Monthly Archives: September 2013

Oh Well, You Get What You Pay For

Here’s why you DON’T WANT every new shiny toy that comes out on the Web or for your mobile device.  I once heard someone say, “Well, you get what you pay for and if it’s free, what do you expect?” You’ve seen it happen, maybe even to your favorite site, online tool, or mobile app? 

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91% of Californians Used a REALTOR®

There’s a variety of really good reasons to use a real estate agent “REALTOR®” when buying or selling your home. We just purchased our 5th home and have never bought or sold any property or home without an agent to represent us.  Some may think that by not using a real estate agent they will

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How To Build A Free HTML5 Website

Wix.com has added HTML5 to their FREE website building capabilities.  HTML5 today is a new standard for many sites and companies who want their site to look good and be user friendly across all platforms and browsers including mobile devices. What exactly is HTML5?  Here’s a great 90 second video that simplifies the explanation. No

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Klout Scoring To Build Influence

What is Klout? Klout offers several ways to bring influential people and brands together. What is Klout Influence? Influence is the ability to drive action. When you share something on social media or in real life and people respond, that’s influence. The more influential you are, the higher your Klout Score. Your Klout Profile is

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Free Online Tools for Real Estate Agents

It’s true that many consumers — buyers, sellers, renters and home owners — use Zillow daily to get information and gather data about real estate. Zillow is even a popular place for home improvement and mortgage needs. Zillow isn’t just for consumers, though. It’s a place for real estate professionals too. As a matter of

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Red Beacon Delivers to Home Owners

Red Beacon is a really cool new service that we heard about while shopping at Home Depot. The employees at Home Depot are awesome, they really do know their stuff, but you can’t take the employees home with you to actually do the work!? You know, the electrical, the plumbing, fix the sprinklers, or repair

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