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Jay McGillicuddy with Prudential Verani Realty in New Hampshire uses Dropbox to share files with his team and clients. He syncs the free Web-based file hosting service between his laptop and smartphone for on-the-go access. Any updates made to a file are automatically saved and instantly accessable from any of his teams' devices or the Dropbox site itself. (Filmed at the 2011 REALTOR® Midyear Meetings and Trade Expo in Washington, D.C.)
Nowadays, life is filled with seemingly endless logins and passwords. With 1Password, you'll never forget any of your logins again. 1Password is the tool NAR's Keith Garner, vice president of ITS, uses to keep track of all his passwords in a secure location. Plus, it's compatible with Windows, Mac, iPhone, Android and the iPad, so you can access your passwords anytime from any device. (Filmed at the 2011 REALTOR® Midyear Meetings and Trade Expo in Washington, D.C.)
Enhance, crop, lighten, or try special effects -- your smartphone's photos never looked so good. Monika McGillicuddy with Prudential Verani Realty in New Hampshire loves what Photoshop Express does for her images, both on her computer and on her mobile devices. (Filmed at the 2011 REALTOR® Midyear Meetings and Trade Expo in Washington, D.C.)
Clip images from Web pages, snap a photo with your phone, or jot down notes, then save it all to Evernote -- a trackable system that can sync files between your computer, smartphone, and tablet. In this How To Minute, Bill Lublin, CEO of Social Media Marketing Institute and Century 21 Advantage Gold in Philadelphia, explains how Evernote can save the day when you're in a jam. (Filmed at the 2011 REALTOR® Midyear Meetings and Trade Expo in Washington, D.C.)
The most important thing you can do to stay top-of-mind and relevant to your social networking friends and followers is provide content, content, content. Give them information they’ll find helpful and interesting. Sharing house & home-related articles from HouseLogic's REALTOR® Content Resource to your social media pages is super easy. Watch the video to learn how!
Press This is a WordPress application that runs through your browser and is saved in your bookmarks. When you come across information online that you want to share on your blog, simply click on Press This in your bookmarks to instantly open a simple text editor box where you can post content directly to your WordPress blog. Fast, easy publishing without leaving the Web page you're on, or having to open the dashboard of your blog. In this How To Minute, Press This is demonstrated via an Animal Humane Society event page, which could be a fun post for pet owners in your community or market.
Are you thinking about starting a WordPress blog? Learn the pros and cons of WordPress.com vs. WordPress.org to find out which one is right for you. Then, when it comes to naming your blog and choosing your domain, check to be sure you're using the term REALTOR® correctly.