Inna Ivchenko, Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA (Barcode Properties)

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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Inna,

It depends on the post, and we do not tag our names. A

Nov 21, 2017 03:35 AM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Atlanta Condos for sale.

Nov 21, 2017 05:39 AM
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Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
Getting results w/ knowledge & know-how!

I'll admit to not truly understanding the whole "tag thing".  With that being said, I throw all kinds of them to my entries:  name, company, address, topic, area, zip codes.  No clue if any of it helps and I should add the whole topic to my "things to learn" list.  

Nov 21, 2017 05:29 AM
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Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

i actually stopped using the tags. I didn't see much purpose in them.

Nov 21, 2017 05:18 AM
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

Name, location, relevant key words to the post and San Diego real estate.

Nov 21, 2017 05:05 AM
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Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

My name, Subject location, subject of blog, intended audience (such as new real estate agent) name of any person or company mentioned in blog such as Honest Tea. Franchise and broker and broker location city (Palm Harbor) in addition to subject location. Sometimes I'll tag the ingredients of a good pumpkin pie. 

Nov 21, 2017 04:58 AM
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Marco Giancola
Beachfront Realty - Miami Beach, FL
Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida

Hello Inna, I didn't know you were able to tag anything in your posts.....

Nov 21, 2017 04:49 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Normally the tag relates to the subject matter.

Nov 21, 2017 04:45 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

More than tags, it is important to use key words in your first paragraph, for me usingManchester NH, Home, Buyer, seller etc

Nov 21, 2017 04:44 AM
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Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent
BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE SIGNATURE SERVICE - Mississauga, ON
REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!

It depends on the content of the post.  I  have a separate blog where I use tage, probably  6-7... I also have Yoast installed on my Word Press site.. and it has a tool to assist with SEO and Readability.. It tells me what I have to do to increase the SEO and readability.

Nov 21, 2017 04:42 AM
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Paul Antonelli
Antonelli Realty - Saint Cloud, FL
Broker Owner; Antonelli Realty

Usually related to the story, the company name and my name

Nov 21, 2017 03:59 AM
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Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

I haven't used them on here for years.  But, on my own blog, I may just use a couple of tags that are related to the article.

Nov 21, 2017 03:49 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

3 or 4. It depends on the post.

Nov 21, 2017 03:26 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

I usually fill it up with something, but I doubt that those tags do anything. Katerina Gasset, does AR tag space makes a difference? Fill it up or skip?

Nov 21, 2017 01:38 PM
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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

Lots of tags!  They may or may not help with search and SEO, but they are helpful to me when I need to track down an older post.

Just like "localism" in your post, make your tags detailed and specific.

Nov 21, 2017 06:50 AM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

Whatever is relevant to the post. I never tag myself or my location unless the location is part of the tag like, 'Charlotte Homebuyers' or something similar.

Nov 21, 2017 06:38 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

Tags that are related to the content of the post.

Nov 21, 2017 06:32 AM
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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

I tag relevant to the subject of the post.  My round-ups and Second Chance Saturdays have the most tags.  I do not tag my name or location.  If I wan an active agent, I would probably do that. 

Nov 21, 2017 06:24 AM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Happily Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

I don't use them in posts....

Nov 21, 2017 06:09 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Not a big tag user!

Nov 21, 2017 05:53 AM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

Since most of my posts are listings, the address, property type and area.

Nov 21, 2017 05:40 AM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

I do not use tags

Nov 21, 2017 05:05 AM
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Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

As many as I can fit or until I quit! I use tags on Twitter more than AR but when I do they do include the location #Danbury #Bethel #Brookfield #NewMilford and others like #Ctrealestate #Ctrealtor #CTshortsales #CTHomes #JustSold #JustListed ... you get the idea

Nov 21, 2017 05:05 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

It varies, depending on the post. I rarely tag my name or company unless it relates to the subject matter of the post.

Nov 21, 2017 04:04 AM
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Katerina Gasset
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services - Wellington, FL
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services

I always tag my name. That is a given for branding. Tagging location is a great idea, I have not been as good at remembering to do that one. I tag as many as I can depending on the content of the post. 

Nov 21, 2017 08:13 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Just a few, mostly topical and some location based.

Nov 21, 2017 10:56 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

I don't usually tag on AR.  When I do use hashtags, I do include my company name in there and I'll put as many as seem appropriate in the body.  When I'm at my computer (and I remember to) I'll make the first comment be full of tags relating to real estate.  Just be careful not to get shadow banned from having too many unrelated ones (like tagging MAGA or the latest trending tag) to try and get more views.  Allegedly the sites are onto that tactic now.

Nov 21, 2017 08:44 AM
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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

I do not use very many tags.

Nov 21, 2017 07:54 AM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

It depends but usuallly at least 5 relating to real estate, the geography, name

Nov 21, 2017 07:32 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I try to limit the tags to two or three.  I don't believe it matters for anything other than for searching within the site.

Nov 21, 2017 05:52 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I guess I should figure this out better if I should tag more.

 

Nov 26, 2017 11:07 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I tag with key words about the post.

Nov 24, 2017 04:57 AM
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Dave Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
Making Realty Dreams a Reality #WeWillGetYouHome

Currently I don't use many or any at least most of the time... what would you recommend?

Nov 22, 2017 11:30 AM
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Diana Zaccaro Broker Associate
Tropical Beachside brokered by eXp - Cocoa Beach, FL
"The Accidental Blogger" Cocoa Beach, Florida

I am not very good with these so only use a couple that relate to the blog topic.

Nov 21, 2017 08:50 PM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

I try to use one-word tags. The tags are more for my searching than for Google juice.

Nov 21, 2017 05:07 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

I may be doing this but I really do not know for sure.

Nov 21, 2017 03:08 PM