social networks Archive

Will Social Search Change the Way Consumers Find Real Estate Agents?

By Todd Carpenter, Director of Digital Engagement, National Association of REALTORS® Imagine a future home buyer choosing to do business with you because you both “like” the same coffee shop on Facebook, went to the same school, or because...
September 9, 2011

Is Google+ a License to Talk Out of Both Sides of Our Mouths?

By Todd Carpenter, Director of Digital Engagement, National Association of REALTORS® I’m a big fan of selective transparency. The concept of showcasing what makes you great and sparing your followers the boring, the mediocre, and the downright ugly stuff...
July 5, 2011

‘Happy Birthday, You’re Unfriended’: Adventures in Anti-Networking

By Todd Carpenter, Social Media Manager, National Association of REALTORS® For the last 10 months, I have been unfriending more people than I friend on Facebook. I made a decision that I would either need to make my account unrealistically vanilla, filter all...

The Right Way to Get Started in Social Media

By Shane Singh, Editorial Intern, REALTOR® Magazine Who, what, where, when, why, and how? Four speakers took on these classic questions at the 2010 National Association of REALTORS® Leadership Summit’s 21st Century Communications panel this afternoon, and related them...
August 5, 2010

Top 10 Real Estate Developments of the ’00s: #8

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Our review of the top real estate developments in this decade rolls on with a look at the eighth-ranked entry:...