Category Archives: Social Media

How Do You Tell Someone They’re Doing it Wrong?

The other day I received a request in the open Twitter stream. The request was simple enough, “Please +K my influence in Real Estate on @Klout”. I did not recognize the user, which makes sense as they had just recently … Continue reading

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Dear Klout, We’re through… It’s not me… It’s you!

For a long time I’ve been a fan of Klout as a way to gauge if I am doing this whole social media thing “right”. We’ve had our ups and downs, both literally (in my score) and figuratively, but this … Continue reading

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2011 NAR Conference According to Twitter

Another great NAR Conference has come to a close. I thought it would be fun to take a look at this year’s conference through the eyes of Twitter! The official Twitter hashtag #NARannual was used in 7,763 tweets. The total … Continue reading

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Taking a Spin with the Hyundai Veloster

I am an American car guy… in fact on the rare occasion that I have bought outside of the American car manufacturers, it has been for only Audi and BMW. So when Ken Garff Hyundai asked me to take the … Continue reading

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HOW TO: Make the New Facebook Timeline Cover Image Cool

In case you’ve been hiding under a rock recently, Facebook is changing up their layout to the Timeline design, which affords you the opportunity to play with a whole new photo canvas called the ‘Cover Image”. To learn all of … Continue reading

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How To Create Your Very Own Word Cloud

I was messing around today with a blog post and was struggling to find a cool image to include. I thought it would be neat to include a word cloud based on words that were synonymous with professionalism, the subject … Continue reading

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Klout Introduces +K

Last night Klout rolled out a new feature called +K which allows users to vouch for their peers influence on topics. Each day Klout gives you 5 +K to award to the people who influence you most. Giving +K does … Continue reading

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Twenty Feet – Social Media Analytics

Anything Worth Doing Is Worth Measuring Imagine for a moment our world without measurements. No time, no size, no distance, etc… It would certainly be a “different” world! It’s funny how we spend so much time measuring things, and yet … Continue reading

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Social Media ROI Strikes Again – Don’t Tell Mike Ferry

I had to share this simply because it made my day. My broker had asked me to put together a series of Social Media classes for our brokerage. One student in particular was most devoted and enthusiastic about all she … Continue reading

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It’s Not What You Say… It’s What They Say!

Erik Qualman (@equalman) created a cool video on the topic of Social Media ROI that featured a statement that has really stuck with me: This lesson was once again driven home to me last night loudly and clearly when I … Continue reading

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