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Social media is where people immediately go to for recommendations for anything and everything, from eateries to vacation spots to even real estate. Real estate is all about referrals and who you know.which, if you think about it, is what social media is all about. Information overload is what most people feel when researching real estate. Tsk tsk.

Are You Getting Bad Real Estate SEO Advice?

Small Business Mavericks

» Are You Getting Bad Real Estate SEO Advice? Hat tip to Matt McGee for bringing this to my attention, but I have long thought that real estate agents and brokers were getting bad SEO advice. Specifically, an article on the National Association of Realtors’ website tells real estate agents what to do, but I wouldn’t trust it completely.

Effective Marketing from Bob the House

Spin Sucks

According to Bob’s Twitter bio, he’s in a very family-friendly neighborhood. But I’m certainly glad I became friends with Bob because he is a fantastic case study in effective marketing.  A House that Tweets I met Bob on Twitter one day last week. By Laura Petrolino I know this house named Bob. That’s right, Bob. My friend. He’s a house. That’s not a metaphor.

Creative Marketing by Bob the House

Spin Sucks

OK,   I am not actually Bob, but I do  play him on Twitter. gave the house a name (I went with Bob because the house is on Robert Drive) and took to Twitter as Bob the House. Creative Marketing for More than Just Real Estate. So how can this type of creative marketing be applied to industries beyond real estate? Twitter worked for Bob. He is a house.

How to Stop Wasting Time on Social Media

Katie Lance

” Whether you are a real estate agent, broker or social media manager – being able to be efficient with our time when it comes to social media, and still find the time to engage online is key. have a bit of routine; first Snapchat, then Instagram, them Facebook and then Twitter. Twitter lists for curating content. Find more statistics at Statista. Read this!

Social Media in the Industry: Customization is the Key to Success

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Over the past couple years, one of the most common questions from business owners has been, “Do I need to be on Facebook and/or Twitter?&# Real Estate. There are a few other options for real estate networking including: activerain.com, wannanetwork.com, realtown.com, realestateforum.com and others. These can be automatically posted to Twitter, as well.

Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign

yMarketingMatters

Yes, now Twitter started rolling out its new profile redesign on Tuesday April 8th. Note:  New Twitter users will get this new profile when creating an account and are walked through the account account process, so it’s actually a great way to practice using the new layout. If not, upload a new photo that will be more suitable for this f abulous new big real estate!

Twitter for Real Estate Agents – From Tweets to Clients

TwiTip

Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Patric Herber @relicense Patric and his team help everyday people obtain their real estate license. Twitter for Real Estate Agents – From Tweets to Clients 7 Twitter may have began as a simple communication platform for friends and family, but it quickly evolved into an amazingly powerful marketing tool. Many of these searches will return other real estate agents.

Is Twitter Trying To Be Like Facebook?

Firebelly

Over the last month or so Twitter has designed its platform to compete with ever changing Facebook. Many have their opinions about the redesign, but it’s the right move for Twitter to allow users to tell their stories more visually. New Twitter Features: Header Image: The new header image on a Twitter profile ressembles Facebook’s cover image.

18 Tweetable Twitter Tips for Newbies

Waxing UnLyrical

For those of us who’ve been using Twitter for a while, we sometimes forget that there are new adopters of the network every day. Trying to figure out Twitter back in the day was bad enough; can you imagine what it’s like these days? So here are 18 tweetable Twitter tips for newbies (check out that alliteration!). Include a link in your Twitter profile.

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Five Tips for Holding a Twitter Chat that Doesn’t Suck

Spin Sucks

Twitter is an excellent venue for sharing news with fans and followers, promoting products and businesses, and supporting worthy causes. To that end, Twitter chats are becoming increasingly popular as a way to build brand awareness and extend networks. Five Tips for Holding a Twitter Chat that Doesn’t Suck. Have you held a Twitter chat? Plan your big event. Louis.

Twists, Turns, and Tweets Amidst Twitter Company Chaos

Spin Sucks

For those of us on social media, trend watchers, and especially employees and stockholders of Twitter, there is a question mark surrounding the future of the social network. Despite all of its popularity and buzz, Twitter is not making money and is losing its user base. He should know, he’s been on Twitter from the beginning. Twitter Endless Characters. By Janice Cuban.

Using SocialCentiv Twitter Marketing Software for Lead Generation

Bill Hartzer

We’ve always thought of Twitter as a social media site to connect with others and see their Tweets. But did you know that there a lots of people on Twitter who are looking for products and services that you may offer? For example, someone might ask their followers about real estate agents in the area. Sure, you could use Twitter Cards , but it takes time to set up.

‘Delete Your Account’ vs. #CrookedHillary: Who Won the Clinton-Trump Twitter Battle?

SocialTimes Twitter

The most recent debate in the 2016 presidential election happened not on a stage, but on Twitter. According to data from Simply Measured , the conversation around “Delete your account” hit a crescendo June 9 (the day of Clinton’s tweet), with more than 344,000 Twitter mentions. While Clinton appeared to win this battle, Trump has been winning the war on Twitter.

