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3 Simple Social Marketing Tips to Maximize Your Next Event or Conference

How would you like to get more business back home while you're having a great time at your next business event or conference? Well, there are a few really simple (and fun!) things you can do to stay in front of your clients, friends and referral partners to ensure they're thinking about you and ready to refer you when the opportunity arises. I often get this question from our mortgage and real estate professional clients: "How can I get more exposure from my social marketing?" or "How can I see a return from my social marketing?" Well, Tim Braheem (that…
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Tim Braheem Nails Social Media For Mortgage Loan Officers!

Tim Braheem released a video about social media and mortgage loan officers today as the 34th segment of his Coaches Corner series and it was stellar! In fact, I was so impressed by what he had to say that I left this comment on the video: So yeah, I got really excited about it! And the reason is that I get asked all the time... "How do I get more out of my social media in order to see results?"  or "What more can I do to get more engagment in my social media?" Well, the best answer (and a…
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How To Attract Real Estate Property Owners Using Video Marketing
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How To Attract Real Estate Property Owners Using Video Marketing

You can use a simple video to attract more clients for your real estate or mortgage business.  The beauty of using video in your marketing is that it is quick and easy and let's your prospective clients see your personality before they meet you! One of our long-term (nearly 10 years!) clients, Mark Taylor, is giving a presentation at the National Association of Residential Property Managers (Phoenix Chapter) monthly members meeting.  He's sharing how he has used video for years to drive more leads, prospects and clients into his real estate business.  So I'm taking the best bits and sharing them…
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How To Get Good Return On SEO In The Real Estate Business
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How To Get Good Return On SEO In The Real Estate Business

Search engine optimization doesn’t matter at all in your business and in this video I’m going to explain exactly why. Hi, I’m Mikel Erdman, President and CEO of MySmartBlog.com and let met tell you, search engine optimization, it really doesn’t matter in the vast majority of businesses in America or around the world today. Here’s the truth, most businesses, especially small business or service-based businesses for things like real estate and the mortgage industry are done by referral. In fact, statistics show that over 70% of all transactions nationwide are done through repeat and referral business year-after-year-after-year, and that’s validated…
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How To Pick The Most Effective Domain Name For Your Mortgage Business!
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How To Pick The Most Effective Domain Name For Your Mortgage Business!

Here at MySMARTblog, we receive questions all the time from our clients on how to pick an SEO-friendly, memorable and relevant domain name for their site. We wanted to put together some key tips that would assist you in picking your own effective domain name. Key Tips  1. Make the domain unique, yet relevant to your industry. 2. Keep the name as short as possible. 3. Think of a memorable domain name that's brand-related. Don't obsess over it too much, though -- just keep it simple. Also don't try to get overly clever with it, and avoid using numbers as they don't help…
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Blog SEO: How to Make Your Blog More Search Engine Friendly

Whether you're running a blog to promote your legal practice or you have an e-commerce store and you derive a significant amount of business through blogging, having a grasp of search engine optimization or "SEO" and how to optimize your blog for search engines will help you to attract new visitor traffic. In today's post we'll explore blog SEO and how to make your blog posts a bit more search engine friendly. Use Fast, High-Quality Hosting Have you ever tried to load a webpage or blog only to find yourself getting frustrated with how slowly the page is loading? Search…
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