Real Estate Website
& Blogging Advice

The Real Juice

Real Estate Website & Blogging Advice

The Real Juice


The Real Estate Tomato Blog covers topics such as WordPress Real Estate Blogging, Blogging SEO Advice, Real Estate Website Design, Story Branding, Homepage Design, Content Marketing, Lead Generation, and Company Announcements. The best Realtor blogs are those that are publishing regulary.

March 25, 2011
Blogging Basics – Learn To Use The WYSIWYG Properly

Blogging Basics – Learn To Use The WYSIWYG Properly

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 […]
March 17, 2011
The Essentials For Using Images In Your Real Estate Blog

The Essentials For Using Images In Your Real Estate Blog

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 […]
January 18, 2011
What Kills Your Real Estate Blog?

What Kills Your Real Estate Blog?

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 […]
December 15, 2010
What Is The Shortcut To Success With Your Real Estate Blog?

What Is The Shortcut To Success With Your Real Estate Blog?

Don’t get caught wearing the Bad Idea Jeans Let me start by pointing out what aren’t shortcuts. 1. Having someone else provide content for you. This perceived shortcut comes in many forms, and they are all shortcuts to failure. Having your webdesign company provide content for you. I am often asked […]
March 11, 2010
How To Approach Real Estate Blogging And Ensure Your Success, Guaranteed

How To Approach Real Estate Blogging And Ensure Your Success, Guaranteed

The following is based on a phone rant that I have let loose so many times that I’m starting to feel myself on auto-pilot, almost thinking about something else, as I explain the basic formula to guaranteed blogging success.  It struck me that I need to write this down before I mistakenly consider it to […]
January 11, 2010
Simple Marketing Tip: Engage The Audience You Create To Avoid The Headache of Lost Opportunity.

Simple Marketing Tip: Engage The Audience You Create To Avoid The Headache of Lost Opportunity.

I believe I have developed TMJ. For the last month I have had frequent headaches and a persistent clicking in my right ear.  The sensation varies from an annoying pop to a painful snap.  I have been doing light research on the issue since it began, and am now really […]
July 3, 2009
50 Sound Real Estate Blogging Tips

50 Sound Real Estate Blogging Tips

Most of my blogging efforts revolve around delivering sound real estate blogging advice.  The articles generally take me at least a couple of hours to develop, format, publish and broadcast.  I have dozens and dozens of ideas that are just waiting to be developed and published, but as we all know, the […]
June 25, 2009
The 11 Most Common Pitfalls For New Real Estate Bloggers

The 11 Most Common Pitfalls For New Real Estate Bloggers

We’ve trained hundreds of real estate agents to make the blog an effective marketing tool.  We run them through a dozen hours of personal training classes, aiming to keep them on track to success. The following represent the most common issues that we help them recognize in or to keep them focused. […]
March 19, 2009
The Death of a Real Estate Blog.

The Death of a Real Estate Blog.

This edition of the Tomato Collaborative Blog Article is an effort to tackle the topic of *gasp* Quitting Blogging. Do you foresee an end to your regular blogging? How does the story end? Blasphemous, right?  I mean, are we not RE.net’s biggest proponent of, and cheerleader for maintaining a thriving […]