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Get Smart About Social with Katie Lance

There’s a virtual avalanche of social media advice out there for business, but no one quite breaks it down for real estate as helpfully as Katie Lance. Katie covers a wide array of topics for multiple platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Her advice isn’t boilerplate– it’s highly specific and nuanced, hallmarks of someone who actively [...]

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Who Names Neighborhoods in the Internet Age?

Neighborhood names are a touchy topic, especially with developers, real estate agents, and long-time residents of a community. While you might think the name of a neighborhood is controlled by the people who live, work, and play there, the digital age is changing all of that. A recent article in the New York Times highlights how mapping services [...]

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Video Marketing, Good Neighbors, & Home Improvement Scams

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Where Agents Go Wrong With Video Marketing (7 minute read) Why it matters: Video is some of the most [...]

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Spot Fake Reviews with Fakespot.com

In an era where claims and counterclaims “fake news” abound, one thing is certain: If you read product reviews online, you are bound to encounter fake reviews. Fake reviews can be used to artificially boost sales or destroy competition. Sometimes they’re used dishonestly by bitter customers, and other times the “5-stars” are bestowed by employees [...]

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Instagram Influencers, #TransformationTuesday & Inside Sales Agents

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Instagram Influencer Marketing: Selling a Luxury Property (6 minute read) Why it matters: Instagram has fast become a social [...]

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Create Value with Video: Screencast-O-Matic

There are great advantages to using video in your real estate marketing efforts. The statistics prove it. More than 85% of homebuyers and sellers want to work with agents who use video. In fact, real estate listings with videos receive 403% more inquiries than those without. (Source: National Association of Realtors and AU Real Estate [...]

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Millennial Moves, Dumb Upgrades, & CRM Magic

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Where Are Millennials Moving — 2018 Edition (10 minute read) Why it matters: That’s right, folks, that generation with [...]

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Home Shopping Bliss, Owned by Zillow, & Lighting Trends

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. How to Agree on the Perfect Home With Your Spouse (5 minute read) Why it matters: Home hunting can [...]

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Internet Trends Report: 2018

Mary Meeker’s much-anticipated annual Internet Trends Report dropped last week, and we highly recommend you check it out. It is a comprehensive, data-driven, incredibly insightful look at the present state of the internet and the platforms which are rapidly remaking our world. You can view the slides online, or download a PDF of the report [...]

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How to Download All Your Instagram Photos

If you have hundreds or even thousands of photos stored in your Instagram feed, you may be wondering if there’s a way to backup your images or “free yourself” from Instagram, should you decide to change platforms. Maybe you don’t love that it’s a Facebook product. Maybe you don’t have duplicate copies of the photos [...]

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