google: Weekly Website Tip: How Much Twitter Traffic Does Your Website Get? - 06/17/14 05:43 AM
Much of what we do at Peacock Virtual Solutions and The Agent Accelerator, after building our customer's websites, is teach them how to drive the most traffic to the website they just paid for.
Everybody wants their website to provide a steady stream of new clients, or what we call conversion.
Conversion is turning an anonymous website visitor (traffic) into a lead (getting them to tell you who they are, typically by provoking them into contacting you by phone, email or web form submission. And then turning that lead into a client.
The simple fact of the matter is this: Your website can't convert somebody who isn't on it.
This means … (2 comments)

google: 13 Mind Blowing Facts About Social Media - 01/31/14 05:42 AM
 13 Mind Blowing Facts About Social Media
and a couple other tidbits

The primary questions I get when speaking about Social Media are centered around why someone should use social media as part of their marketing plan. Typically the questions come from agents who are in their 50s or older and perceive social media as pointless and silly. I have compiled a few of the reasons below:
60% of Google+ users login at least once a day. 23% of Facebook users check their account 5 times per day. 4.2 Billion people access Social Media sites via mobile. 189 Million Facebook … (2 comments)

google: Your Website Sucks Part 1 - 01/24/14 02:54 AM

That's right... Your website sucks! Well maybe YOURS doesn't but if I were talking to a room of 100 real estate agents, that statement would be true of 90 of them at least.
"Why does my website suck?" you ask... Well if your website is provided by your large, national brokerage as "value" of hanging your license with them... it probably sucks. The reason being; every other agent in your office... wait no.... every other agent in the country that checked the box saying "Yes please provide me with a company website" has the EXACT same site and content … (6 comments)

google: Social Media Resources for Real Estate - 12/02/13 04:45 AM

The real estate business requires top-of-mind awareness to succeed. One of the best avenues of promoting such a business is through the use of social media networks. There are several options to consider when looking at social medial for real estate. If you’re a running a real estate agency or you’re a professional real estate agent, you can realize better results by using diverse social media platforms. You can easily promote your brand and listings as often as possible. Given below are some of the best social media avenues to explore:
Facebook is a popular social media network site … (0 comments)

google: 4 Must Have Plugins No WordPress Blog Should Be Without - 08/07/13 11:58 PM
If any of you are like me, you have your own self-hosted WordPress blog in addition to your ActiveRain blog... well if you are anything like me, you have several WordPress blogs.  What I love about WordPress is that the open source nature of it means there are literally thousands of plugins which will customize your site that are just a simple click away.
There are tons of plugins for pretty much anything.  You can customize your sidebars, create custom forms, add your Twitter feed to your site (come on, you knew I was bringing social media into this somehow didn't … (2 comments)

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