Archive | Newspapers

An agency using the decline in print advertising against their competitors

I was recently sent the below video which I thought was a clever marketing campaign produce by a Melbourne real estate…

http://www.philipwebb.com.au/, Philip Webb, print advertising, print in real estate

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Hutbook.com publicly names homeowners

A new website called Hutbook.com that claims to “allow neighbours to interact in the same way they would on Facebook” is…

Albert Cohen, Australian Property Monitors, Hutbook.com, RP Data

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Fairfax Media (via The Stayz Group) acquires YesBookit

Today, Fairfax announced that The Stayz Group has acquired YesBookit, the leading holiday rental booking system for property managers. Developed by…

Fairfax Media acquires YesBookit, Justin Butterworth, Kevin Johnson Bade, Occupancy Pty Ltd, The Stayz Group, YesBookit

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New Domain Chinese launches

Domain has launched Domain Chinese today, the first property magazine for the Sydney Chinese community that not only features listings, but…

Chinatown.com.au, Domain Chinese, Matt Siddons

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Reiwa.com: A Shining Star for Our Real Estate Industry + E-Ave Wrap Up

. Yesterday on The Electric Avenue Show – I shared an insight into how Reiwa.com has become A Shining Star for Our…

Charlie Gunningham, Doorknocking, Facebook, Layar, Property Videos, Realestate.com.au, REIWA, reiwa.com, Twitter

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A Highly Recommended FREE App + Latest Tips For Agents : E-Ave Wrap Up

Here’s this week’s Wrap Up from The Electric Avenue Show…   On Monday’s Show I shared a Highly Recommended FREE App…

Electric Avenue, Evernote, Greg Vincent, One Agency

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The Tides of Change

When Einstein laid out the groundwork for Quantum Physics in the early 1900′s everyone was amazed at his theories, but soon…

Apple, Fairfax, Fairfax Media, Google, News Ltd

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EA Wrap Up: Featuring Mat Steinwede, James Tostevin & Tom Panos Interview from AREC2012

After launching Electric Avenue (EA) ‘The Online Real Estate Show’ last Wednesday, Ryan O’Grady suggested that I share this week’s episodes…

Electric Avenue, Greg Vincent, Ryan O'Grady

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AFR and SMH to jointly promote the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Auction Centre

Two of the country’s most respected newspapers, The Australian Financial Review and The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) have come together to…

afr, Auction Centre, Commercial Real Estate, CRE Auction Centre, SMH

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Fairfax buys in to “The Weekly Review”

Fairfax Media yesterday announced they have entered into an agreement to merge Fairfax Community Newspapers in Victoria with Metro Media Publishing…

Antony Catalano, Fairfax Community Newspapers, Fairfax Media, Metro Media Publishing, The Melbourne Weekly, The Weekly Review

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A news property website launches in Australia – Property Observer

Not to be confused with another property portal website – this is actually a real estate industry news website and I…

Jonathan Chancellor, Property Observer, Sydney real estate, The Sydney Morning Herald

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The Creativity Vacuum – Why Newspapers, Twitter and Facebook have run out of ideas

No one can deny the success of Facebook and Twitter – the astronomical user base of these Internet giants speak for…

Facebook, SMH, The Age, Twitter

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Realestateguide.com.au Up For Sale

Realestateguide is an Australian real estate portal who’s been operating under the radar for some time now. They appear to have found…

australian real estate portals, craig honeyman, real estate guide, real estate portal for sale, realestateguide, realestateguide.com.au

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State of the Social (SotS) Google, Yahoo, MySpace, Twitter and Groupons buyout idiocy

2011 seems to be shaping as a year that will make or break some social media companies. In my opinion we…

Google, Groupons, Linkedin, MySpace, Twitter, Wikileaks, Yahoo

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The iPad Has Landed

So, the iPad has finally landed! And to refer back to the title of my post back in April, has it…

iPad, iPhone

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The Empire Strikes Back: The Print vs Internet Battle Heats Up!

Just as RealEstate.com.au complete the launch of a new web design News Limited are putting the final strokes on a strategy…

news limited, newspaper advertising, real estate portal, Realestate.com.au, star wars

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Apple iPad – Master Stroke or White Elephant?

Firstly, I have to confess that I’m in love with the Apple brand. The iPod is one of the best consumer…

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Glossy Wars Zzzzzzzzzzzz

Following from Charlie’s great little article yesterday I want to turn your attention to the so called ‘glossy wars’ being run…

Antony Catalano, Charlie, Crikey, Fairfax, MMP Holdings

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The Billion Dollar Black Hole

Disclosure upfront – for over 10 years now I’ve been running a niche real estate portal and web development business. During…

IBIS World Research, Macquarie Bank

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Can The Apple iPad Save Real Estate Newspaper Advertising

Newspapers are on the decline! A very fast decline. Readership and revenues are down and profits seem very hard to find…

apple ipad, ebook, ereader, iPad, Media, new york times, newspaper, Print Media

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10 Ways Real Estate Agents Could Use The Apple iPad

Will the recent launch of the Apple iPad mean the end of the Listing Presentation Folder or FlipChart style presentation? Will…

Apple, Future of Real Estate Marketing, iPad, Print Media

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The Future of the Newspaper – Part Two

Whilst Rupert Murdoch may extol the brilliance of his newspapers journalism, however his history and facts really tell a different story….

Rupert Murdoch

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Commercial News vs Public News

A war has erupted and it is being fought across the newspapers of the world and also in senate hearings. It…

ABC, BBC, James Murdoch, Lateline, Mark Soctt, News Ltd, Newspapers, Rupert Murdoch

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The Future of the Newspaper, Part One – The Print Version

This past decade we have seen many markets rocked by the digital era, none more so than the news & entertainment…

Mirande Devine, Peter Fitzsimons, Roger Corbett, RSS reader, The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, Trading Post

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