The Hello Bar is a simple notification bar that engages users and communicates a call to action.

Facebook, How Many Friends Is Too Many? National UnFriend Day is November 17th

I remember the old days growing up in Syracuse New York. I went to Corcoran High School, home of the Cougars, Class of 92. After high school I joined the US Navy-off to boot camp in Great Lakes Illinois, Hall Of Fame Company 189. While in the Navy reserve I finished my BA in Criminal Justice at the University Of Nevada at Las Vegas or UNLV, class of 99. After college I moved to Atlanta Georgia, only took me 6 months to realize I should have moved to Phoenix, which is where … [Read more...]

Facebook Deals: How To Steal Customers From Your Competition

I would consider myself a techie kind of guy.   As a marketing professional, its in my best interest to learn all about the latest and greatest tools to help my clients grow their business, or rather-ATTRACT more business. These days, business is more about getting "found" than it is convincing someone to go out of their way to try your product or service. I go to Google or Facebook when I am looking for something.  I bet you are the same way.  I am on facebook, twitter, … [Read more...]

Real Estate Marketing To The Echo Boomer

MyTitleGuy Signature

80 Million strong, Echo Boomers or the Millennial Generation is a force to be reckoned with.  The echo boom generation (those born from 1977 to 1997), is the largest generation ever. Well informed, educated and media-savvy, echo boomers have grown up understanding the new digital landscape. They are not only comfortable with changes brought about by the new technology, they embrace them..  More than any previous generation, they are the driving force behind a communications … [Read more...]

How To Install Roost To Your Facebook Fanpage

Got Roost? Back in March 2010 Roost, a real estate technology company out of San Francisco, launched their facebook application for real estate agents and brokers. The roost application will create a “Real Estate” tab on your Facebook profile or fanpage that shows active local (city specific) real estate listings, Altos Research market statistics, school information and more. I am a marketing representative for a national title insurance company in Phoenix Arizona, I help … [Read more...]

14 year old mistakenly invites 20,000 people to her birthday party-Another Reason To Check Your Facebook Privacy Settings

Birthdays are awesome. I have had 36 of them, they are great, well at least the ones that led up to the drinking age of 21, after that-lets face it, it's all downhill. While my birthdays are usually reserved for close family and friends now, there was a time when it was cool to have as many people as possible at my birthday. As many as possible, but not 21,000! In yet another example of facebook privacy settings, a 14 year old in England, created an event on Facebook to … [Read more...]

Facebook SPAM: I HATE IT

I HATE Facebook SPAM According to Wikipedia Spam is the use of electronic messaging systems (including most broadcast media, digital delivery systems) to send unsolicited bulk messages indiscriminately. While the most widely recognized form of spam is e-mail spam, the term is applied to similar abuses in other media: instant messaging spam, Usenet newsgroup spam, Web search engine spam, spam in blogs, wiki spam, online classified ads spam, mobile phone messaging spam, … [Read more...]

Facebook Ads For Real Estate Professionals

Facebook, Facebook, Facebook, who doesn't love facebook. If you are like me, facebook has changed your life (hopefully in a good way). I have been able to connect with people that I have not talked to in 20 years, and better yet, stay in touch with them. Aside from all the personal uses of facebook there is also a business use and a great one at that. In earlier posts we discussed placing your marketing message where the masses are and with over 500 million people (oh … [Read more...]

Facebook Places-Facebook Goes Where?

What will facebook think of next?  Normally I would start a post by talking about a product or service, but its becoming harder and harder to do in regards to facebook.  Why?  Because everyone is on it, well, at least 500 million of us are.  It almost seems like facebook knows what we want before we even want it.  I am a title rep for a national title insurance company in Phoenix, Arizona.  I help me clients "get found" on the internet, which is right up my alley for … [Read more...]

Caution: Social Media Experts Ahead

Video thumbnail for youtube video Caution: Social Media Experts Ahead - My Title Guy

Recently I attended a class about Facebook in Mesa, Arizona by a local social media company.  I had heard of them from other Real Estate agents and have seen some of their activity on Facebook so I wanted to see what they and their products are all about.  In this economy it is very hard to fill a room with Realtors but I have to admit that I am surprised to see this room filled to capacity, in fact its standing room only.  Now let me be 100% honest. This class was sponsored … [Read more...]

Facebook For Realtors: 8 Ways To Lose Friends and Not Influence People

Facebook is awesome.  I have connected with so many people that frankly, I forgot all about and the times that we have had.  It's because of Facebook that we were able to connect all over again.  With 500 million people on Facebook its a huge resource for your real estate business as well. Facebook extends your reach as a person, realtor, business, brand etc. if you know how to use it. I am a title rep for a national title insurance company based in Phoenix, Arizona.  I help … [Read more...]