June 21, 2012 · 1 Comment
Get ready to turn up the heat on your competitors and geek up your real estate marketing…
Here are 6 trends and opportunities for those in real estate investing to take it to the next level:
1. Facebook Sponsored Stories
Facebook’s answer to mobile marketing ‘Sponsored Stories’ appear to be producing far better results than desktop ads. Kill the social media and mobile marketing birds with one stone and spin your own story…
Payvment has just released a new highly targeted, one-click Facebook advertising solution for those who want to offset their expenses with affiliate products. TechCrunch claims these ads are currently perform 25% than those purchased directly from Facebook. Choose a product, click and the ad is created for you and automatically shown to those most likely to buy.
People are still flocking to Pinterest like crazy and it is ideal for real estate investing. Show of your deals, rehabs and now even mix up your photos with text and videos. Don’t have an invite yet? Leave a comment in the box below and ask one of our other followers to invite you. Then don’t forget to ‘Pin’ this post.
4. Tablet Magazines
Make your competitors email and print newsletters look like garbage with your own long form iPad magazine. Pack it with value from sponsors and perhaps you can even start charging for subscriptions.
Stop banging your head against the wall to find funding and discover a way to make killer crowdfunding platform Kickstarter.com work for you. It doesn’t just work, some entrepreneurs are hitting their 28 day funding goals in just 3 to 6 hours and achieving far more funding than they even asked for. Seth Godin just nailed it with $203,937 in about 24 hours with a funding goal of just $40k.
6. Microsoft Mobile Apps
Microsoft may not have been getting the love that Apple and Google have been but the new launch of the Microsoft ‘Surface’ tablet opens up new windows for those fast to roll out apps for it. Code it and dominate.