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There are numerous ways to use YouTube for real estate. Growing your business through video marketing not only helps your search engine strategies and lead-generation but also helps build trust with viewers who can connect … Continue reading YouTube for Real Estate | Growing Your Business with Video
In this Article, we will cover:Call to Action SamplesFinding your next house is simply a click awaySearch the MLS.Receive a Free market analysis.Get a Free relocation eBook.Join our monthly listing.Sign up for free of charge … Continue reading Best Call to Action Examples for Real Estate Agents
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In this Article, we will cover:The Right and Wrong Links for SEO – How to Get the Right Backlinks for the JobRecognize the different types of links:Obtain links only from trustworthy websites:Embrace Google’s disavow tool:Summary:Learn … Continue reading You Do Not Buy Quality Backlinks
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When a webmaster is planning a new website they conduct research into the words that web users enter into search engines. They then select keywords to target, and ‘exact match domains’ are web addresses that … Continue reading Exact Match Domains – How Important Are They for SEO?
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A campaign on Facebook will allow you to set a marketing objective that will then offer options to create ad sets and ads. This is the starting point to create an ad on facebook. Each Facebook … Continue reading What is a Campaign on Facebook?
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In this Article, we will cover:What is Cornerstone Content?How do you know what pages you would consider Cornerstone?Importance of Cornerstone Articles for SEO PurposesLinking Structure for Cornerstone ContentInternal LinkingTypes of Pages for Your Cornerstone ContentKeys … Continue reading Cornerstone Content – The Key Pages on your Website
Facebook has announced a great feature, and that is a Facebook profile video. This feature allows you to customize how you represent yourself or business by filming a seven-second clip within the Facebook app, which … Continue reading How To Create a Facebook Video Profile
Facebook for real estate is not breaking news. For some time now, socially savvy real estate agents have been taking full advantage of personal profiles, business pages, groups, and ads. But the social superpower is … Continue reading Facebook Marketplace
In Facebook, you can now compare your ad set strategies with Facebook Ad Split Testing. You can now test 2-3 ad sets with different delivery strategies to see which gives you the best Lead generation results. … Continue reading How Facebook Ad Split Testing Works
Facebook isn’t just for friends and family. The social media giant is a great resource for growing your business online. What began as a social hangout has evolved into a powerhouse for business pages, paid advertising, shops, and … Continue reading Facebook Guide
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Can you imagine having to manually track the contact information of each of your clients and leads, and record each of your communications by hand? It’s hard to believe that real estate professionals used to … Continue reading The Best CRM’s of 2017
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In this Article, we will cover:What is a URL Readability Score?How is a URL Readability Score Determined?What is Important for Google SERP and the Consumer?Creating Your URL Best Practices for a good readability score: What … Continue reading URL Readability Score
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It is no secret that the vast expanse of the internet and the emergence of social media has created a powerful platform on which real estate agents and real estate companies can build their … Continue reading Getting Started with Real Estate Video
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Easily submit your blog post or webpage to Google using the following steps: Go to Google Type in Submit a URL in the search bar In the box that appears, paste the URL of the … Continue reading How can I Submit a New Webpage to Google?
If you are looking for an effective way to increase the number of leads you can generate for your business, creating the right Real Estate Landing Pages may be the best solution. Landing pages are … Continue reading 5 Ways to use Real Estate Landing Pages
Youtube is one of my favorite traffic sources online. Many real estate agents and small business professionals haven’t looked at youtube as a means of traffic for their website. Most businesses still see youtube as a … Continue reading 📽️ How to Optimize your Videos for SEO and YouTube
Although social platforms such as Facebook and Twitter have been around for less than a decade, it is difficult for most to imagine life before social media. When business owners, planners and markers look back … Continue reading Social Media Marketing for Real Estate Touches
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We know that Google, and it’s artificial intelligence known as Rank Brain are measuring clicks to determine rankings (among hundreds of other factors). Here are some ways you can improve CTR after the new search … Continue reading 🖥 5 Tips to Improve Your website ranking
While there are numerous different ways in which you can optimize your website’s structure and content for the search engines, a process known as search engine optimization, the importance of creating SEO-friendly URLs is often … Continue reading URL’s and Search Engine Optimization
Your website content is what attracts search engines and readers to your site, but how do you know what search terms people use to find your site? Keyword research helps you find phrases to target … Continue reading How to Do Keyword Research
In this How To Video, Lori Ballen will show you how she uses her favorite keyword tool: http://bit.ly/ALSemRush to know which blog posts to refresh, redirect, or remove. This video is step by step instruction … Continue reading 🙌 Refresh your Blog Content on your Real Estate Agent Website [Video]
Google periodically rolls out updates to its search algorithm in order to make the web spam-free. One of the recent algorithm updates by Google is known as Penguin. The first version of Penguin was released … Continue reading Penguin | SEO Guidelines to Conform to the Google Update
If you’ve done any kind of online marketing, you’ve probably heard of SEO keywords many times. A vital part of any inbound marketing strategy, at its core, keyword optimization is a strategy that helps boost your website’s … Continue reading Choosing the right keywords is the key to Internet Marketing success