Something To Think About…

Is Online Lead Generation Becoming Dead Shark? Property experts believe that Realestate.com's pullout from the lead generation arena underscores the fact that real estate Web sites are designed with a focus on the consumer experience rather than on building lasting customer relationships. They note that consumers are looking for the most reliable information, access to helpful resources, and advice from a[...]

B. Sheppard Consulting Promotes Michael Johnson

B. Sheppard Consulting, the Real Estate Marketing Resource for some of the Southeast's most prestigious builders and developers, has promoted Michael Johnson to Director of Account Services and Internet Marketing. Johnson will direct and implement the marketing plans and budgets for all B. Sheppard Consulting accounts, as well as manage the everyday needs of all clients. Johnson is a graduate of[...]

My 100th Post

We've come a LONG WAY baby! Atlanta Real Estate Forum launched November 2006 with one post & now I am posting my 100th story! Just 8 months young, this interactive blog has quite a nice Web 2.0 bio. more than 50 contributors in excess of 500 posts 8,750 hits per day & 1,015 unique visitors daily Google PR (page rank) of 4 excellent SEO for[...]

Internet Marketing & Web 2.0

I had the pleasure of attending a Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association Sales & Marketing Council roundtable today held in conjunction with the Southern Building Show. The Internet portion of the round table was led by Meredith Oliver of Meredith Communications and proved quite insightful. Meredith defined 6 tactical areas that define a successful Web site. Here they are[...]

Agent Direct News Names Flammer as Expert

Agent Direct News(R) recently added Carol Flammer, president of Flammer Relations and publisher of www.AtlantaRealEstateForum.com as an expert in its online directory. Flammer will share information on how effective public relations can increase traffic, blogging to increase SEO, how building green can increase your media exposure and the importance of community service. In this age of social media, Flammer believes[...]

Brock Built Sponsors Women Doing Business Conference

Brock Built City Neighborhoods recently sponsored the fourth annual Women Doing Business Conference, which was presented by the Atlanta Commission On Women to honor women in business and present valuable workshops. At the CFO, or $5,000 sponsorship level, Brock Built received exhibit space, luncheon acknowledgement and tickets to the conference, awards luncheon and VIP reception.  The conference was held at the[...]