.
My strategy is that I like to cluster my tweets in 3 to 5 quick posts and generally they will have a theme. I also find the local … (5 comments)

activerain tips: TAG! Find Your ActiveRain Blog Posts in Seconds, by Searching the TAGS - 01/09/14 10:55 PM

Here is a great ActiveRain Tip from Fred Griffin...........
Activerain has a "tag cloud" for all of your posts....
Very easy to use...
Just add /tags to the end of your activerain URL user name
Once your get your AR Tag Cloud you can click on any tag to go to your list of posts.
Please leave comments on orginal post
      Have you ever gone looking for an ActiveRain Blog that you wrote a year or two ago?  Have you searched for it until you are dizzy? 
     You've done Google and Bing searches … (2 comments)

activerain tips: TWO Simple Business Plans to Start 2014 for Realtors®. - 01/09/14 05:02 AM
2 Simple Business Plans for 2014 Realtors.
Real Estate agent here is an easy to use Business Plan to help you reach your 2014 goals. November & December are the best times to start your New Years Business Plan, get ahead of the crowd and yet it is not to late to get the ball rolling with the New Year.
This easy to use system is called the 1 – 3 – 5 Business Plan and can be used for any business and/or personal achievements goals to be reached. A user friendly, easy … (10 comments)

activerain tips: ActiveRain Tip ~ Promotes Your MLS Listings to 50+ National Websites. - 10/24/13 11:59 PM
AR Tip ~ Promotes Your MLS Listings to 50+ National Websites.
Zillow, Trulia,, Yahoo and many other national and regional real estate websites can all list your MLS’s listings automatically by ListHub. ListHub basic service is FREE which allows real estate professionals to advertise their listings on over 50 nation wide websites.
ListHub is the nation’s premier platform for listing management and online listing activity reporting. ListHub network includes more than 450 participating MLS’s, 48,000+ brokerage firms and over 125 real estate search engine sites for listing distributions.
ListHub pulls the listing directly from the MLS and will automatically update … (2 comments)

activerain tips: Creating Symbols Using Keyboard ♥ ∞ ☼. - 02/14/13 01:22 AM
Creating Symbols Using Keyboard ♥∞☼.
Activerain community is a wonderful place to share and learn from.
Today I am sharing a little trick I recently learned about which is creating symbols by using the computers keyboard.
Yes you too can make symbols with your keyboard by using the keyboards right side numeric keypad.
Here are a few fun symbols you can make.

Here is How.
Look Up your Alt Code (click here)
Go to your keyboards right side numeric keypad and activate your “NumLock” button.
Press “Alt” button ~ press down and hold, try the … (36 comments)

activerain tips: ActiveRain Points Will Save You Money. - 01/21/13 05:01 AM
ActiveRain Points Will Save You Money.
My ActiveRain membership costs will go down 50% starting tomorrow when I hit that almighty number of 400,000 Activerain points on my account.
But it is not just about points, it is also about putting out great informative helpful tips, articles, links, advice, shared experiences, local community news & events and more.
Whenever I have a question or need to look up I head first to Activerain to see if there are any articles on the subject.
The AR community is so very helpful and fun. When traveling I check with AR to see what … (9 comments)

activerain tips: No Fluff’n’Nutter In My Blog ~ ActiveRain Resolution 2012. - 01/07/12 12:04 AM
No Fluff’n’Nutter In My Blog ~ ActiveRain Resolution 2012.
Fluff’n’Nutter, a white creamy-gooey substance that provides no significant benefits.
My New Year’s Resolution 2012 theme for the first week of January is to “Do Better Blogging”. In short no Fluff’n’Nutter in my ActiveRain posts but to provide quality content, information, links, tips and information that will provide useful to my reader and thus to increase the number of eyeballs to my AR posts.
Over the first week of the New Year here in my ActiveRain Blog I have written a few posts to share with my friends in the … (4 comments)

David Popoff, Realtor®,SRS, Green ~ Fairfield County, Ct (DMK Real Estate )

David Popoff

Realtor®,SRS, Green ~ Fairfield County, Ct

Darien, CT

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DMK Real Estate

Address: Darien, Greenwich, Stamford, Rowayton, Norwalk, New Canaan, Wilton, Westport., Fairfield County, Connecticut

Mobile: (203) 228-0646

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