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Real estate marketing budgets are inverse to ROI. Why?

Regardless of how marketing technology changes or makes connecting easier, the basic concept is the same: people do business with people in their network that they like and trust.

Free tools to drive traffic to your website

Search engine optimization (SEO) and pay-per-click advertising (PPC) are the two main drivers of traffic to e-commerce websites.

Real estate websites as mass media

The internet has brought on many changes to our society in the past 25 years. One of the most elegant changes has been the appreciation of a self-serve culture.

A quick guide to websites for new real estate sales reps

This is a quick guide about how to cold boot your new real estate website in case you haven’t yet found a technology partner that you understand (or understands you).

DIY search engine optimization

If you have a WordPress site, there are plug-ins that allow you to optimize the content for search engine ranking.

Experience Cloud: The new advertising supersystem by Adobe

Adobe Experience Cloud is designed to be an end-to-end solution that allows marketers to produce ads using Adobe creative software and then syndicate the campaign using one control panel.

Get more leads by building a niche site

Identifying an unserved niche is exciting because it means you’ve found a virgin market that may be especially profitable or have an attractive growth trajectory.

The new marketing triangle: High touch, high tech and traditional media

The elements of the new marketing triangle are high touch, high tech and traditional media. Market exposure in one venue affects the performance of another that is downstream from the entry point in the network.

WordPress and real estate blogs

Originally a blog tool, WordPress has captured an incredible 32 per cent market share. Its users include Vogue magazine, Microsoft News, Flikr, REMonline and many more.

Invest in marketing trends, not fads

Most salespeople are willing to budget for a marketing plan, but some worry to the point of inaction. A common worry is, “Who knows what new technology will come out next year and make everything obsolete?”