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3 Keys to Engaging your Followers

3 Keys to Engaging your Followers

May 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Content really is King! You can have all the Facebook “Likes” in the world but without engaging content, your Facebook page is about as useful as a 3:00 a.m. infomercial. We know Facebook isn’t a tool for talking at customers; its greatest strength is to provide a place where people can have lively interaction and […]

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Start a Conversation!

April 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

With leasing season heating up and potential residents looking for their perfect apartment, countless questions regarding apartment communities are sure to arise. Make sure that your community is being seen every way apartment shoppers are looking: mobile, video, online, print, social platforms, etc. Social media is a simple and efficient place for you to start […]

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Update to the “Available Apartments” Link

April 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

A key component and value of the Marketplace Expert package is the automatic inclusion of a link within your Facebook page showing your listings on a “My Listings”, or “Available Apartments” link. We’re making some major improvements to this feature this month: 1. An all new user-friendly page layout 2. Advanced filters and searching 3. Ability for potential […]

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Don’t be afraid of “Comments”

April 4, 2011 | 2 Comments

In the age of social media, we now have exciting new ways to exchange information. We understand text messages and wall posts, but what about “Comments?” Comments are good! You just need to know how to use them to your advantage. This is the natural way people on Facebook communicate and interact. They communicate in […]

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Connect. Converse. Convert.

March 8, 2011 | 3 Comments

There are more ways to search for an apartment than ever before.  Social media has completely transformed the landscape, with consumers actively pursuing the opinion of others before making a buying decision.  According to Craig Donato, CEO of Oodle, Inc., “It’s no secret that Facebook has changed the game. Facebook has changed the way people […]

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ParaRentar.com Goes Mobile!

ParaRentar.com Goes Mobile!

August 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

Announcement: Joining the ForRent.com mobile offering, ParaRentar.com, a fully-translated Spanish apartment listing web site, has gone mobile! The Pew Research Center revealed that the U.S. Hispanic market consists of avid mobile users. According to a research conducted during a Spring 2010 Pew Internet study, 87 percent of Hispanics own a cell phone. Of that total, […]

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ForRent.com introduces “Snap and Go” mobile scanning tag

July 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

New mobile bar code scanner lets renters scan For Rent Magazine® bar codes to find apartments in their area If Calvin Klein can do it, why not us? As Rick Mathieson highlights in his article Video: Forget Those Racy Billboards-Calvin Klein’s Showing off its QR Codes, the fashion retailer has replaced three of its billboards […]

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Top 10 SEO Tips for Your Web Site and Internet Listing Ads

Top 10 SEO Tips for Your Web Site and Internet Listing Ads

July 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

What is SEO? Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the process of designing and updating a website so it is likely to show up in the organic (free) listings of a search engine for relevant user searches.  Optimized pages and listings are ranked higher by major search engines, which are especially critical because many people rely […]

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Top 10 SEO Tips for Your Web Site and Internet Listing Ads

Top 10 SEO Tips for Your Web Site and Internet Listing Ads

July 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

What is SEO? Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the process of designing and updating a website so it is likely to show up in the organic (free) listings of a search engine for relevant user searches.  Optimized pages and listings are ranked higher by major search engines, which are especially critical because many people rely […]

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Look Before You Leap: Making Informed Business Decisions as You Embrace Social Media

July 14, 2010 | 1 Comment

It’s not just about stone tablets anymore (even if those of you who know the authors of this article may think we put this article together using them). We no longer rely solely on print to convey our messages and information, and the once-exotic website is now oh-so-last century as many of you text, tweet, […]

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