Podio for real estate teams. Is it right for you?

Have you heard of Podio? It was on our list of Favorite Things for 2014 We hadn’t heard of it either until about a year ago. And if you’ve been following this blog (or our email list) for any amount of time, you probably know that we use InfusionSoft as our main CRM. But we […]

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Favorite things of 2014

CRM InfusionSoft – We’ve been using InfusionSoft for about 3 years, but this is the first year that we really started getting our money’s worth. – We use the business card scanner to automatically add people to our database, AND trigger email campaigns. This has been super awesome for growing our real estate group. We […]

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Is your site safe? WordPress Security and passwords

Finally we are back up and online here at PowerUPSocialMedia. It’s been a long time coming. And if you didn’t know… the reason is because we were getting hacked over, and over, and over. In fact, we are still getting hacked. I just got a message from my security software letting me know that someone […]


How LeadPages can get you more clients

Do you have a compelling opt-in offer on your website? How many of you are using Google analytics? I know that I have tried to use Google analytics to it’s fullest, but always end up confused. How many of you have your client opt-in offers dialed in to get the highest number of conversions possible? […]


Use TweetAdder to Grow Your Twitter Account

  As a small businessperson, you know more than anyone that a vibrant social media presence is an important part of growing your small business. One of the best innovations for small business over the last five years has proven to be Twitter. This simple to use program is a huge boon to small businesspeople […]

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How to use Instagram and Vine to make your listings shine

One of the most exciting things of using social media for real estate agents is the ability for you to give your clients a great way to tour the property they’re interested from the comfort of their home or office. It’s a great way for them to share the property they’re interested in with family […]


Hootsuite For Realtors

HootSuite for Real Estate Agents If you are a real estate professional and using social media, chances are good that you have at least one Twitter account. Using Twitter is a wise move on your part. This social network is an excellent way to network with members of your industry and community, get market updates […]


Powering Up Your Social Media!

Getting your website ranked high on Google takes more than just throwing a shingle out there announcing your office is open. These days, you must have a coordinated effort to market yourself online. While sites like Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest make marketing your firm easier, easy doesn’t always mean guaranteed results. If you want to […]

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Target the Right Demographic for Success with Your Social Media

Oftentimes when people think of their Facebook, Twitter or web page, they feel like they’re aiming for as wide of an audience as possible to hopefully collect new clients. While e-mail blasts, Tweets and Facebook posts can be valuable, if you use your social media without narrowing your focus to a specific demographic, then you […]


Powering up your Tweets for Maximum Impact

Twitter is the real estate agent’s best friend. Where else can you reach a worldwide audience (or locals you know) with a simple press of a button? With Twitter, you need to make sure that you are tweeting things that can make the biggest impact on your bottom line. Determine what it is you want […]