Flipboard Really Does Work!

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Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage 209100

After reading Anita Clark's blog about Flipboard - Content Sharing - Flipping Out Over Flipboard, I decided to finally break down and give it a try. So, I went ahead and created 8 magazines of topics that have proven popular on other social websites. These included tips for buyers, sellers, and home owners.

The Cameron Team on Flipboard

The first 2 days, I went through all my green content and flipped it using the handy browser button for Firefox. Not much happened in way of traffic or followers, but research of other bloggers told me that it would take some time.

The next day, I started flipping other people's shared articles/posts. I also commented on a few, but I'll be honest and tell you I didn't spend much time on doing this because I had to focus on more pressing manners.

When I went back the next day, I was surprised to see that we had 49 viewers and 692 page flips. So, I popped over to check my website analytics. We had 20 referrals from Flipboard and it's only multiplied since then!

If you're hesitating to add another website to your arsenal, stop and give Flipboard a try. I haven't seen as good a response as this since Google Plus created their Collections. I'm very excited to see where it goes.

Oh, and don't forget to follow The Cameron Team on Flipboard!

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  1. Winston Heverly 09/29/2016 02:14 PM
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the cameron team
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Rainmaker
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Thank you for the information and inspiration. I will look into Flipboard.

Jun 23, 2016 08:44 PM #21
Rainmaker
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Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker, Blackstone Realty Group - brokered by eXp Realty - Kalispell, MT
The House Kat

This is interesting. I saved the last post on Flipboard to go back and review. I think it's about time to do that.!

Jun 23, 2016 08:44 PM #22
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Sham Reddy CRS
H E R Realty, Dayton, OH - Dayton, OH
CRS

Thanks for sharing!!!

Give Flipboard a try. I haven't seen as good a response as this since Google Plus created their Collections. I'm very excited to see where it goes.

Jun 23, 2016 09:23 PM #23
Rainmaker
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Sharon Tara
Sharon Tara Transformations - Portsmouth, NH
New Hampshire Home Stager

I hadn't heard of this. I'll check it out. Sounds like it's working well for you.

Jun 23, 2016 09:26 PM #24
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Thanks for sharing your experience

Jun 23, 2016 09:46 PM #25
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Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR
Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

Good morning Melanie Cameron ,

I've read Anita Clarks post too and started on it the other day..I've been busy now with another two new listings coming on the market so will check back and see how it is doing! Thanks for sharing your experience! I just subscribed to your post!

Jun 23, 2016 10:12 PM #26
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Beth Atalay
Cam Realty and Property Management - Clermont, FL
Cam Realty of Clermont FL

Good morning Melanie, great to hear flipboard is working out well for you. I did sign up but haven't done much with it.

Jun 23, 2016 10:56 PM #27
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Thanks for sharing this in follow-up to Anita's post. I haven't signed up but will, and will start to explore.

Jun 24, 2016 12:44 AM #28
Rainmaker
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Melissa Marro
Keller Williams First Coast Realty - The Marro Team - Orange Park, FL
Jacksonville Real Estate and Home Staging

I missed Anita's post about it so this is the first I've heard of it. I checked it out and looks pretty intriguing. I also followed your link to Anita's blog. I sent both yours and hers to my admin and have signed up. Now to decide what to do there and who to have do it. =)

Jun 24, 2016 01:00 AM #29
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Pat Starnes-Front Gate Realty
Front Gate Real Estate - Brandon, MS
601-991-2900 Office; 601-278-4513 Cell

This is news to me. Thanks for the tip; I'll check it out.

Jun 24, 2016 02:12 AM #30
Rainmaker
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Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce

Good to know...now if I could just figure out how to add hours to the day...

Jun 24, 2016 03:36 AM #31
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Theresa Akin
CORPUS CHRISTI REALTY GROUP - Corpus Christi, TX

I keep hearing about it and will have to check it out. Thanks for sharing!!

Jun 24, 2016 05:25 AM #32
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Laura Filip
Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life - Whitesboro, TX
What can we do for you today?

Thank you for sharing interesting information.... Flip Board seen it used on a news sight that I regularly visit. 

Jun 24, 2016 06:44 AM #33
Rainmaker
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Joan Whitebook
BHG The Masiello Group - Nashua, NH
Consumer Focused Real Estate Services

I will have to check this out.  I haven't been aware of this.  Thanks for bringing this to the attention of the Active Rain Family.

Jun 24, 2016 12:44 PM #34
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

I particularily like the layout and with names like Martha Stewart. If it is professionally done I think people will be interested in your effort hoping to get more business from them.

Thanks for sharing.

Jun 25, 2016 02:00 AM #35
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

I use it daily but it is still not as good as Zite was. Flipboard bought it and shut it down. I did import my categories but I still miss Zite.

Jun 25, 2016 08:25 AM #36
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Mike Frazier
Carousel Realty of Dyer County - Dyersburg, TN
Northwest Tennessee Realtor

Thanks for sharing. I read a version of flipboard news almost every day but will follow up on what you shared here.

Jun 25, 2016 09:39 PM #37
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Larry Johnston
Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC - Elkhart, IN
Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN

Hi Melanie Cameron , Actually, Flipboard is new to me.  I am going to check it out.  Thanks!

Jun 27, 2016 04:12 AM #38
Rainmaker
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Never have heard of this website but will check it out later today when I return from appointments. Thank You!

Sep 29, 2016 11:02 PM #39
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Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

Thanks for making us aware of this; off to check it out. Sounds a little like Pinterest yes?

Sep 29, 2016 11:58 PM #40
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