The real estate market has been embracing technology and new things faster than a lot of industries. In the area of blogging it has been no different. In response to that they have been promoting blogging as a tool that is needed by all of those in the industry.
Here are several tips that they offer that apply to anyone blogging, not matter what industry you're in:
Search Engine Marketing
Blogs give you an increased presence on major search engines, like Yahoo! and Google. A well-written, routinely updated, keyword-oriented blog can enhance your chances of garnering high rankings on search engine return pages.
Blogs provide a way for you to speak directly, openly and honestly with your customer.
Blogs serve as another channel on which to promote your brand and company.
Because blogs give you the opportunity to tell your story over and over, they help set you apart from the competition.
Blogs allow you to build personal, long-lasting relationships with your customers that foster trust.
Exploit the Niches
Blogs help you fill your particular industry niche.
Media & Public Relations
Blogs are excellent PR tools. The media calls you, not your competition.
Position You as an Expert
Blogs enable you to articulate your viewpoints, knowledge and expertise on matters pertaining to your industry.
Blogs help you manage your online reputation.
Blogs are inexpensive to set up, operate and maintain.
Now there are 10 great reasons to blog: What are you waiting for?