Mott Marvin Kornicki, Waterway Realtors, Notary Public 786-229-7999 (Waterway Realtors® • South East Florida • Real Estate Brokers)

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Well aware, and Bob Stewart has made it clear that AR management's stance is the posts don't violate community guidelines, they are real estate related and management does not want to limit the number of posts members can make in a day.  So while those members miss the social engagement opportunity, that's their choice.  And since the posts are real estate topics, they're not hurting site authority.

Nov 07, 2019 05:03 AM
Rainmaker
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

It actually hurts them as no one wants to read them. They lose potential readers, they lose potential followers and lose the valuable part of AR of engagement, comments and the ability to connect with others. Lastly it is just rude.

Nov 07, 2019 05:03 AM
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David M. Dwares
Title Professionals Corp. - Fort Lauderdale, FL
Title guy with a broker license

It's a good thing nothing like that happens in the Q&A Section.

Nov 07, 2019 06:08 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Support has spoken! Me, I ignore them and move on!

Nov 07, 2019 05:44 AM
Rainmaker
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg IL Real Estate

yes they are. We have complained but it is not against AR policy.

Nov 07, 2019 05:19 AM
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Peter Mohylsky
PrimeSouth Properties - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Let me help you find your path to the beach.

I don’t think there is any benefit but who does it actually hurt?

Nov 07, 2019 05:09 AM
Rainmaker
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Raymond E. Camp
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services - Ontario, NY
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester

That is what the scroll wheel is for!

Nov 07, 2019 05:08 AM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

The ptb won't do anything about them, but they don't have to because nobody reads them. The trick as a blogger is to avoid them so that your post doesn't get lost in all of theirs. Fortunately that's pretty easy.

Nov 07, 2019 05:08 AM
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Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

No one likes that, it's been brought up here & outside of AR many times. I suppose it all comes down to what is in the Terms of Service & if it qualifies as a violation.

Nov 07, 2019 04:56 AM
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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Those people aren't here for US (the platform members) and don't care what we think. They are strictly interested in posting to the Public. 

Nov 07, 2019 06:56 AM
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Valeria Mola
SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach - Sunny Isles Beach, FL
305-607-0709 SIB Realty

Physically it is impossible to put 30+ post with updated information.

Nov 07, 2019 06:04 AM
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

I'm sure they are and there's not rule against doing so.

Nov 07, 2019 05:31 AM
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Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

When ever agents engage in 'Done For You" services such as blogging, the entire re market gets polluted with homogeneous content. Many agents on AR have revealed, they are too busy to do their own work and prefer DFY options. I too have engaged my own Internet pollution service to auto post on SM platforms.

A question I have is 'How can this be a problem if it is your choice whether to read or follow? "

However, be aware, blogging on AR is intended to be consumer facing and the visitor may be unaware of the redundancy since they are not in the same tunnel as the real estate professional.

Now, let's talk about the 'serial' question poster.....  ahh, maybe I see the problem.

Nov 07, 2019 05:11 AM
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Alan May
Jameson Sotheby's International Realty - Evanston, IL
Helping you find your way home.

Kinda like this... right?

Nov 07, 2019 06:43 AM
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Yes.  This has been brought up before. AR is aware and it's been said to be perfectly legal 

Nov 07, 2019 07:50 AM
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Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Prado Real Estate South - St. George, UT
So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR

Yes. Robo-blogging is not against Community Guidelines and Draino will not un-clog the blog roll! 

Nov 07, 2019 06:32 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

I do not pay attention to that.

Nov 07, 2019 06:28 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Yep, and they don't care to engage.

Nov 14, 2019 05:26 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

ActiveRain Support group answer it the right way.

 

Nov 13, 2019 08:52 AM
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Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

A commonly asked question Mott Marvin Kornicki . If it works for them then what's the harm to us?

Nov 09, 2019 05:55 AM
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John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

AR has stated the corporate position on this matter.

Not my problem.

 

Nov 07, 2019 06:29 PM
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Evelina Tsigelnitskaya
SIB Realty - Sunny Isles Beach, FL
www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931

 Thank you for answer

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Nov 07, 2019 01:25 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

Some post for business, some post to get comments, I admire those who are dominating their market.

Nov 07, 2019 01:20 PM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Yes. There are no limits on the number of posts.

Nov 07, 2019 10:45 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

They are aware and it does not violate any rules.

Nov 07, 2019 09:37 AM