8 Twitter Marketing Mistakes

Shift Digital

Are you frustrated that you aren’t getting results from your Twitter campaign? Here are 8 Twitter marketing mistakes that might be hurting you: 1. Twitter is a fantastic tool to broadcast information, but it’s also instant and temporary. Not only are you not broadening your audience by saving the content to tweet throughout the day (see point #1!), you also may cause your followers to tune you out or unfollow you all together by flooding their twitter feed. If you are a real estate agent for example, focus on what matters to homeowners, sellers, and buyers.

How I Became the Person Most Mentioned by Digital Marketers on Twitter

Convince & Convert

That happened to me – and you’re damn right I dad-milked that sucker – when it was announced last week that (among digital marketers) I am the most retweeted and most mentioned person on Twitter  (PDF). In How is Pharrell the #10 most mentioned person on Twitter among digital marketers? Convince and Convert the now revolution twitter youtility Mythical.

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth

Two, how can Twitter make money? Question two comes from Question one (in part) - if Twitter doesn’t find a way for us to show we value it, it will fold/go under/dead pool, and that would be a shame. . Customer Pays Twitter . Would it work for Twitter? Twitter cards (like iTunes) anyone? Would that work on Twitter? Commercial Clients pay Twitter .

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5 Simple Ways to Boost Twitter Engagement…Right Now

Rebekah Radice

Are you using Twitter to market your business? When used correctly, Twitter can be a valuable addition to your current social media strategy. Not only is it an opportunity to reach and engage consumers in real-time, but it also promotes trust and builds credibility. So, how can you use Twitter to strategically support your business? Twitter Lists. People. Places.

Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth

Someone asked in comments on my blog – this one – “how to find followers or users on Twitter by location?&# In other words, what town are those Twitter users in ? Can I make a list of those on Twitter who are in my local area? Finding Twitter followers by location seems to be dependent on one of two things. Twitter followers by location – Bio.

Here’s how you make marketing people love

Convince & Convert

One such industry is real estate, where we often think of Realtors and property managers as homogenous entities that all do, act, and say similar things. That’s why I co-wrote Youtility for Real Estate: Why Smart Real Estate Marketing is About Help, Not Hype. If you’re in real estate, purchasing this book for less than 3 bucks is a no-brainer.

11 Things Donald Trump Stole From the Gary Vaynerchuk Playbook

Convince & Convert

They make their points without flourish and doing so enables them to reach a larger audience and connect on a “real world” level. They Use Twitter Masterfully. Donald Trump is to Twitter what Steph Curry is to the 3-point line: simply the best ever. He is also a Twitter investor. Image via BigStock. They claim he has “reinvented modern politics.”

THERE SHOULD BE NO SURPRISES

Myrland Marketing

?Today I saw an interesting discussion fly by on Twitter. Social Media Consultant Adrian Dayton and Law Practice Management Consultant Ron Friedmann were discussing Adrian’s recent article on Law.com titled Which Law Firm Owns The Most Digital Real Estate. In his post, Adrian wrote about BigLaw being behind in the creation of digital real estate via [.].

15 Amazing Women Bloggers You Should Get to Know

Janet Fouts

Some of them I know in person, but many I know through their blogs and Twitter personas. She blogs about real estate at TalktoCj where she shares everything from Silicon Valley market info and tips on marketing a home to local events and politics. One of the fantastic things about the growth of social media is how it has widened our window on the world. Amber Naslund. Really.

33 Thought-Provoking B2B Social Media and Marketing Stats

Webbiquity SMM

86% of B2B buyers say they see “no real difference between suppliers,” and messages focused on product features and functions barely move the needle. The B2B “Unique Selling Proposition” (USP) is dead: 86% of B2B buyers see “no real difference between suppliers.” 71% said Twitter, while 54% each mentioned Facebook and YouTube. 74% use LinkedIn, and 42% use Twitter.

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Google+ for Your Business

yMarketingMatters

Your Google+ posts allow you to capture real estate on Google’s Search Engine Results Pages (SERPs) as they appear on Google search page results.  Like with Facebook and Twitter, remember to set aside a budget specifically intended for Google+ marketing costs. Like with Facebook  and Twitter, Google+ needs commitment in order to yield results. Your Google+ Business Page.

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The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Ces Guerra

Spin Sucks

By Gini Dietrich Back in the early days of Twitter (when it was still fun), I met Ces Guerra. Securing my TX licenses for insurance and real estate was fun and professionally beneficial. He’s on Twitter , Facebook , LinkedIn , YouTube , Ink 361 , and Instagram. HUGE LSU fan, cyclist, traveler, skier, author, and hilarious guy, we became fast friends.

Why Publishers Need to Walk Away From Facebook

SocialTimes Facebook

percent on Twitter, 19.21 It’s determined by the almighty, seemingly ever-changing algorithm, which underscores the real need for and value in building communities around interests. Instead of “borrowing” real estate on social networks, publishers should seek new opportunities to own their digital presence, particularly in mobile. Create meaningful metrics based on observed actions and behaviors such as time spent, made a post, commented or shared content, or focus on real value-creating activities like website traffic and conversions. And that’s not all.

