-discuss front page: agents will receive notices, calendar events right in front of them, email confirmations of appointments - much like an iGoogle page: all information at their fingertips.\n-all in one system\n
-mention hand out: all in the folder for them to follow along\n
How much people rely on internet for their information, entertainment, connection\n
The higher you go in the pyramid, the smaller the number of tech savvy clients&#x2026;.yet it&#x2019;s moving in that direction more and more because the consumer is becoming more in control and want their information instantly\n
Remax2000 Technology Presentation
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Agenda Topics to Cover 1 Remax2000 Technology - website, social networks, blogs and Next Steps 2 RE/MAX Technology Tools - what is available to you by them 3 What You Can Do? Stay informed, Work the tools, Keep up with✓ change
Remax2000TorontoWebsite, Social Networks, Blog •www.remax2000toronto.com In 2010, company website was rebranded to its current name & redesigned -Remax2000Toronto holds the #1 position on Google’s search engine The positioning was earned organically through consistent posting of articles to the site and its blog. •Social Networks Remax2000Toronto has a presence on all relevant social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and its own YouTube channel -recruitment blog created to inform potential agents - www.careersatremax2000.com Information posted is of value to the client as well as, agents
Next StepsChanges we’d like to make happenCurrent state - Separate Parts Next Steps - Create an Integrated System Remax2000’s website and social networks are Remax2000 is currently looking at an office 1 working well. Name recognition and presence are 2 administration system which would create an growing. Our Recruitment blog was created to tell environment that is more efficient and streamlined. potential agents who we are at Remax2000. We do It will incorporate our own mobile technology, have some agents using mobile technology. Our in communication system between office and clients, office communication is handled by administration. better email communications and notifications. This will require a redesign of the website. Various parts have created a whole. Remax2000 will be working closely with an online media company to further spread the company name and grow awareness. Remax2000’s goal is to create a finely tuned digital environment that shares and delivers information and communication efficiently and effectively.
What’s at Re/Max?Remax.ca has gone mobile Text to View Listings Today’s buyers can easily search for listings using Information sent instantly to buyer’s phones. 1 They text 58888 with the number of the Remax’s location based services. Anyone with a listing - all info on property including agent’s smartphone can easily search for listings and for you. contact will appear on their phone, instantly. SMS gives them what they want instantly. Remax QR Codes/Quick Response Codes Curbside Marketing gives them price, description and call AGENT, instantly to their phone. Shortcut to mobile website or address card. Remax is providing its agents with a FREE SMS texting 2 Remax is providing you QR codes at no charge. tool and a free sign to get you started Remax/Mobile Website Mobile website formats to the buyer’s 3 phone. Listings near location of buyer automatically appear.
Media Habits Mobility is changing everythingMorning Noon Night 1 Days of morning papers and radio 2 All day mobile - people searching 3 TV, Internet, Gaming: no one are gone. on internet for their information really does the nightly news on TV. Internet news has taken off. Google and Yahoo can’t keep up with the news that Twitter provides.
Internet Users Mobile vs. Desktop Devices are overtaking traditional computers as the primary Mobile Internet way consumers access the internet. Canada has been devices overtaking behind the curve partly due to data plan prices and our love for Blackberries. Landscape is changing with Telus, Virgin, Wind, etc. Bell and Rogershave lock on mobility Devices are growing rapidly in Canada. 675,000 are Over 5 million Blackberry, 1 million are iPhones, another 1/2 million are iPads and other tablets or Android phones. Canadians have smartphones
YouTubeOn RE/MAX website •RE/MAX as host RE/MAX will now host your listing videos on remax.ca and host a video of yourself on your agent profile -YouTube video of listings is a great addition to mobile marketing YouTube video uploads and links from your own Youtube Channel can be added to your listings in LeadStreet •Remax2000 YouTube channel Our YouTube channel can host your videos as well
How to StartHow to activate the RE/MAX Mobile Marketing Tools Lead Street You need to visit Lead Street Canada. SMS Text to View Listings is activated in Lead Street. QR Codes can be found inside 1 LeadStreet, copied from your profile on remax.ca. Youtube your listings and Youtube yourself are both activated in LeadStreet How to Get onto LeadStreet? Your RE/MAX ID and your password is the office phone number 2 RE/MAX Web Support You can contact RE/MAX web support for some more help with this at: firstname.lastname@example.org phone: 905-542-2400 or 3 toll free at 888-542-2499
One Last Item - the iPad RE/MAX has created its first iPad app, only for RE/MAX agents
iPad Organize Yourself, Be More ProductiveBuyer Report Card Fit To Sell Curbside Marketing also included so you can show your clients what you are doing for them. As well, your RE/MAX Tool Box, all Fit to Buy that you need for your mobile marketing.
So Now What? Get your website up to speed, your social networking - get connected. Complete your videos and photos.1 Our job at Remax2000 will be to improve our technology and communications to provide a more efficient and2 effective real estate environment Get onto LeadStreet activate the tools which are readily available to you3 Attend conferences like KickStart or RE/MAX & You. They are full of information for you to do your job more4 effectively. Sign up for sessions with REBarCampTO www.rebarcampato.com or attend #remarkto, a monthly meeting for5 Toronto agent’s to discuss real estate marketing - www.meetup.com/RETechTO For credits, you can also attend the Real Estate Toronto Summit held once a year by #remarkto -6 www.RealEstateMarketingSummit.ca I will post this slideshow on our YouTube channel so you can reference to it7
Connecting with consumers is changing rapidly. It canleave one feeling a little overwhelmed by the speed oftechnological changes.There is information out there, tools for you to use tohelp you do your work more effectively and productively.