I hear it all the time from Connecticut REALTORS®, “I would do social media, but I don’t think it works.” Truth be told, it probably doesn’t work. You probably post to Facebook a million times a day and no one ever responds. Maybe you spend your day buried in Twitter and get no retweets. YouTube, LinkedIn, Pinterest, all the same story, nothing to show for your efforts. Then the question becomes, WHY. Why aren’t I getting people to like my page? Why aren’t people following me? Subscribing to me? Re-pinning me? The simple answer is, you’re trying too hard. There, I said it. It’s true, you’re trying too hard. Let me tell you a story about a Facebook page owner who is having tremendous success using the medium. Read more [...]
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On the first day of tips and tricks my MLS gave to me, a mobile search in Kurio. On the second day of tips and tricks my MLS gave to me, two ways of searching. On the third day of tips and tricks my MLS gave to me, three links to Realist. On the fourth day of tips and tricks my MLS gave to me, four sites worth viewing. On the fifth day of tips and tricks my MLS gave to me, five social sites. I know I know, we have a TON of websites for you to connect with us on, but there is a lot of information about the CT real estate market that we want to share with you on a regular basis and so we need to be able to reach you at a moments notice. There were four must visit websites yesterday in day 4, but today I’m going to give you five Read more [...]More Reading:You’re Invited To This REALTOR® Only Event At The Apple Store CTMLS Month In Review: April REALTORS® At The Capitol CTMLS Month In Review – February 2013 Where To Find It…?
Would you believe me if I told you that 90% of REALTORS® do not have a blog? 90% You could look at this number in two ways: 1.) Most people don’t have blogs because they don’t work 2.) Most people don’t have blogs, so if I started one, I would have a leg up on my competition. We choose to look at it from that perspective. This statistic was recently reported in NAR’s 2011 Member Guide, along with other jaw dropping Internet Marketing statistics which you can read more about here. You can certainly find REALTORS® who are out there working on their Internet Marketing and having tremendous success using tools that in many cases are free and require only a simple time investment. For every one REALTOR® who is making that Read more [...]More Reading:Meet Mick: The CTReal Mobile “Guru” Do More Business On Your Tablet – Upcoming Training Dates A BIG Thank You To Apple at Westfarms Tonight Is The Night Get Ready For Fusion MLS With May Training
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