Here you will find helpful information Realtors and Lenders are seeking regarding WordPress and how to maximize your website and exposure online!

SEO for Realtor Websites in 2020 – Ranking in Google Searches

SEO for Realtor websites in 2020. What’s changed? What’s stayed the same? First…let’s back up. SEO is Search Engine Optimization. Essentially it’s the way Google, Yahoo, Bing, and YouTube rank or selects the most relevant content when someone types in phrases or questions on their platforms. Theses “search engines” want to give their users the [...]

2021-05-24T11:14:22-04:00March 3rd, 2020|

Why a Blog on Your Real Estate Website is SUPER Important

Working with Realtors throughout Northern Virginia over the past six years, I get asked a lot of questions about technology, blogging, websites and more. Having an online presence important, and there is no better way than an informative blog on your real estate website. It’s a huge tool, especially to those agents who understand [...]

2021-05-24T12:29:43-04:00November 16th, 2018|

5 Beginner WordPress Website Tips for Realtors

Do you have a WordPress website or thinking of getting one? In my travels in the Title Insurance industry and working directly with Realtors on their websites, I have seen the pitfalls Realtors go through learning how to use them. The $99 a month site, the real estate company websites (template), the site that [...]

2021-05-24T12:56:42-04:00January 26th, 2017|

Real Estate Company Websites – 5 Reasons Why Google Won’t Rank Them

How many real estate company Websites are there in the United States?  There are around 1.4 million licensed agents in the US so you can guess that the number is pretty high.  Ever notice that these real estate company websites rarely (if ever) are ranked on the 1st page of Google for any type [...]

2021-05-24T13:00:57-04:00July 26th, 2016|

Top Blogging Questions I Get from Real Estate Agents

As I teach real estate marketing classes and meet with agents throughout Northern Virginia and Washington DC, I get asked a lot of questions about technology, blogging, video, WordPress, and more.  Many of these questions are similar and I felt that the best way to address some of the top blogging questions I receive [...]

2021-05-24T13:28:33-04:00May 13th, 2015|

Essential WordPress Widgets for your Real Estate Website

In my previous blog I talked about some of the best WordPress Plugins that I recommend using if you are new to WP and looking to increase SEO and add value to your site.  In this blog post I want to discuss the essential WordPress widgets that I recommend installing for your real estate [...]

2021-05-24T13:30:37-04:00March 16th, 2015|

Essential WordPress Plugins for your Website

There has been a trend with real estate agents, where they realize that owning their website is important. They are also figuring out that having a self-hosted WordPress website is the way to go. The functionality and SEO features make it a dream for agents looking to obtain ranking on search engines, such as [...]

2021-05-24T13:31:05-04:00February 27th, 2015|

WordPress and Real Estate Websites – Questions Realtors Ask Most

As we head into the "slower" time of the year for Real Estate, now is the time Realtors reflect back on what made them succeed or not succeed through the year.  What needs to change and what needs to be implemented into their business so they knock it out of the park in 2015. [...]

2021-05-24T13:36:09-04:00November 18th, 2014|

WordPress vs Company Real Estate Websites – Which one?

I like to start off my Real Estate Marketing Classes with asking the agents..."Who has a Real Estate website...that they OWN?"  I get a weird look on their face as several of the agents raise their hands slowly.  They say... "I have a Real Estate website."   That you own?  Its a stand alone [...]

2021-05-24T13:38:22-04:00September 5th, 2014|

Best WordPress Plugins for Real Estate You’re Not Using

One of the beauties of using a great platform for your website/blog like WordPress is the many Plugins that it has available.  If you are thinking "what the heck is a plugin?"  I will tell you.  A plugin is like a application for your smartphone.  The app store allows you to download all kinds [...]

2021-05-24T13:44:04-04:00May 8th, 2014|