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Apple has just surpassed Microsoft as the #1 tech company. Yea!  Some things a real estate marketer should know.  Video is going to change. Most video on the web is Flash Video.  I like what Flash (from Adobe) has done for the web.  However, Apple doesn’t support Flash.  They only support HTML5 o...
05/27/2010
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My recent article about "How to Find and Hire a Professional Writer" is directed at copywriting and commercial writing, where the goals are to increase traffic, leads, prospects, brand perception, and sales.  The goal isn't art.  Although we use similar techniques that artist's use, the content t...
05/27/2010
More and more "writers" are appearing in the market.  They blog, write email, use Twitter, and are rabid Facebook users.  There is no shortage of channels for them to express themselves.  Are these the people you should hire? According to Technorati, currently there are 133 million blogs indexed ...
05/20/2010
When I was marketing all the Del Webb [the #1 Age-Restricted Active Adult Brand in the U.S.] communities in Florida, our research showed that 50% of the 55+ crowd want to move to the Sun-Belt States and 50% want to retire in-place because of a variety of reasons: local family, friends, part-time ...
05/18/2010
Give a salute to the men and women in the service who protect our country and you by flying a flag in front of your homes and the properties you sell this weekend! We still have lots of service men and women serving in Iraq and Afganistan plus all over the world.  Don't forget them this weekend! ...
05/14/2010
My latest blog post: Newsletter Postcards - Direct Mail that Works! Example on Marketing Works Today: http://bit.ly/9nCYtA This card is 8 1/2" x 11" but all sizes work.  No fold. Just flat. Nothing to open.  Get it and read. Do you now, or have you every used newsletter postcards?  What were the ...
05/13/2010
According to the Sarasota Herald-Tribune, "Home sales rose 38% in the Sarasota-Bradenton market during March as the median sales price rose in both month-to-month and year-over-year comparisons." Anna Maria Island in Bradenton: Nice day at the beach today!Sales in Florida rose 24% in March accord...
04/22/2010
OK. I have to admit it.  For the last couple of weeks I've been somewhat neglecting some of my clients.  Two new ones wanted me to show samples of my work and I usually just send them files.  But that's time consuming because I have to figure out which files, get them ready and make sure they can...
04/14/2010
See the pictures below of a perfect beach day along the east coast of Southern Florida.  Buy a vacation home here and you won't be alone.  According to a 2010 survey report by the National Association of Realtors, vacation home sales rose last year in 2009.   To download the NAR Survey Report, cl...
03/31/2010
You can see my tower on the left side of the picture.  I'm sitting here looking out at a perfect Spring Break beach day.  The air is 72, water 72, and a guy named Stan, that walks the beach everyday and is also 72, is strolling by.  He lives in the neighborhood behind my tower.  There are a few ...
03/19/2010
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