Google Plus SEO: The Business Benefits

Pamorama

Google+ places a heavy emphasis on search engine optimization (SEO), which differentiates it from other social media networks like Facebook and Twitter. . Although Facebook and Twitter are essential to marketing efforts, both impede Google from accessing much of their data, which limits their SEO effectiveness. Google Plus offers business opportunities available nowhere else.

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How to Train 80,000 People to Use Social Video Effectively

Convince & Convert

Through grit, determination, organization, and many many frequent flier miles, she has transformed a nation of real estate agents into social video moguls. Lindsay Listanski on Twitter: @LListanski. Coldwell Banker Real Estate : YouTube ,  Blog , Facebook , Pinterest , Twitter. Youtility for Real Estate. Virtual Reality. Wrong! Resources.

5 Commonly Misunderstood Things on Twitter

TwiTip

Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Shannon @ShannonAlbert Thesis designer, love alternative comedy, indie films, top 40 music, the Internet, travel, my 2 kids & husband. Starting a Tweet with an @ This is definitely the top mistake I see being made on Twitter.

Twitter Updates for 2009-03-03

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-03-03 March 3, 2009 by Taylor Marek Taylor is still hobbling around from last nights FUN! Love the design work on your twitter page and website! # @ computerhilfe thanks for the follow. How are you liking it on this end as compared to your writing/real estate/etc. Looking forward to new content at your website, keep up the good work # Ok, who forgot to tell me @ AndyJenkins is on twitter!? Weird. link] # Ha!

How Century 21 Creates Award-Winning Real-Time Social Media

Convince & Convert

As the largest residential real estate franchise sales organization on planet Earth, Century 21 has found social media to be a game-changer. Some offices have their own Facebook and Twitter accounts, and they leverage the content that Matt’s team provides. Tweetable Moments Today’s consumer wants it right now. MattGentile Tweet This. Earbud Giveaway. billion.

102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)

Webbiquity SMM

B2B buyers are most likely to share useful vendor content via email (79%), followed by LinkedIn (53%), Twitter (39%) and Facebook (18%). Women make up the larger share of users on Facebook (58% to 42%) and are a slightly larger share on Twitter (52% to 48%) while men are the predominate users of LinkedIn (63% to 37%) and Google+ (71% to 29%). Twitter Stats. Earnest Agency ). 4.

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How to Figure Out Once and For All Which Social Media Platforms to Be On

Katie Lance

These days, there are a lot of social platforms to choose from: Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, LinkedIn, and the list goes on and on. I’d like to take a step back and look at why most people ask which platform they should be on. Block off an hour this week and spend some time in Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat, Twitter, and Periscope.

The Reality of 'Careful What You Wish For'

Spin Sucks

The biggest is that your “real” job doesn’t go away. Karen Altes is manager of outreach programs for the Institute of Real Estate Management. TrackBack URL Leave a comment Latest Popular Tags Twitter What Bristol Palin Can Teach Us About Personal Branding The American Dream: Growing a Business Top Five Stories for Week Ending Sept. Twitter Handles: My Name or a Nickname?

How to Use LinkedIn to Become a Networking Superstar

Rebekah Radice

While Facebook, Twitter and other social sites build familiarity and awareness for your personal brand, LinkedIn is unique in its business focus. You’re both in the real estate industry and two incredible go-getters. . Tom is a 20 year real estate veteran and has run his own brokerage for the last 10. Not spending any time on LinkedIn? Join a group. Wrong!

How to Build the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2011 Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You can follow Tim on Twitter or on Facebook. Much More Screen Real Estate! The new layout, rolled out to all Pages on March 10, 2011, gives over a full two-thirds of Page real estate to the Page owner: The Perfect Fan Page Leverages ALL the Available Opportunities. This is a guest post by Tim Ware, owner of HyperArts. The Profile Picture. But then it reappeared.

How to Choose the Best Social Network for Your Audience

Simply Measured

We recently had a real estate agent reach out to us, explaining that he felt the urge to promote his brand on Periscope. Currently, I’m on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, with most of my engagement coming from Facebook. If you have a Twitter following, your target audience is under 45, and you are in one of these industries, I’d suggest you give it a shot.

The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Amanda Gant

Spin Sucks

When I moved to Chicago I worked for a real estate company and there were two women named Amy there. said, “well my real name is Amanda…”. Stalk her on Facebook , Twitter , Google+ , LinkedIn , Slideshare , and on the Orbit blog. She also is the brains and body behind the Orbit Twitter handle so you can have some fun with her there. By Gini Dietrich. three times.

How to Use Networking 3.0 to Make New Connections

Convince & Convert

Having a real estate agent in my network, I can then say, “I have a great real estate agent I can recommend,” and thus potentially add value in several ways: I could make a connection for someone in my network (client or otherwise), which would at the very least reinforce the value I bring to our relationship. Yet we know there is immense value in networking. Not at all.