Archive for the ‘RE Mobile Technology’ Category

The Social Media Revolution

The world is changing faster online than any human will ever be able to keep up. Fasten your seat belt folks, you’re in for the ride of your life. The greatest analogy for this revolution and social media movement is “There is so much information and data available on the Internet, it’s like trying to drink from a fire hose!” In reality, it’s more like trying to soak up Niagra Falls with a dish-washing sponge.

In order to break this all down to what’s most important and give you a grip on how you can grasp and get your arms around all this, just remember… “social media is still and always has been all about people!

How Do You Use Twitter – To Talk or Listen?

Twitter may be one of the most controversial social networks on the web and while millions of people all over the world have an account and profile setup, only a smaller percentage have a focused and absolute purpose for it’s use. How do you use Twitter? Have you discovered and uncovered its greatest value proposition? Does one size fit all in the Twittersphere? Absolutely not!

Think of all the ways yo could be using Twitter and don’t limit the options to only work. Open up your creative thoughts and look into some of the potential ways that the greatest micro-blogging network on the planet can bring you and others you touch unlimited and amazing value and benefits. This video will start your inspiration…

Evolution of Borderless Networks – Cisco

Reviewing the evolution of networking over the past centuries is mind boggling. The evolution of technology just in the past 20 years is faster and greater than any other time period of our human existence.

Few companies have withstood the test of technology and time, and the ones that are still standing firm in the microchip sands of time are outstanding with their network ideals and solutions.

One such company is Cisco, HEAR yesterday, HERE today, and still HERE tomorrow!

Gen “Y” Impact on Real Estate and Technology

Gen “Y” Impact on Real Estate and Technology

Jason Ryan Dorsey “The Gen Y Guy” shares his research, views, and experience with CEO of CKJ International on BestAgentTV.com.  This is a longer video than we would normally post here but felt our viewers and subscribers will find great value in the information Jason imparts.

The Gen “Y” years, according to Jason, make up the generation of people born between 1977 and 1995 which makes up the largest and most powerful and influential generations of our time.   “This will be a painful challenge for individuals and companies who choose not to adjust” quoted from Jason.

There is a completely new way that expectations are met, and a “NEW” way business gets done!  Watch and learn, most of you will be able to relate.

Lights, Camera, Flickr & Action – Google Maps

Real Estate, Your Camera, Flickr, & Google Maps – The World as One Big Photo!

We all new that one day the real world and technology would find a way to somehow join and unite together to bring more value and fun to the Internet user experience.  The world is all considered Real Estate whether being bought or sold, it’s still “Real Estate!”  Google Maps has done something incredible using photos taken from all over the world by people just like you.

You and your camera provide the great shots, flickr hosts’ them, and Google Maps combines them all together to allow anyone to view nearly the entire world via photo images.  It won’t be long before every crack and corner of the globe is photographed and viewable from any computer screen or cell phone.  You can even view an individuals entire photo library with Google Maps new feature.

So what are you waiting for, get out there with your camera, shoot em up wherever you travel, load em up to Picasa or Flickr, and see your photos appearing in Google Maps and share with the world.  It’s Real Estate Exposed in a whole new way!

350 Real Estate Technology Companies

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Image by judge_mental via Flickr

350 Real Estate Technology Companies including Links

1000WattConsulting has done a really nice job creating a “customizable” Real Estate Technology Company Directory.  The Index page is broken down into 30 categories that can be customized and sorted to your liking.

You’ll find links to company sites that provide everything from Document Management, Marketing Solutions, and iPhone Apps, to IDX Solutions, Marketing Tools, Lead Generation/Management, Listing Syndication, Mapping, Video, Transaction Management and more.

If you don’t see a particular company that you feel should be listed there, be sure to click on the link and add them.  There can never be too many resources, especially on a page that’s built with this kind of benefit and power.


The gang at 1000WattConsulting does an excellent job informing the Industry
about great tips and tools, and obviously has no problem sharing their findings with their readers and visitors.  Hats off to their TEAM, visit them at 1000WattConsulting.

TOP FREE ON-LINE BUSINESS TOOLS 2009

TOP FREE ON-LINE BUSINESS TOOLS 2009

These are some of the best FREE tools we discovered in 2009. They will save you time, money, and help your business beyond what you could ever imagine. There is a lot of sites and information here so take a deep breath, don’t get overwhelmed, and explore until your heart is content. Each title is linked to the home page of each site, do yourself a favor, check them out, then decide which tools you won’t or will be able to live without in 2010!

OPEN OFFICE
Microsoft Office Online

An open-source office software suite for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, databases and more.

PRIMOPDF
Convert Any Document to .PDF Format

No Adobe Acrobat Required, uses a simple printer interface to create .pdf files.

