Are you looking for ways to maximize your social media presence? Networking and blogging are both important ways to expand your online exposure.
Active Rain is a social networking and blog site designed specifically for the real estate industry. It offers great networking opportunities between agents and others in the real estate industry. Best of all you can share news with your associates and connections on Active Rain by posting stories on your blog.
Joining Active Rain is simple. Just click the “join” link in the upper right corner of the home page and follow the directions. It is important to know that your username will be part of the URL of your profile. For example, if your username is JohnDoe, then your profile URL will be http://activerain.com/johndoe.
Here is an example of an Active Rain site: http://activerain.com/carolflammer
As soon as you confirm your account, update your profile by giving a brief overview of who you are and what you specialize in. Once you are satisfied with your profile, start looking for “associates.” These are the people that you will be connected to through Active Rain; it is the same thing as “friends” on Facebook. You can also join the groups of other real estate professionals to promote yourself/your company within specific niches of the real estate industry and Active Rain. Don’t forget to blog on your personal Active Rain blog, and share your posts with members of your groups as well as other channels.
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