One thing that binds all bloggers is our desire to outrank our competition in the search engines. Google has been honing its search algorithms for many years and rightly holds its status as the most popular search engine. It has however, been trounced from it’s throne of ‘the site where […]
As mentioned in the recent article about using images, we’ve received great feedback during our live reviews of the websites submitted by our free webinar attendees. I bring it up again, because another common infraction we see during our website reviews is an inconsistent use of fonts. Here are some sound tips […]
Photo By viZZZual.com The following article was written by our Dean of Education: Daniel Bates. When most people thinking of “real estate blogging” they think of posts like market updates, buyer and seller tips, and way too many “featured” listings. The term “Hyper-Local Blogging” refers to the practice of writing about topics […]
Eye Candy – It works! During some of our blogging/social media webinars, we have been known to give honest, first impression reviews of websites submitted by our attendees. No punches are pulled and the feedback is often direct and unfiltered. I’m sure some feelings are bruised, but they are asking for an […]
They are all things that seem easy at first, but prove to require a developed skill to be successful. Photography: Buy a nice camera and point it at things while pressing the button. Easy. Gardening: Dig hole, place plant (or seed), replace dirt, add water, Miracle Grow® and sunshine. Easy. Bodybuilding: […]
The following article was written by our Dean of Education at Tomato University: Daniel Bates. I recently attended a conference that included the administrators of 20 non-profit organizations. The topic shifted to them discussing their internet presence and nearly all raised their hands when questioned as to whether they had a […]
I had so much fun creating the first flowchart, that I couldn’t resist using another to answer a question from our jam-packed free webinar from last week. I bet you can expect more of these from us in the future.
I’ve always gotten a huge kick out of the flowcharts on sites like The Oatmeal, so here’s my take on whether you should be a real estate blogger or not. Enjoy!
Most of the time we focus on the positive here at the Tomato; what works, paths to success, tips and tricks, etc. Well it’s time to help the audience stop making the mistakes that can kill their blog. The most obvious cause of a dead blog is not writing to it. But […]
Several years ago I heard the formula for success in entrepreneurial business straight from the lips of a multi-millionaire. The steps were clear and without need for interpretation: 1. Clear Goals 2. Hard Work 3. Unwavering Focus Recently I was asked to make a similar list as to what it takes to […]