Instagram Updates that Help You Generate More Business

HDC-Social-Fuel-Email-Hero-Image_3699 (1)Agents and brokers beware; you’re in for a social media scare! Social sites like Instagram have launched a spook-tacular update that is frighteningly good for your social strategy and business! Read up to see how you can use them for your own trick or treat goodness this month! Continue reading

2017 Contenders: Instagram’s Stories vs. Snapchat’s My Story

HDC_Snapchat_Instagram_Blog_2842_1200x600Right now social platforms are battling it out for who will be today’s heavyweight champion by adding the newest features and trying to drive traffic to their networks. This seems to be the “story” between two social platforms that share similar features: Snapchat and Instagram.

When utilizing social media to drive leads to your real estate business, you can’t help but wonder which of these two contenders – Snapchat or Instagram – is better to have in your corner. Once you fully understand the features and compare them, you can make an informed decision on which social platform you should spend advertising dollars on to build your presence. Continue reading

More Updates from Instagram!

Social-Fuel-Hero-Image_3656This week, Instagram released new enhancements to their My Story feature. Just two months ago, I called it the “B-movie version of Snapchat”. Well, I’m here to tell you Instagram has shed that skin and has throttled the My Story feature into A-list territory. Folks, Instagram was a content sharing and marketing dream before these updates were launched. Now, Instagram can certifiably say that it is a POWERHOUSE of a social network and can quite literally, do it all. It’s time you learn how to harness that power for yourself!

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Social Media for Real Estate: 5 Steps to a Winning Strategy

HDC_Social_Strategy_Blog_2737_1200x600If you…

are a real estate agent, not a social media expert;

want to use social media, but aren’t sure where to start;

want to get more leads and conversions from your existing social networks,

then this article is for you.

Here you’ll find out how to create or revamp your real estate social media strategy to reach new prospects, build your brand, connect with clients, and win more leads and referrals.

Creating a social media strategy for real estate doesn’t have to be hard. These five tips will help ensure it isn’t. All you need to do is:

  1. Prepare.
  2. Establish a content strategy.
  3. Build your brand.
  4. Track and measure results.
  5. Refine your strategy.

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Out with the Old, in with the New Social Networks and Features!

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to grieve the passing of a few social networks. Unfortunately, they have no future (at least in real estate), only their legacy. But do not lose hope; while some sites fall, others still have a bright future ahead of them. So let’s properly grieve and hope for the future, together. Then, we can dominate social media in 2017. Continue reading