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Looking to Spruce Up Your Blog? Here’s Why You’ll Want to Try Adding Video Content

Are you struggling for a way to breathe a bit of life in to your blog, or perhaps looking to figure out a way to drive visitor traffic from a younger demographic? It might be time to wade a bit deeper into the content marketing pool by producing video content that can be placed on your blog and promoted on social networks like YouTube and Facebook. Let's take a quick look at why you may want to test video content to determine how your visitors respond. Videos Can Engage Users Who Don't Want to Read Whether you're the type that…
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Infographics: the Perfect Solution for a Blog That’s Feeling a Little “Text Heavy”

Whether you're starting to feel like your blog posts are a little wordy or you simply want to break up the monotony a bit, you'll find that infographics are an excellent way to communicate your message using a visual medium. In today's blog post we'll explore infographics and explain why they are a useful solution for those who have "text heavy" blogs. Creating Infographics That Tell Your Story If you've never seen one before, an infographic is a large image that tells some sort of story or translates some otherwise boring statistical data into a visual piece that is more…
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Engaging Your Audience With Your Own Blog Content
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Engaging Your Audience With Your Own Blog Content

For this tech tip, we will discuss how writing your own blog content can help your online presence as well as how to do it in a way that will appeal to your subscribers. Writing Your Own Content Even though you may be receiving  professionally written daily articles from us here at MySMARTblog, there are many reasons why it is good practice to post your own personal blog content as well. Including your own content with location specific information or important local news updates can help create a more personal experience for your readers who are actually affected by these…
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Should I Be Blogging For My Real Estate Business?
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Should I Be Blogging For My Real Estate Business?

Marketing to clients can be done easily, quickly and without a lot of out of pocket expenses when you use blogging and social media marketing to reach them. If you're a real estate agent or mortgage loan officer and you have your own website, you know how important it is to have a professional online presence. National Association of Realtors, states that over 90% of active home searchers use the internet to search for their next home. According to Forbes, 78% of salespeople using social media outsell their peers. Whether you've had your site for a while or are just starting, you have a…
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Tuesday Tech Tip: How To Use RSS Feeds
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Tuesday Tech Tip: How To Use RSS Feeds

There is still a lot of confusion out there as to what RSS feeds do, how they are read, and what they are useful for. So, we decided to clear up the confusion with this Tuesday Tech Tip and maybe even give you some ideas on how you can use them yourself. What RSS Does Say you have a number of sites you visit semi-frequently. Usually the main reason you'd visit a site on a regular basis is to obtain new information. Where RSS can come in, is that it will actually take all the new information from these sites,…
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What’s Your WHY In Developing A High Production Referral Business?
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What’s Your WHY In Developing A High Production Referral Business?

<< Please SHARE here if you like this post << Do you have a clearly identified "WHY" in your mind that drives your business activity? If you had a better road map, do you think you could hit higher and more profitable goals? Most people don't take the time to plan their success, and therefore they don't hit their targets. In fact, if you don't set specific and measurable goals, how can you really know what you're trying to hit in the first place. What Would You Think If You Heard This On Your Next Flight? It would be like…
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