6 tips for creating explosive social media engagement with hashtags
Social media experts Zena Cherian and Chris Rodgers share what real estate agents need to know about using hashtags to drive engagement and growth
by Marian McPherson Sep 28
Realogy's expansion brands CMO shares how to lead with soul
Realogy expansion brands CMO Jen Marchetti shares how she juggles Better Homes and Gardens and ERA's marketing while staying compassionate and authentic
by Marian McPherson Sep 28
The 7 do's and don'ts of becoming a marketing powerhouse
Broker-owners DJ and Lindsey DellaSalla share the top marketing mistakes they've made over the past 14 years and how real estate newbies can avoid them
by Marian McPherson Sep 28
How to decide your brand's DNA as a new agent
Branding will define who you are as a professional and communicate your value to existing and potential clients. If you're a new agent, here are a few things you should be thinking about when cultivating your brand
by Gerard Splendore Sep 28
Annie Switt on why 'Keller Williams' brand stands for agent-centric'
KW Marketing Vice President Annie Switt discussed the tools the company gives franchises and how Keller Williams has guided its network amid the pandemic
by Patrick Kearns Sep 28
5 ways to pivot your marketing for 2020's challenges
No one can argue that this year has thrown some major curveballs and forced agents to shift and adapt their business strategies. But what are some of the most effective marketing changes agents have made in 2020? Top agents weigh in
by Georg Chmiel Sep 28
How 'The Social Dilemma' relates to your business
Opinion
A new docudrama on Netflix highlights the dangers of social media and the many ways these platforms are designed to gather data and manipulate its users. But what does it have to do with your business? Here are a few takeaways
by Rachael Hite Sep 28
Inman Handbook: Branding your way to success
Branding includes logos, photos and plenty of other visuals. But at its core, it's really about story and identity, experts told Inman
by Jim Dalrymple II Sep 25
Google Ads is key to your online presence — here's how it works
Google Ads can be an incredibly powerful tool for any agent to draw in new business. It helps you reach people who are likely to convert to clients — and it costs very little to get started
by Ben Mizes Sep 24
From mindset to marketing: How to reach and convert leads
From marketing tips to advice on exercising your mindset muscle, last week's Connect Now was chock-full of useful information all agents need to hear. Here's a list of the most important takeaways
by Bernice Ross Sep 23
Dear Marketing Mastermind: How can I become a neighborhood expert?
Opinion
Want to create more buzz in your neighborhood or geographic farm? Check out these tips from Inman Connect Now's session with David Collins and Alvin Newton of REAL Marketing
30% of agents plan to decrease ad spend on Zillow, realtor.com
Curaytor co-founders say agents are starting to realize they 'do not need a middleman' and can go directly to consumers
by Andrea V. Brambila Sep 22
From startup to powerhouse brokerage: How Compass built its brand
Matt Spangler, one of Compass' longest tenured employees, spoke with Inman about meeting big expectations and why he wishes the company's detractors would talk to its agents
by Patrick Kearns Sep 22
Pulse: What's working for readers on social media
This week, our readers share their social media strategies — what platforms they find themselves gravitating toward and what types of content increase their business conversions
by Inman Sep 22
Struggling with video? 4 tips for improving your hustle
Video allows you to communicate and build 'know, like and trust' relationships unlike any other marketing tool
by Kendall E. Bonner Sep 22
5 tips for consistent branding
Wendy Walker of Wendy Walker Fine Properties at Coldwell Banker spoke with Inman about valuable branding information and the tips of the trade she's learned over the years
by Lillian Dickerson Sep 21