Archive | September, 2010

Top 10 People to Follow on Twitter for Australian Real Estate Agents – 2010 Q3

This list is the third in the series and just squeaks into the third quarter on time! If you have not…

top 10, Twitter

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Real Estate Online Statistics & Demographics – Portals

The Google Adplanner service allows advertisers more information on popular websites including demographic and traffic information.  Now whilst I don’t want…

Domain.com.au, homehound.com.au, myhome.com.au, Portals, Realestate.com.au, realestateview.com.au, statistics

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Google Instant – Will this change SEO strategies?

Over the past week you may have noticed a small change in functionality when using the Google search engine. As you…

autocomplete search, Google, Google Instant, Google search engine, Google's algorithm, mcgrath

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Nigerian fraudsters sell a Aussie House

As some of you may have already heard, it looks like the Nigerians scammers have learnt a new trick. A South…

Aussie House, Nigerian fraudsters, Nigerians scammers, real estate scam

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The difference between a listing and a great listing:

When you submit listings to a portal should you go for quality or quantity? It’s easy to see why agents might…

nestoria, Sobox

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Why can’t we measure online traffic?

Over the past decade I have investigated various methods of measuring online traffic for the different web sites I’ve managed, and…

Alexa, Google Adwords, Google Analytics, Hitwise, Nielsen, Smarter Stats

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CEO Responds To Yet Another Stuff Up!!! Where is Our Data Going?

In response to my previous article Yet Another Stuff Up!!! Where is Our Data Going? I was contacted directly by the…

CommBank Property Guide, Graham Mirabito, iPhone App, RP Data, rpdata

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The Best (and Worse) Real Estate Portal Features

In an effort to outdo their competitors real estate portals are continually upgrading their technology. Companies (like the big two) spend…

portal features, portal user experience, real estate portal experience, real estate portals, real estate website features

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You be the judge…are Lawyers Real Estate breaking the law or not?

As a licensed real estate agent within the state of NSW, if I was to open a business as Greg Vincent…

Lawyers Real Estate, Peter Mericka, REA Group, SLOD.com.au, www.realestate.com.au

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