03
Aug
2010

Local business listings on WeLoveLocal.com

Today is day two in a series of posts helping you to break down the process of increasing the number of citations for your website into quick and manageable jobs.
02
Aug
2010

Local business listings on Yelp

As part of the blog I wrote on ranking in Google local business maps, I recommended that you list your company on as many local directory websites as possible.
30
Jul
2010

What's wrong with Estate Agent Today

Last week, I mentioned to EAT on Twitter that I thought their EAT TV was potentially a great idea, but that I found it a bit boring.
29
Jul
2010

Marsh & Parsons educate their buyers

Forgive me, but today's post is along the lines of what has become a bit of a recent theme, educating your audience.
28
Jul
2010

Zoopla right to add transparency

Following on from yesterday's criticism of Primelocation, we loved the announcement from Zoopla that they are showing listing history on advertised properties.
27
Jul
2010

Primelocation.com is overdue a makeover

Is it me, or is the Primelocation website looking badly out of date? It's difficult to use, plastered with adverts and completely missing the boat on what was a 'premium' niche branding.
26
Jul
2010

What can Phil Spencer teach you?

Following the guest blog from Neil on how-to guides for estate agents last week, Phil Spencer popped up and showed exactly how it's done with his top 20 ways to add value to your home in the Telegraph at the weekend.
23
Jul
2010

Adding search engine friendly tweets to your website

A while ago now, I read an article on the excellent Sellsius blog about adding a feed of tweets onto your website, using one of Twitter's own widgets.
22
Jul
2010

Why how-to guides are good for business

The Young London property management agency in Central London is a company with an approach I really admire.
21
Jul
2010

Feed your Twitter followers

Today, I wanted to post a link to an interesting article I found on the Dakno blog, putting together a Twitter welcome page.
20
Jul
2010

Getting seen in local Google search maps

The maps that appear at the top of 'local' (location specific) Google searches are an important way of gaining visitors to your website.
19
Jul
2010

What iSold's canvassing letter can teach you

When The Big Property List blog posted up a supposed canvassing letter from iSold, the thing that stood out for me was the mistake on the branch address.
16
Jul
2010

Winning more instructions the Coke way

Last Saturday, the Telegraph published a great article, Are you a Coke or a Pepsi?You probably know the Pepsi Challenge story - in a blind test, most people prefer Pepsi, but when it comes to handing their money over, they choose Coke.
15
Jul
2010

With websites, bigger is better

Reports on the varied things people are searching for when they happen upon this blog are always an interesting read.
14
Jul
2010

It's not about you

In January, Graham Jones blogged about firing up home-hunters by focusing on them and their needs, on how the property fits them - and not on the property itself.