3 Online Trends to Watch in 2017

November 15, 2016

From augmented reality to live video streaming, you’ll find plenty of new ways to reach your customers with some of the marketing trends gaining the most buzz lately. Which trends should you add to your business? Forbes.com recently featured several online marketing trends that are expected to dominate in 2017. Here are a few you might want to watch for your business: 

Live video streaming: Offer up some live videos of a homebuyer seminar you conduct in your community. Faster internet speeds have ushered in an era of live video from social media. 

Data visualization: Your business may soon want to start using data visualization tools to your advantage. These tools are painting a picture of who’s buying what, when, why, and what messaging is most effective in reaching them. The tools can help you interpret the data to use it for your business. Learn more. 

Virtual reality: VR can offer 360-degree videos to make users feel like they’re actually there. As VR headsets become more readily available, more real estate professionals are finding ways to use them in their business. VR holds several potential real estate applications, like helping a person experience a home that hasn’t even been built yet or experience a remodel before they’ve actually done it. Read how real estate professionals are already using it: VR Headsets Are a Real Estate Game Changer.

Source: “7 Online Marketing Trends That Will Dominate in 2017,” Forbes.com (Nov. 14, 2016)