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Secrets From a Social Media ‘Genius’

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine After many months of trying to improve our social media standing, I finally broke down and decided to seek outside help. When I thought about who I could turn to, one name...
March 8, 2011

Should You Post Your Listings on Facebook?

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine There’s been a lot of debate since the dawn of social media about best practices for selling on these platforms. When it first became widespread, a lot of practitioners started putting any...

Tweet Us, Poke Us on Facebook, and We’ll Answer

We’ve covered social media for years and told you how it could enhance your network.  We’ve tweeted to you, shared links on Facebook and Active Rain, and blogged about critical real estate news. Now REALTOR® Magazine is hoping to...

8 Tips for Powering Up Your Web Presence

By Erica Christoffer, Multimedia Web Producer, REALTOR® Magazine When considering your Web presence, ask yourself this: Am I interacting with my client base? If the answer is no, or not quite sure, here are eight tips from the International Builders’...
January 13, 2011

4 Ways to (Literally) Navigate the Social Media Landscape

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine If you’ve ever wondered what the entirety of online communities would look like in cartographic form — and really, who hasn’t? — then you should give this map from blogger XKCD a...
October 25, 2010

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

RECoach Cites Best Aggregators

Do you find it takes too long to keep track of all the good real estate/technology information that’s passing through the Internet? Save time by setting up a Tweetdeck and following the industry’s power tweeters. Check out RECoach Eric...
February 7, 2010

The most important social network to participate on is your own.

By Todd Carpenter, NAR Social Media Manager Online community building expert, Chris Brogan wrote an interesting article last week on what he would do if he was a REALTOR®. I disagree with his strategy not to talk about work, but that’s another post...

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:...

Social Media Best Practices

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor REALTOR® Magazine Social media should be used to create communities and not to push listings out. You wouldn’t go to church to hand out your listings, and therefore, you shouldn’t do it through your Facebook...
November 14, 2009