SCREENR
ScreenCasts

Record Screencasts up to 5 minutes with audio and store on server, upload to YouTube, or save on desktop.  Add to your Websites or Blogs to share.
Also see: ScreenToaster.com

PICNIK
Online Photo Editing

Correct, Edit, add Splash to Images & Photos

GIMP
Adobe Photoshop Jr. – FREE!

It’s The Ultimate image manipulation software.
Photo and image editing for the PRO!

SLIDE
Slideshow Presentations
Create Custom slideshows, Frame YouTube videos, create CoolPix, Create Global Guestbook’s and more.

Also See SlideShare.net

OneTrueMedia
VIDEO
– Your Life and Business Perfectly Mixed and Syndicated
Mix photos and videos with effects and music
to create something WOW worthy in minutes!

Xtranormal
Text To Movie
– Custom Created Videos and Animation
If you can type, you can create Video on any topic or discussion.
Create text Video and add animation to bring characters and message to life

CLIPNABBER
Video Download Tool
Video Download Tool for Offline PresentationsDownload videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, Vimeo, MegaVideo, and lots of other video sharing websites.
TuneNabber.com for MP3 from Video

TRANSFERBIGFILES
The easiest way to sent large files to anyone
Just select the files you want to send and TransferBigFiles will email the recipient with a link to the download page

BANNERFANS
Graphic Designs Online

Create, Store and Share custom banners, headers, buttons and images etc.

FEEDMINGLE
RSS Multiple Feed Widget

Mingle all your feeds together in a single RSS feed. Produce a combined RSS, Atom, JSON and a widget.

STEPREP
Monitor What People are Saying About You

Build your reputation, Reward customer loyalty, Turn every transaction into an advertising opportunity, be added for free to the
directory of trusted experts

ISSUU
Publication Library and Storage

A place to create, author, store, and share publications publicly or privately.

ALLTOP
Build Custom Pages and Share
Read, learn, create custom pages and feeds to your favorite authors and topics, then share with other like-minded individuals.
Alltop has some of the best content providers, bloggers, and authors in the world covering any and every topic imaginable.

BOX.NET
Online File Storage and Sharing

Upload Pictures, Documents, Video, Sound Files and share with others.

DROP.IO
Real Time Sharing & Collaboration

Create each drop in two clicks and share what you want, how you want, with whom you want.
Also see: Google Wave

FREE CONFERENCE CALL
Multiple Callers on Phone

Why pay for conference and long distance calls?
FCC now comes with Free recording.

Also see InstantConference.com

YUGMA
Video Conferencing
Host meetings, Join meetings. Web conferencing up to 20 attendees free.

Also Try Freebinars.com & Vyew.com

TEXT WIDGET
The Ultimate Widget for Text Messaging

Use on Websites, Blogs, Social Networks, On-Line profiles.
Allow your visitors to text message you instantly.

CALENDARS.NET
The Worlds Marketplace for Events

Interactive web calendar hosting service, where you and anyone you choose can post events visible and printable to whomever you choose.

EVENTBRITE
The Worlds Marketplace for Events

Publish customized events to Website or Blog, Promote your events, Get RSVP’s and sell tickets online in minutes.

WALKSCORE
Know Your Neighborhoods

Run any address and get a walk score. Walk Score places come from Google Maps. Add your missing places to Google Maps and it will appear on Walk Score within a few minutes
.
Also Checkout ZipSkinny.com

GEOCHIRP
Twitter Geography

Helps you search for people Twittering for specific things in specific areas.

TheTwitterTools
The Most Comprehensive Twitter Tools Directory on the Internet!
Over 900+ Twitter Tools sorted by category at your fingertips.

SHOUTEM
Create Your Own Micro Blogging Community

Great for Businesses, Neighborhoods and Communities, Sports and Hobbies or join others to share and connect.
Also see Ning.com

JIMDO
FREE Public Webpage

Use to create a custom webpage or buyer, seller, investor presentation.

WIX
FREE Flash Websites

Create custom “Flashy” web pages in minutes.

FEEDBLITZ
Email Subscription & Newsletter Tool

Build Client/Traffic Base using an email Subscribe Tool
Also See: FeedBurner.com

RETAGGR
Email Signature and Profile
Single RE-Source for all your Social Networking, Blogs, and Websites.

TOKBOX
Video Email Messaging
Keep it real with video email. Text email is great but nothing gives your email personality and life like a video message.  Communicate your message with a video and let others get to see you instead of your emotionless text.

AVG
FREE Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware

The most downloaded software on CNET’s Download.com
For the Top 200 FREE site of 2008 – CLICK HERE!

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