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Real Estate Marketing Success Stories: Meet Anthony West

Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Blogging, Keywords, Marketing, Real Estate, Social Media | 0 comments

Real Estate Marketing Success Stories: Meet Anthony West

23-year-old Kansas City agent brings modern approach to modern home sales Most agents agree that launching a real estate career isn’t easy, especially if you’re fresh out of college. While he wouldn’t call it easy, Kansas City native Anthony West is working hard and, more importantly, working smart to carve out his own space in the industry. As a business major specializing in entrepreneurial skills, West was drawn to real estate because it offers him a chance to build a business from the ground up, putting into practice all the different skills he learned in college—from sales...

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Take Control of Your LinkedIn Endorsements NOW

Posted by on Jan 2, 2013 in Keywords, LinkedIn, Social Media | 0 comments

Take Control of Your LinkedIn Endorsements NOW

When LinkedIn rolled out their latest profile update, the new “endorsements” feature arguably became the biggest game-changer. Your connections may have already endorsed you for various skills. That’s great news! But if you aren’t actively managing this change, your LinkedIn profile could be evolving in ways that aren’t necessarily to your advantage. If you’ve received messages alerting you to endorsements from others, you’ve probably wondered how they chose those skills. When endorsements were launched, LinkedIn created a preliminary set of skills based on your profile content,...

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One More for the Don’t-Do-This-On-Twitter Lists

Posted by on Dec 13, 2012 in Social Media, Twitter | 0 comments

One More for the Don’t-Do-This-On-Twitter Lists

Judging from the number of articles I see on what NOT to do on Twitter, it would be easy to believe that more people get it wrong than right. But I’ve yet to see anyone mention one particular technique that caught my attention, and not in a good way. Rather than single anyone out, I’ll simply describe what happens: this person periodically reappears near the top of my follower list. Since Twitter displays followers in reverse-chronological order, my assumption is this person un-follows people, then follows them back again, repeating the process every week or two. So I ask myself,...

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Pinterest and Real Estate: 6 Ways Agents Can Win Business

Posted by on Jun 14, 2012 in Marketing, Pinterest, Real Estate, Social Media | 0 comments

Pinterest and Real Estate: 6 Ways Agents Can Win Business

Pinterest became a social media darling so quickly that, at this time, many real estate agents only know it has something to do with pictures posted onto bulletin boards. How in the world, they ask, can this be used as a business-building tool? It’s a legitimate question. The answers may surprise you. If you’re already familiar with Facebook, the first thing you’ll notice about Pinterest is that conversations are virtually nonexistent, seemingly defying most people’s notion of social media. But Pinterest’s simple, streamlined interface hides many of the subtle...

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