December's Top 10 Articles: A Final Look Back at 2016
Our round-up of the most popular articles from last month.
Posted by: RET Staff
Happy New Year! Before we turn our full attention to 2017, let's take a moment on the month and year that just passed. As our regular readers know, every month we publish a list of our most read articles. But every December, we go one step further and count down our 10 most popular articles of the year. You can see the full list of our best articles of 2016 here.
Below is our final monthly list of articles from 2016. (We didn't include articles that we re-ran as part of our annual countdown, though several qualified.) Have a look to see what struck your peers' fancy during the last month of the year.
1. Did You Know You Can Farm a Neighborhood on Facebook JUST Like Postcard Farming?
We're getting more and more questions about applying tried and true "old school" real estate marketing tactics to new technologies. One of the most popular of these use cases has to do with using traditional real estate farming strategies in Facebook. Today I'll share with you some ways you can use your traditional farming tactics on this digital platform to get more business and to succeed.
2. Agent Websites Are Dead
If you are planning to invest in a new website, or to update your current website, be sure to think deeply about it, and maybe even think backwards. Let me explain. Most agents do not need websites because they cannot afford to drive traffic to them. So when do you need a website?
3. 17 Real Estate Marketing Ideas for 2017
Sometimes real estate agents fall into a rut of marketing in the same way, over and over. In honor of 2017, here are 17 fun and unique ideas to help you be in your community, establish yourself as a real estate expert and strengthen your overall brand.