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SEO Tips For Real Estate Agents

Having worked as an SEO consultant for many years, i first got into the game doing SEO work for many of…

australian real estate seo, Internet Marketing, seo

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SEO Techniques That You Should Never Use

Everyone SEO recently feels as if they have there heads on a Google Guillotine after updates to search engine rankings this…

Internet Marketing, online marketing, Search Engine Optimisation, seo

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Have you been Slapped by the Panda ?

Whats he talking about being slapped by the panda ? The big G or Google runs a very complex algorithm which…

Google, seo

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Long Forgotten Internet History

I have just realised that tomorrow the 17th of Feb (or that could be today, or even yesterday, depending on when…, Google,

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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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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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Why Google will win the war – it is not even fighting!

Google will overcome the teething problems with its real estate proposition and disrupt the business models of property portals across the…

Google, MLS,

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The REINSW are holding their official launch event tonight to mark the first stage of rolling out the National Industry Based…

Century 21, David Airey, EAC, First National, Kevin Turner, Laing & Simmons, LJHooker, Petra Sprekos, prd nationwide, PriceFinder,, Raine & Horne,, Red Square, reia, REINSW, REUNCUT, RP Data, Wayne Stewart,

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Will Your Agency Be A ‘Favourite Place’ On Google?

Google has recently developed Favourite Places on Google, which incorporates the use of QR Code technology to help customers get information…

Google, Google Favorite Places, Google Local Business Center, QR Code

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Google to buy up real estate sites!

When Google ventured into real estate listings many of us thought it would signal the end of annual fee increases being…

Android, Domain, Google, REA, Roost, Trulia

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Scraping Property Listings

A few months ago a client of mine received an email from a web application called myhousehunt. The site was scraping…

MyHouseHunt, Real Estate Applications, scraping sites

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Google beefs up mapping and real estate search

Google has beefed up its map search considerably with basic natural phrases now added. In the past a user has to…

Google Maps

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Australian Real Estate Brands Compared – Another Way! << Updated

I recently wrote about using Google Insights to compare the relative strength of each real estate brand in Australia. I showed…

brands, First National, Google Maps, Google Real Estate, L.J. Hooker, Ray White, real estate brands, real estate groups

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Australian Real Estate SEO – Part 3

SEO Series This article is the third in the series. The first article introduced the concept of SEO and focussed on…

Keywords, Natural Search, Search, seo

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Google Caffeine: The Winners and Losers

When Google releases new products or updates to existing products they usually do so with very little warning. One day it’s…

Domain, Google, Google Caffeine, MyHome

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Aussie Real Estate Brands and How Google Might Be About To Deliver a Knockout Blow

Whilst there has been a great deal of discussion on the Google Real Estate launch here in Australia there may be…

brands, Google, google insight, Portals

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Google launches real estate map search Australia

At 3.00pm today Google launched their new real estate search mapping tool which allows real estate agents to publish their listings…, Google, Harcourts, Homehound, Maps,

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Australian Real Estate SEO Part 2

This article is the second in the series to help Australian Real Estate Agents improve their traffic from optimizing their website….

australian real estate seo, search engines, seo

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Australian Real Estate SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) Part 1

Search engines are the  key to generating significant traffic on the internet. It can certainly be supplemented and enhanced by social…

Bing, Google Accounts, Google Analytics, Google Analytics API, Google Webmaster Tools, Microsoft, Microsoft Bing Webmaster, SEM, seo, Yahoo, Yahoo Site Explorer

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Internet Explorer 8

Microsoft has released its latest version of Internet Explorer (8) and anyone upgrading from IE7 will see immediate improvements. Microsoft released…

Firefox 3, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, Opera, Safari

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Domain launches a new search that works.

Domain has launched a real estate new search engine that I think consumers will find better than anything on the portal…, Dothomes,

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Google launches (ever so quietly) Australian Real Estate Map Search

Google today launched its Google Real Estate Map search. As you can see from the picture below it is fairly basic…

Base, Google, Maps

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Search shows Santa what we all want for Christmas

To introduce myself, my name is Sean Wyld and I work for Google as the Industry Manager in their Local &…

christmas, Google, Google Adwords, Google Insights, Santa, Ssean Wyld

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Domain’s Little Secret!

It is possible for company’ confidential information to become available on Google if that computer is accessible from the Internet.  In…

Domain, Google, inactive, seo, Subscribers

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