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Social Networking Gains Traction in Real Estate Tech Survey

By Erica Christoffer, Contributing Editor, REALTOR® Magazine More REALTORS® are using social networking for their business than ever before, according to data in a recent report released by the Center for REALTOR® Technology (CRT). The study, conducted in June,...
August 7, 2009

How Twitter Raises the Stakes

By Todd Carpenter, Social Media Manager, National Association of REALTORS® I assume that everything I say on the Internet will be read by my supervisors here at NAR. While my personal Twitter page is exactly that, the blurred lines...
July 28, 2009

Facebook TMI

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine A friend sent me this article from The Washington Post, which basically outlines how Facebook plans to overhaul its privacy settings. They want to make our information less private and more searchable...

Using Social Media to Get Ahead in the Business

How can you use social media to reach out to your clients in the real estate business? More than 100 real estate pros met today in Chicago for the RE Bar Camp to brainstorm ways to better leverage social...
June 15, 2009

Jack and Suzy Welch Took the Twitter Challenge

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine There is an interesting article on the homepage of BusinessWeek from corporate guru Jack Welch and his wife Suzy on why they Tweet. For some time now, Oprah’s been using Twitter and...
June 2, 2009

My Twitter Challenge

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine I recently interviewed Jack Dorsey, one of the co-founders and CEOs of Twitter, for an upcoming technology column in REALTOR® magazine. He is as engaging and as much of a visionary that...
May 28, 2009

Me, Myself, & Facebook.

Recently, a real estate agent I hardly knew asked me, “Don’t you think your Facebook page is unprofessional?” My reply was, “Don’t you think yours is a little too professional?” Both of us are right, or wrong. It depends...
May 26, 2009