Blogging Is No Longer Optional [Video, Slides and Links To Downloads]

The premier event for luxury agents and brokers
Luxury Connect | Oct. 16-18 | Beverly Hills

Image courtesy of Marco Rullkoetter

Blogging is back.

More than 1,500 real estate agents were registered for this hour long blogging class with Q and A that followed.

The webinar was sponsored and offered for free thanks to HomeFinder.

Below is a link to every blog example referenced, as well as a link to the theme or designer used.

You will find links below to all of the plugins and resources that were covered live in case you may have missed it the first time.

I have also added all of my slides from the class at the bottom of the post as a reference point.

Here is one tweet of the many that were shared during the broadcast, the hastag was #MustIBlog, feel free to hop in the stream and say hello.

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If this is the type of content that you would like to continue to see at InmanNext™ please take a moment to share this article on Facebook and Twitter and leave a quick comment below.

Thanks again to everyone who attended live and helped with the promotion.

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Sites and resources referenced during the class:

Template WordPress

Robin Brodsky

Theme by http://www.agentpress.com

Minnesota Homes

Theme by http://www.DIYthemes.com

Classique Realty Theme

LaPalma Homefinder

Theme by http://www.VirtualResults.net

TriPress Real Estate Theme

Smooth Real Estate Theme

Custom WordPress Sites

Phoenix Real Estate Guy

Custom design by http://www.StudioPress.com

Sue Adler

Custom design by http://www.VirtualResults.net

New Orleans Real Estate Talk

Custom design by http://www.teamhardison.com

Useful WordPress Plugins

Zopim Live Chat – Lead Generation live chat tool

What Would Seth Godin Do – Dynamic content footer or header widget based on number of visits

Dashster – Endless content ideas and content creator matching based on your Twitter graph

Diverse Solutions – Indexable IDX/Home Search

IDX Broker – Indexable IDX/Home Search

Real Geeks – Indexable IDX/Home Search

Photo Blogging Tips

Janie Coffey Instagram example of using photos brilliantly.

Photo enhancement and editing site Picnik is great for touching up and resizing blog images.

Bells and Whistles: Advanced Blogging Ideas

Embed 360 degree panoramic pictures with 360 Panorama.

Add a tab to your blog with all of the things you are sharing socially using Postano.

Add a sub page to your blog with all of your Instagram photos using Inkstagram.

Embed content rich videos with relevant city level data and stunning images using Qwiki.

Add Google Street View to any article on your blog.

Slides to: Blogging Is No Longer Optional

That’s it! Thanks again and please share.

Image courtesy of Marco Rullkoetter/Shutterstock