Melissa Jackson, Helping You Make The Right Move (Citiwide Alliance Realty)

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Tony Lewis
RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident - Valencia, CA
RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita

Pinterest of course

Dec 03, 2015 12:46 PM
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Joe Petrowsky
Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709 - Manchester, CT
Your Mortgage Consultant for Life

Good morning Melissa, I use all that you mentioned except Google+, but also use Wordpress, the Patch and my website. I blog on all of them.

Dec 03, 2015 05:56 PM
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Women of Westchester Working Together
Women of Westchester Working Together - West Harrison, NY
Women helping Women get ahead

I am using all of those + Pinterest, but I can't say it's getting me much business.  I do get biz from FB groups from my customers recommending me.  That's what has worked the best, but it's organic and I can't control it.

Dec 03, 2015 05:42 PM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

I am on Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook but I find AR is the social media forum that has brought me the most exposure and business.  

Dec 04, 2015 01:22 AM
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John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
Honesty, Integrity, Results, Experienced. HIRE Me!

FB has worked very well for us.  Our personal pages (especially Debbie's) has brought us 4 closings, 2 listings and just this week a repeat out of state buyer.  

Dec 03, 2015 09:41 PM
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Jack Gerbehy
Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Periscope: Real time live stream.... you never know who you will see... I saw Rob Van Winkle a few Weeks ago just hanging with fans streaming in Miami. Stream is live then auto deletes in 24hrs.

Medium: The place to Blog when blogging is what you do.....

pretty sure their owned by Twittter

Dec 03, 2015 01:57 PM
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Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917

The list goes on and on. How you spend your time is important because there is so much out there.

Dec 03, 2015 01:06 PM
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Joy Bender
Compass - La Jolla, CA
San Diego Partner - The Private Client Team

Melissa Jackson I'm very well connected on Linkedin and Facebook with HNWI just haven't utilized well to connect.  In the future I can reach out via messenger ect.

Jan 02, 2016 11:40 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Melissa Jackson - I am yet to make best use of any of these platforms for my business.  Though I do share my blogs on some of these platforms.

Dec 04, 2015 03:46 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I use these all to post my AR posts, and also get a good reponse from pinterest.

 

Dec 04, 2015 06:06 AM
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Zachary Cook
Realty Executives - Wichita, KS
Certified Marketing Executive

In my brokerage, agents also use YouTube. And then with Instagram, you can connect multiple different social media sites to post to from one app.

Dec 04, 2015 03:40 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Melissa,

Personally, Linked In has been the best.  Over the 8 years, the amount of business it generated is negligible...nothing from all the others, a bit from Active Rain.  The best generator of biz has been face to face.  You have to have a door knocking strategy (not necessarily knocking on doors) that will make you the big bucks.  Social media is just to be seen.  A

Dec 04, 2015 03:14 AM
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

I do Pinterest, as well. But that's pretty much it and enough as far as I'm concerned.

Dec 04, 2015 02:50 AM
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Jack Lewitz
IL Real Estate Specialists - Evanston, IL

Social Media is the buzz word these days but I am trying to convert more into business and am focusing on Facebook and Linkedin.

Dec 04, 2015 02:13 AM
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Katerina Gasset
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services - Wellington, FL
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services

It depends on who your audience is. What platforms is your avatar on? You should be where your audience is. Is your niche divorce attorneys who you want to get referrals from? The best place to network with them is going to be on LinkedIn. But if your avatar is a female aged 35 who makes over $120K annual salary and has kids- you better be on Pinterest. If you are working wtih generation x -be on snapchat. 

Now that was for relationship building and getting business. Now for SEO, that is a different story... you need to be in as many places as you can possibly figure out a way to be in so that you are sending out signals to search engines that you are relative and an authority in your niche. 

Dec 04, 2015 01:39 AM
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David Gibson CNE, 719-304-4684 ~ Colorado Springs Relocation
Colorado Real Estate Advisers LLC - Colorado Springs, CO
Relocation, Luxury & Lifestyle residential

Melissa,
I focus on AR exclusively and it has paid off very well.

Dec 03, 2015 11:37 PM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Every real estate professional should have a presence on Pinterest.

Dec 03, 2015 11:10 PM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Melissa Jackson I think ActiveRain is the most productive.

Dec 03, 2015 10:21 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

Google+ first and foremost.....I also use facebook and belong to many closed groups for real estate ...  Nestor & Katerina Gasset (katerina) offers a Listing Experts Academy....and after joining that you have many closed group platforms available to you....and the information is unbelievable....I've been in the business 37 years, and I've always been the top listing agent no matter where I worked, but I'm learning more every day with that guidance.... it's worth the money.... invest in YOU and you'll earn it back 100 fold....

Dec 03, 2015 10:13 PM
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Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

I am a disciple of the Millionaire Real Estate Agent(by Keller) and I've been trained on 33 Touch to your SOI (MET Group). I view Social Media as a way to accomplish SOME OF those Touches !

Dec 03, 2015 09:15 PM
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Raymond E. Camp
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services - Ontario, NY
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester

You Tube is one I just started and will hopefully see some results with.

I also use most of the ones mentioned above.

Dec 03, 2015 09:00 PM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

I only use active rain.

Dec 03, 2015 08:40 PM
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Michael Thacker - Re/Max Real Estate Center - Louisville
Re/Max Real Estate Center - The Thacker Group - Louisville, KY
Your best friend who just happens to be a Realtor

Instagram is a great one, that is if you have a LOT of visual items to contribute, and you use hashtags, etc. wisely.

Dec 03, 2015 05:31 PM
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FN LN
Toronto, ON

ActiveRain is one good specialized social media site.

Dec 03, 2015 01:30 PM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

The ones you mentioned are the best and of course Activerain.

Dec 27, 2016 07:48 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
www.HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Pinterest and Instagram.  Don't use Insta as much as I should though, no automation.  :(

Dec 04, 2015 08:10 AM
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Home Lender 911
Home Lender 911 - West Palm Beach, FL
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You should consider Home Lender 911 for new clients that are exclusively provided to real estate agents, and mortgage pros.

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Dec 04, 2015 05:40 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
BVO Luxury Group @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

On the lilst for December planning

Dec 03, 2015 10:47 PM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

At some point, enough, is enough and you have to limit social media activities and get in front of clients. You hit the key sites, and we have NEVER received a lead from social media activity.

Dec 03, 2015 10:11 PM
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TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc.
Complete Home Inspections, Inc. - Brentwood, TN
Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029

 Good Friday morning Melissa. I did not use social media. I just use it day to day interaction and drip campaigns.

Dec 03, 2015 06:03 PM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

AR as well:) 

Pinterest is good also. 

Even that is too much:)

Dec 03, 2015 04:01 PM